Goldsmith, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 253. Estimated population in 2021: 262 (+3.6% change)
Males: 133 (52.6%), Females: 120 (47.4%)

Ector County

Zip code: 79741

Median resident age: 38.3 years
Median household income: $38,125
Median house value: $29,000

Races in Goldsmith:

  • White Non-Hispanic (74.7%)
  • Hispanic (23.7%)
  • Other race (9.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)

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

Ancestries: United States (11.5%), Irish (8.3%), English (6.7%), German (6.3%), Scottish (4.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%).

Elevation: 3141 feet

Land area: 0.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Goldsmith

  • High school or higher: 72.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 1.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goldsmith city

  • Never married: 17.1%
  • Now married: 67.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

0.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -43 (-14.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Goldsmith:

  • ODESSA REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; ODESSA, TX)
  • MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; ODESSA, TX)
  • PERMIAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; ANDREWS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Goldsmith:

  • MIDLAND INTERNATIONAL (about 29 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Abbreviation: MAF)
  • LEA COUNTY RGNL (about 64 miles; HOBBS, NM; Abbreviation: HOB)
  • CAVERN CITY AIR TRML (about 116 miles; CARLSBAD, NM; Abbreviation: CNM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Goldsmith:

  • ODESSA-SCHLEMEYER FIELD (about 17 miles; ODESSA, TX; Abbreviation: ODO)
  • ANDREWS COUNTY (about 24 miles; ANDREWS, TX; Abbreviation: E11)
  • ROY HURD MEMORIAL (about 35 miles; MONAHANS, TX; Abbreviation: E01)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goldsmith:

  • ODESSA COLLEGE (about 14 miles; ODESSA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,555)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 37 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 113 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 125 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SUL ROSS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 133 miles; ALPINE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,076)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 140 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 159 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)

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