Trent, TX Population

Population: 318. Estimated population in July 2020: 313 (-1.6% change)
Males: 147 (46.2%), Females: 171 (53.8%)

Taylor County

Zip code: 79561

Median resident age: 38.1 years
Median household income: $40,156
Median house value: $29,500

Races in Trent:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.5%)
  • Hispanic (10.1%)
  • Black (2.8%)
  • Other race (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (19.5%), Irish (17.6%), German (8.5%), English (4.1%), Dutch (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.3%).

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Trent

  • High school or higher: 68.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Trent town

  • Never married: 14.5%
  • Now married: 66.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

3.5% Foreign born (3.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-0.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Trent:

  • ROLLING PLAINS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; SWEETWATER, TX)
  • ABILENE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; ABILENE, TX)
  • ABILENE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 25 miles; ABILENE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Trent:

  • DYESS AFB (about 20 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: DYS)
  • ABILENE REGIONAL (about 33 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: ABI)
  • SAN ANGELO REGIONAL/MATHIS FIELD (about 83 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Abbreviation: SJT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Trent:

  • AVENGER FIELD (about 23 miles; SWEETWATER, TX; Abbreviation: SWW)
  • HAMLIN MUNI (about 25 miles; HAMLIN, TX; Abbreviation: 14F)
  • FISHER COUNTY (about 30 miles; ROTAN/ROBY, TX; Abbreviation: 56F)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trent:

  • HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY (about 27 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,026)
  • ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; ABILENE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,380)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 85 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 134 miles; STEPHENVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,068)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 140 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 141 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 145 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,619)
Public primary/middle school in Trent:

  • TRENT SCHOOL (Students: 146; Location: 401 ELM; Grades: PK – 12)