Troup, TX Population

Population: 1,949. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,052 (+5.3% change)
Males: 876 (44.9%), Females: 1,073 (55.1%)

Smith County

Zip code: 75789

Median resident age: 34.5 years
Median household income: $29,969
Median house value: $55,900

Races in Troup:

  • White Non-Hispanic (69.8%)
  • Black (20.9%)
  • Hispanic (6.9%)
  • Other race (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)

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

Ancestries: United States (24.1%), German (6.4%), English (6.0%), Irish (5.3%), Scottish (2.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Land area: 2.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Troup

  • High school or higher: 66.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Troup city

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

4.3% Foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.2% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +238 (+13.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Troup:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER JACKSONVILLE (about 16 miles; JACKSONVILLE, TX)
  • MOTHER FRANCES HOSPITAL JACKSONVILLE (about 16 miles; JACKSONVILLE, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MED CTR REHAB HOSP (about 18 miles; TYLER, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Troup:

  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 24 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 34 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: GGG)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 93 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Abbreviation: SHV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Troup:

  • TARRANT FIELD (about 13 miles; MOUNT SELMAN, TX; Abbreviation: 6X0)
  • RUSK COUNTY (about 19 miles; HENDERSON, TX; Abbreviation: F12)
  • CHEROKEE COUNTY (about 21 miles; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: JSO)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Troup:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 18 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 24 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 35 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 51 miles; ATHENS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,858)
  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 61 miles; LUFKIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,773)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 92 miles; CORSICANA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,842)

Schools

Public high school in Troup:

  • TROUP H S (Students: 300; Location: 927 ARP DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Troup:

  • TROUP EL (Students: 489; Location: 927 ARP DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • TROUP MIDDLE (Students: 231; Location: 927 ARP DR; Grades: 05 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Troup:

  • CAMERON-J. JARVIS TROUP MUNICIPAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $52,396; Location: 102 S GEORGIA; 18,033 books; 165 audio materials; 990 video materials; 14 serial subscriptions)