Alba, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 430. Estimated population in 2021: 479 (+11.4% change)
Males: 197 (45.8%), Females: 233 (54.2%)

Wood County

Zip code: 75410

Median resident age: 41.8 years
Median household income: $23,438
Median house value: $52,400

Races in Alba:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (44.2%), Irish (9.3%), Italian (4.2%), German (3.7%), English (2.6%), Dutch (1.9%).

Elevation: 451 feet

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Alba

  • High school or higher: 63.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alba town

  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

2.1% Foreign born (2.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -60 (-12.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Alba:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Alba:

  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 35 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
  • COX FLD (about 60 miles; PARIS, TX; Abbreviation: PRX)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 71 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: GGG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Alba:

  • WOOD COUNTY (about 12 miles; MINEOLA/QUITMAN, TX; Abbreviation: 3T1)
  • MINEOLA WISENER FIELD (about 13 miles; MINEOLA, TX; Abbreviation: 3F9)
  • CANTON-HACKNEY (about 21 miles; CANTON, TX; Abbreviation: 7F5)
Amtrak station near Alba:

  • 14 miles: MINEOLA (115 E. FRONT ST.). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alba:

  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 23 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 37 miles; COMMERCE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,998)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 40 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; ATHENS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,858)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 60 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 70 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 75 miles; CORSICANA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,842)

Schools

Public high school in Alba:

  • ALBA-GOLDEN H S (Students: 311; Location: 1373 CR 2377; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Alba:

  • ALBA-GOLDEN EL (Students: 479; Location: 1373 CR 2377; Grades: PK – 06)

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