Willis, TX Population

Population: 3,985. Estimated population in July 2020: 4,172 (+4.7% change)
Males: 2,013 (50.5%), Females: 1,972 (49.5%)

Montgomery County

Zip codes: 77318, 77378.

Median resident age: 27.3 years
Median household income: $28,260
Median house value: $56,000

Races in Willis:

  • White Non-Hispanic (49.9%)
  • Hispanic (27.2%)
  • Black (21.2%)
  • Other race (14.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

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

Ancestries: Irish (9.4%), German (8.9%), United States (4.8%), English (3.0%), Italian (3.0%), French (1.9%).

Elevation: 380 feet

Land area: 3.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Willis

  • High school or higher: 62.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Willis city

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

14.2% Foreign born (14.0% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,009 (+33.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Willis:

  • CONROE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 7 miles; CONROE, TX)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP NORTH HOUSTON (about 14 miles; CONROE, TX)
  • HUNTSVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Willis:

  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 33 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 57 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
  • ELLINGTON FIELD (about 61 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: EFD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Willis:

  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY (about 8 miles; CONROE, TX; Abbreviation: CXO)
  • WILLIAMS (about 22 miles; PORTER, TX; Abbreviation: 9X1)
  • HUNTSVILLE MUNI (about 23 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: UTS)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Willis:

  • SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 21 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,429)
  • NORTH HARRIS MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 35 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,933)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 41 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 41 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW A & M UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; PRAIRIE VIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,823)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 46 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-DOWNTOWN (about 47 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,236)

Schools

Public high school in Willis:

  • WILLIS H S (Students: 1,368; Location: 1201 F M 830; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Willis:

  • C C HARDY ELEMENTARY (Students: 724; Location: 701 GERALD ST; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • LYNN LUCAS MIDDLE (Students: 721; Location: 1304 N CAMPBELL ST; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • EDWARD B CANNAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 703; Location: 7639 COUNTY LINE RD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • TURNER EL (Students: 594; Location: 10101 HWY 75 S; Grades: KG – 04)
  • PARMLEY EL (Students: 477; Location: 600 N CAMPBELL ST; Grades: KG – 04)
  • ROARK PRI (Students: 147; Location: 606 N CAMPBELL ST; Grades: PK – PK)
  • PROJECT RESTORE (Students: 7; Location: 1201 FM 830; Grades: 06 – 12)
  • STUBBLEFIELD ALTERNATIVE ACADEMY (Location: 207 PHILPOT ST; Grades: 01 – 12)
Private primary/middle school in Willis:

  • TODDS SCHOOL OF MERIT (Students: 215; Location: P.O. BOX 1025; Grades: PK – KG)