Tye, TX Population

Population: 1,158. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,141 (-1.5% change)
Males: 552 (47.7%), Females: 606 (52.3%)

Taylor County

Zip code: 79563

Median resident age: 32.7 years
Median household income: $25,568
Median house value: $29,000

Races in Tye:

  • White Non-Hispanic (85.0%)
  • Hispanic (11.4%)
  • Other race (5.3%)
  • Black (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

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

Ancestries: Irish (17.4%), United States (15.6%), English (9.8%), German (8.1%), French (3.2%), Dutch (1.1%).

Elevation: 1796 feet

Land area: 4.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Tye

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tye city

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

2.2% Foreign born (1.0% Asia, 0.8% Europe, 0.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +95 (+8.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Tye:

  • ABILENE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; ABILENE, TX)
  • ABILENE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; ABILENE, TX)
  • HENDRICK CENTER FOR EXTENDED CARE (about 13 miles; ABILENE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Tye:

  • DYESS AFB (about 3 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: DYS)
  • ABILENE REGIONAL (about 15 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: ABI)
  • SAN ANGELO REGIONAL/MATHIS FIELD (about 87 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Abbreviation: SJT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Tye:

  • ELMDALE AIRPARK (about 16 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: 6F4)
  • ARLEDGE FIELD (about 33 miles; STAMFORD, TX; Abbreviation: F56)
  • HAMLIN MUNI (about 33 miles; HAMLIN, TX; Abbreviation: 14F)
Amtrak station near Tye:

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

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tye:

  • HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,026)
  • ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; ABILENE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,380)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 93 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 116 miles; STEPHENVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,068)
  • MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 134 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,619)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 157 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 157 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)