Asherton, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,342. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,331 (-0.8% change)
Males: 627 (46.7%), Females: 715 (53.3%)

Dimmit County

Zip code: 78827

Median resident age: 31.1 years
Median household income: $20,417
Median house value: $18,700

Races in Asherton:

  • Hispanic (94.8%)
  • Other race (21.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

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

Ancestries: .

Elevation: 552 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Asherton

  • High school or higher: 53.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 16.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Asherton city

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

4.1% Foreign born (4.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -246 (-15.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Asherton:

  • DIMMIT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX)
  • COMMUNITY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 42 miles; DILLEY, TX)
  • FORT DUNCAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 54 miles; EAGLE PASS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Asherton:

  • LAREDO INTL (about 67 miles; LAREDO, TX; Abbreviation: LRD)
  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 105 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 117 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Asherton:

  • DIMMIT COUNTY (about 7 miles; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX; Abbreviation: CZT)
  • CRYSTAL CITY MUNI (about 17 miles; CRYSTAL CITY, TX; Abbreviation: 20R)
  • COTULLA-LA SALLE COUNTY (about 38 miles; COTULLA, TX; Abbreviation: COT)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Asherton:

  • SOUTHWEST TEXAS JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 56 miles; UVALDE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,366)
  • TEXAS A & M INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY (about 65 miles; LAREDO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,107)
  • LAREDO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 67 miles; LAREDO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,449)
  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 105 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 108 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE UNIVERSITY-SAN ANTONIO (about 109 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,312)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 110 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)