Timpson, TX Population

Population: 1,094. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,144 (+4.6% change)
Males: 461 (42.1%), Females: 633 (57.9%)

Shelby County

Zip code: 75975

Median resident age: 37.3 years
Median household income: $17,500
Median house value: $42,400

Races in Timpson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (59.4%)
  • Black (35.6%)
  • Hispanic (4.5%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (19.7%), English (17.5%), Irish (4.5%), German (4.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), French (2.6%).

Elevation: 408 feet

Land area: 2.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Timpson

  • High school or higher: 63.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Timpson city

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 19.5%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

4.5% Foreign born (4.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +69 (+6.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Timpson:

  • SHELBY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 18 miles; CENTER, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER-CARTHAGE (about 18 miles; CARTHAGE, TX)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Timpson:

Other public-use airports nearest to Timpson:

  • CENTER MUNI (about 19 miles; CENTER, TX; Abbreviation: F17)
  • PANOLA COUNTY-SHARPE FIELD (about 20 miles; CARTHAGE, TX; Abbreviation: 4F2)
  • SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY (about 31 miles; SAN AUGUSTINE, TX; Abbreviation: 78R)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Timpson:

  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 21 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)
  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 47 miles; LUFKIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,773)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 47 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-SHREVEPORT (about 62 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,059)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 66 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,743)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 69 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 84 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)

Schools

Public high school in Timpson:

  • TIMPSON H S (Students: 194; Location: 836 BEAR DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Timpson:

  • TIMPSON EL (Students: 234; Location: 836 BEAR DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • TIMPSON MIDDLE (Students: 140; Location: 836 BEAR DR; Grades: 06 – 08)