Sunset, TX Population

Population: 339. Estimated population in July 2020: 365 (+7.7% change)
Males: 173 (51.0%), Females: 166 (49.0%)

Zip code: 76270

Median resident age: 34.9 years
Median household income: $24,886
Median house value: $37,800

Races in Sunset:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.2%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.5%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (30.1%), Irish (10.3%), German (7.7%), Dutch (3.5%), English (3.2%), French (3.2%).

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sunset

  • High school or higher: 68.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 2.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 42.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sunset city

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 60.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

3.2% Foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+21.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sunset:

  • BOWIE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; BOWIE, TX)
  • WISE REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM (about 20 miles; DECATUR, TX)
  • NOCONA GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; NOCONA, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sunset:

  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 45 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
  • FORT WORTH MEACHAM INTL (about 53 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: FTW)
  • FORT WORTH NAS JRB/CARSWELL FIELD (about 53 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: NFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sunset:

  • BOWIE MUNI (about 11 miles; BOWIE, TX; Abbreviation: 0F2)
  • DECATUR MUNI (about 20 miles; DECATUR, TX; Abbreviation: LUD)
  • BRIDGEPORT MUNI (about 21 miles; BRIDGEPORT, TX; Abbreviation: 1F9)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sunset:

  • NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 46 miles; GAINESVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,018)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS (about 47 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,673)
  • TEXAS WOMAN’S UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,746)
  • TARRANT COUNTY COLLEGE (about 57 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 15,454)
  • TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 58 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,032)
  • SOUTHWESTERN BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY (about 58 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,253)
  • MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,619)