Texarkana, TX Population

Population: 34,782. Estimated population in July 2020: 35,746 (+2.8% change)
Males: 16,380 (47.1%), Females: 18,402 (52.9%)

Bowie County

Zip codes: 75501, 75503.

Median resident age: 35.7 years
Median household income: $29,727
Median house value: $65,800

Races in Texarkana:

  • White Non-Hispanic (58.1%)
  • Black (37.0%)
  • Hispanic (2.9%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (10.0%), Irish (7.9%), English (6.4%), German (6.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%), French (2.0%).

Land area: 25.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Texarkana

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Texarkana city

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 47.6%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +1,131 (+3.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Texarkana:

  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL HEALTH CARE CENTER (2600 ST MICHAEL DR)
  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL REHAB HOSPITAL (2400 ST MICHAEL DRIVE)
  • DUBUIS HOSPITAL OF TEXARKANA (2600 ST MICHAEL DRIVE)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP OF TEXARKANA (515 WEST 12TH STREET)
  • WADLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (1000 PINE STREET)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Texarkana:

  • TEXARKANA REGIONAL-WEBB FIELD (about 6 miles; TEXARKANA, AR; Abbreviation: TXK)
  • BARKSDALE AFB (about 71 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Abbreviation: BAD)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 72 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Abbreviation: SHV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Texarkana:

  • HALL-MILLER MUNI (about 25 miles; ATLANTA, TX; Abbreviation: ATA)
  • IDA’S (about 33 miles; IDA, LA; Abbreviation: L87)
  • HOPE MUNI (about 35 miles; HOPE, AR; Abbreviation: M18)
Amtrak station near Texarkana:

  • 3 miles: TEXARKANA (100 E. FRONT ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Texarkana:

  • TEXARKANA COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,779; Location: 2500 N ROBISON RD; Public; Website: tc.cc.tx.us)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-TEXARKANA (Full-time enrollment: 690; Location: 2600 N ROBINSON RD; Public; Website: www.tamut.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • CAREER ACADEMY INC (Full-time enrollment: 31; Location: 32 OAK LAWN VILLAGE; Private, for-profit)
  • WADLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER-SCHOOL OF RAD TECHN (Location: BOX 1878; Private, not-for-profit)
  • MARY LYNNES BEAUTY SCHOOL (Location: 324 HICKORY; Private, for-profit)
  • WADLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER SCHOOL OF MED TECH (Location: 1000 PINE ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wadleyrmc.com)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Texarkana:

  • SOUTHERN ARKANSAS UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS (about 62 miles; MAGNOLIA, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,646)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 66 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,743)
  • HENDERSON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 75 miles; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,109)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-SHREVEPORT (about 81 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,059)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 92 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 113 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY (about 113 miles; GRAMBLING, LA; Full-time enrollment: 4,299)

Schools

Public high schools in Texarkana:

  • TEXAS H S (Students: 1,430; Location: 2112 KENNEDY LN; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • LIBERTY-EYLAU H S (Students: 657; Location: 2905 LEOPARD DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • PLEASANT GROVE H S (Students: 621; Location: 5406 MCKNIGHT; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • OPTIONS (Students: 98; Location: 4241 SUMMERHILL RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • ALTER SCH (Students: 85; Location: 2901 LEOPARD DR; Grades: 07 – 12)
Private high school in Texarkana:

  • N.A.I. CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 196; Location: 5801 SUMMERHILL RD; Grades: PK – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Texarkana:

  • TEXAS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,272; Location: 2100 COLLEGE DR; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • LIBERTY-EYLAU MIDDLE (Students: 802; Location: 5555 LEOPARD DR; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • PLEASANT GROVE EL (Students: 700; Location: 6500 PLEASANT GROVE RD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • PLEASANT GROVE MIDDLE (Students: 604; Location: 5605 COOKS LN; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • LIBERTY-EYLAU C K BENDER ELEMENTAR (Students: 584; Location: 2300 BUCHANAN RD; Grades: 02 – 04)
  • WESTLAWN EL (Students: 430; Location: 410 WESTLAWN DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • FIFTEENTH STREET EARLY LITERACY CE (Students: 406; Location: 2600 W 15TH ST; Grades: PK – 02)
  • LIBERTY-EYLAU PRI (Students: 393; Location: 5492 HWY 59 S; Grades: KG – 01)
  • HIGHLAND PARK EL (Students: 349; Location: 401 W 25TH ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SPRING LAKE PARK ELEMENTARY (Students: 308; Location: 4324 GHIO FISH BLVD; Grades: PK – 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Texarkana:

  • ST JAMES DAY SCHOOL (Students: 294; Location: 5501 N. STATELINE; Grades: PK – 6)
  • LIBERTY EYLAU CHR (Students: 105; Location: 4903 EYLAU LOOP ROAD; Grades: PK – 3)
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH (Students: 100; Location: 3015 MOORES LANE; Grades: PK – KG)
  • ABC KINDERGARTEN (Students: 18; Location: 3505 BEECHWOOD LANE; Grades: PK – KG)
  • BETHEL S D A SCHOOL (Students: 8; Location: PO BOX 660; Grades: KG – 7)

Libraries

Library in Texarkana:

  • TEXARKANA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $673,704; Location: 600 W 3RD ST; 84,369 books; 3,121 audio materials; 2,489 video materials; 152 serial subscriptions)