Uvalde, TX Population

Population: 14,929. Estimated population in July 2020: 16,441 (+10.1% change)
Males: 7,083 (47.4%), Females: 7,846 (52.6%)

Uvalde County

Zip codes: 78801.

Median resident age: 31.0 years
Median household income: $25,259
Median house value: $42,900

Races in Uvalde:

  • Hispanic (75.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (23.2%)
  • Other race (22.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)

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

Ancestries: German (4.6%), English (3.5%), United States (3.4%), Irish (3.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.1%).

Elevation: 907 feet

Land area: 6.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Uvalde

  • High school or higher: 55.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Uvalde city

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

13.9% Foreign born (13.2% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+0.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Uvalde:

  • UVALDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (1025 GARNER FIELD ROAD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Uvalde:

  • MEDINA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 48 miles; HONDO, TX)
  • MEDINA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 48 miles; HONDO, TX)
  • DIMMIT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 48 miles; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Uvalde:

  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 86 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 95 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
  • LAREDO INTL (about 118 miles; LAREDO, TX; Abbreviation: LRD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Uvalde:

  • GARNER FIELD (about 5 miles; UVALDE, TX; Abbreviation: UVA)
  • REAL COUNTY (about 36 miles; LEAKEY, TX; Abbreviation: 49R)
  • CRYSTAL CITY MUNI (about 37 miles; CRYSTAL CITY, TX; Abbreviation: 20R)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Uvalde:

  • SOUTHWEST TEXAS JUNIOR COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,366; Location: 2401 GARNER FIELD RD; Public; Website: www.swtjc.cc.tx.us)
  • SOUTHWEST SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND TECHNICAL CAREERS (Location: 122 W. NORTH; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Uvalde:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO (about 85 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 14,495)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 87 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 87 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)
  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 87 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE UNIVERSITY-SAN ANTONIO (about 89 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,312)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 92 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)
  • TRINITY UNIVERSITY (about 92 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,474)

Schools

Public high schools in Uvalde:

  • UVALDE H S (Students: 1,386; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • EXCEL ACADEMY (Students: 67; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Uvalde:

  • DALTON EL (Students: 787; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: PK – KG)
  • UVALDE J H (Students: 747; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • FLORES EL (Students: 702; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • ROBB EL (Students: 495; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 01 – 04)
  • ANTHON EL (Students: 435; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 01 – 04)
  • BENSON EL (Students: 426; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 01 – 04)
  • GABRIEL TAFOLLA CHARTER SCHOOL (Students: 138; Location: 400 NORTH GETTY; Grades: PK – 12)
  • BATESVILLE EL (Students: 134; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: PK – 04)
  • BATESVILLE MIDDLE (Students: 103; Location: 1000 N GETTY; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • CLUSTER V SP ED (Location: 308 N PIPER LN; Grades: N – N )
Private primary/middle schools in Uvalde:

  • SACRED HEART PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 159; Location: 401 WEST LEONA STREET; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST PHILIPS EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 119; Location: 115 WEST MESQUITE STREET; Grades: PK – 6)

Libraries

Library in Uvalde:

  • EL PROGRESO MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $309,704; Location: 129 W NOPAL ST; 43,427 books; 760 audio materials; 905 video materials; 90 serial subscriptions)