Anthony, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 3,850. Estimated population in 2021: 4,072 (+5.8% change)
Males: 2,616 (67.9%), Females: 1,234 (32.1%)

Zip code: 79821

Median resident age: 32.5 years
Median household income: $26,295
Median house value: $57,900

Races in Anthony:

  • Hispanic (82.8%)
  • Other race (14.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (12.4%)
  • Black (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)

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

Ancestries: United States (2.0%).

Land area: 6.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Anthony

  • High school or higher: 56.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 14.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anthony town

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 71.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 4.4%

36.6% Foreign born (28.3% Latin America, 4.4% Asia, 3.8% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +508 (+15.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Anthony:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Anthony:

  • BIGGS AAF (about 20 miles; FORT BLISS/EL PASO/, TX; Abbreviation: BIF)
  • EL PASO INTL (about 21 miles; EL PASO, TX; Abbreviation: ELP)
  • LAS CRUCES INTERNATIONAL (about 30 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM; Abbreviation: LRU)
Other public-use airports nearest to Anthony:

  • DONA ANA COUNTY AT SANTA TERESA (about 12 miles; SANTA TERESA, NM; Abbreviation: 5T6)
  • WEST TEXAS (about 32 miles; EL PASO, TX; Abbreviation: T27)
  • FABENS (about 47 miles; FABENS, TX; Abbreviation: E35)
Amtrak station near Anthony:

  • 18 miles: EL PASO (700 SAN FRANCISCO AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anthony:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO (about 17 miles; EL PASO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 12,071)
  • NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 23 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 12,562)
  • NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY-DONA ANA (about 23 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,380)
  • EL PASO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; EL PASO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,127)
  • COCHISE COLLEGE (about 209 miles; DOUGLAS, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO-MAIN CAMPUS (about 210 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Full-time enrollment: 18,780)
  • ALBUQUERQUE TECHNICAL VOCATIONAL INSTITUTE (about 212 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Full-time enrollment: 9,188)

Schools

Public high school in Anthony:

  • ANTHONY H S (Students: 197; Location: 610 SIXTH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Anthony:

  • ANTHONY EL (Students: 397; Location: 610 SIXTH ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • ANTHONY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 177; Location: 610 6TH ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

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