Wolfforth, TX Population

Population: 2,554. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,942 (+15.2% change)
Males: 1,209 (47.3%), Females: 1,345 (52.7%)

Lubbock County

Zip code: 79382

Median resident age: 33.1 years
Median household income: $37,465
Median house value: $55,200

Races in Wolfforth:

  • White Non-Hispanic (75.4%)
  • Hispanic (22.7%)
  • Other race (12.1%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

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

Ancestries: United States (18.2%), German (11.3%), Irish (7.9%), English (7.0%), Scottish (1.5%), Dutch (1.4%).

Land area: 1.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wolfforth

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wolfforth city

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 62.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

3.1% Foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.1% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +373 (+17.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wolfforth:

  • SUNRISE CANYON HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • COVENANT CHILDREN HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • COVENANT MEDICAL CENTER (about 10 miles; LUBBOCK, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wolfforth:

  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 17 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • LEA COUNTY RGNL (about 101 miles; HOBBS, NM; Abbreviation: HOB)
  • CANNON AFB (about 108 miles; CLOVIS, NM; Abbreviation: CVS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wolfforth:

  • TOWN & COUNTRY AIRPARK (about 15 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: F82)
  • LEVELLAND MUNI (about 25 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Abbreviation: Q24)
  • SLATON MUNI (about 26 miles; SLATON, TX; Abbreviation: F49)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wolfforth:

  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 29 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 101 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 102 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 103 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 115 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)

Schools

Public high school in Wolfforth:

  • FRENSHIP H S (Students: 1,316; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Wolfforth:

  • FRENSHIP J H (Students: 837; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • J WELDON BENNETT INT (Students: 827; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • NORTH RIDGE EL (Students: 740; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • CRESTVIEW EL (Students: 589; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: KG – 04)
  • CASEY EL (Students: 587; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • WESTWIND EL (Students: 503; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • REESE EDUCATIONAL CTR (Students: 102; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 12)
  • LUBBOCK CO J J A E P (Students: 5; Location: 300 MAIN ST; Grades: 06 – 12)

Libraries

Library in Wolfforth:

  • CITY OF WOLFFORTH LIBRARY (Operating income: $27,425; Location: 328 E HIGHWAY 62/82; 10,705 books; 74 audio materials; 250 video materials; 15 serial subscriptions)