Bovina, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,874. Estimated population in 2021: 1,804 (-3.7% change)
Males: 942 (50.3%), Females: 932 (49.7%)

Parmer County

Zip code: 79009

Median resident age: 27.5 years
Median household income: $27,426
Median house value: $31,600

Races in Bovina:

  • Hispanic (72.2%)
  • Other race (46.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (25.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

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

Ancestries: United States (3.9%), English (2.7%), Irish (2.1%), German (1.9%).

Elevation: 4067 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Bovina

  • High school or higher: 40.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bovina city

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 64.2%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

35.9% Foreign born (35.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +280 (+17.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Bovina:

  • PARMER COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; FRIONA, TX)
  • MULESHOE AREA MED CTR (about 23 miles; MULESHOE, TX)
  • PLAINS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER CLOVIS (about 25 miles; CLOVIS, NM)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Bovina:

  • CANNON AFB (about 32 miles; CLOVIS, NM; Abbreviation: CVS)
  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 96 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 96 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Bovina:

  • CLOVIS MUNI (about 15 miles; CLOVIS, NM; Abbreviation: CVN)
  • BENGER AIR PARK (about 17 miles; FRIONA, TX; Abbreviation: Q54)
  • MULESHOE MUNICIPAL (about 29 miles; MULESHOE, TX; Abbreviation: 2T1)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bovina:

  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 40 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 71 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 76 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 84 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 84 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 97 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • NEW MEXICO HIGHLANDS UNIVERSITY (about 169 miles; LAS VEGAS, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,278)

Schools

Public high school in Bovina:

  • BOVINA H S (Students: 145; Location: 500 HALSELL ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Bovina:

  • BOVINA EL (Students: 305; Location: 500 HALSELL ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • BOVINA MIDDLE (Students: 125; Location: 500 HALSELL ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

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