Tuscola, TX Population

Population: 714. Estimated population in July 2020: 714 (0.0% change)
Males: 338 (47.3%), Females: 376 (52.7%)

Taylor County

Zip code: 79562

Median resident age: 36.8 years
Median household income: $38,068
Median house value: $51,700

Races in Tuscola:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.0%)
  • Hispanic (7.3%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

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

Ancestries: United States (17.2%), Irish (12.2%), German (8.4%), English (6.9%), Scottish (3.4%), French (2.4%).

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Tuscola

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tuscola city

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

1.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+11.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Tuscola:

  • ABILENE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; ABILENE, TX)
  • ABILENE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 11 miles; ABILENE, TX)
  • NORTH RUNNELS HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; WINTERS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Tuscola:

  • DYESS AFB (about 15 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: DYS)
  • ABILENE REGIONAL (about 16 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: ABI)
  • SAN ANGELO REGIONAL/MATHIS FIELD (about 76 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Abbreviation: SJT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Tuscola:

  • ELMDALE AIRPARK (about 20 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: 6F4)
  • WINTERS MUNI (about 23 miles; WINTERS, TX; Abbreviation: 77F)
  • COLEMAN MUNI (about 38 miles; COLEMAN, TX; Abbreviation: COM)
Amtrak station near Tuscola:

  • 18 miles: ABILENE (GREYHOUND STA., 535 CEDAR ST.) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tuscola:

  • ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; ABILENE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,380)
  • HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,026)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 84 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 110 miles; STEPHENVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,068)
  • MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 143 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,619)
  • CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 159 miles; KILLEEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,777)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 159 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)

Schools

Public high school in Tuscola:

  • JIM NED H S (Students: 361; Location: 9TH & GARZA; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Tuscola:

  • JIM NED MIDDLE (Students: 255; Location: 9TH & GARZA; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LAWN EL (Students: 209; Location: 9TH & GARZA; Grades: PK – 05)
  • BUFFALO GAP EL (Students: 203; Location: 9TH & GARZA; Grades: PK – 05)