Groves, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 15,733. Estimated population in 2021: 15,006 (-4.6% change)
Males: 7,560 (48.1%), Females: 8,173 (51.9%)

Jefferson County

Zip code: 77619

Median resident age: 39.2 years
Median household income: $42,692
Median house value: $61,000

Races in Groves:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.2%)
  • Hispanic (7.8%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Vietnamese (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

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

Ancestries: French (18.2%), Irish (11.2%), German (10.0%), United States (9.4%), English (8.6%), French Canadian (6.3%).

Land area: 5.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Groves

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Groves city

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 63.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

2.5% Foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -859 (-5.2%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Groves:

  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL (5500 39TH ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Groves:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Groves:

  • SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL (about 7 miles; BEAUMONT/PORT ARTHUR, TX; Abbreviation: BPT)
  • LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL (about 50 miles; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Abbreviation: LCH)
  • CHENNAULT INTL (about 57 miles; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Abbreviation: CWF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Groves:

  • ORANGE COUNTY (about 12 miles; ORANGE, TX; Abbreviation: ORG)
  • BEAUMONT MUNI (about 22 miles; BEAUMONT, TX; Abbreviation: BMT)
  • HAWTHORNE FIELD (about 36 miles; KOUNTZE/SILSBEE, TX; Abbreviation: 45R)
Amtrak station near Groves:

  • 17 miles: BEAUMONT (2555 W. CEDAR ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Groves:

  • LAMAR UNIVERSITY-BEAUMONT (about 15 miles; BEAUMONT, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,888)
  • MCNEESE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Full-time enrollment: 6,460)
  • LEE COLLEGE (about 73 miles; BAYTOWN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,099)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-CLEAR LAKE (about 87 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,735)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 88 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-CENTRAL CAMPUS (about 88 miles; PASADENA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,102)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-SOUTH CAMPUS (about 94 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,513)
Public primary/middle schools in Groves:

  • GROVES MIDDLE (Students: 549; Location: 5201 WILSON ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • GROVES EL (Students: 379; Location: 3901 CLEVELAND AVE; Grades: 04 – 05)
  • VAN BUREN EL (Students: 320; Location: 6400 VAN BUREN; Grades: KG – 03)
  • PRE SCHOOL CTR (Students: 118; Location: 5840 W JEFFERSON; Grades: PK – PK)
Private primary/middle school in Groves:

  • TRIANGLE SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST (Students: 6; Location: 2701 W. PARKWAY-DRAWER H; Grades: 1 – 8)

Libraries

Library in Groves:

  • GROVES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $191,702; Location: 5600 W WASHINGTON ST; 41,660 books; 810 audio materials; 1,325 video materials; 42 serial subscriptions)

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