Hughes Springs, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,856. Estimated population in 2021: 1,876 (+1.1% change)
Males: 828 (44.6%), Females: 1,028 (55.4%)

Cass County

Zip code: 75656

Median resident age: 35.3 years
Median household income: $21,603
Median house value: $46,300

Races in Hughes Springs:

  • White Non-Hispanic (74.7%)
  • Black (20.0%)
  • Hispanic (4.1%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (20.4%), Irish (9.3%), English (8.9%), German (5.6%), French (2.5%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Elevation: 367 feet

Land area: 2.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Hughes Springs

  • High school or higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hughes Springs city

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

1.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +36 (+2.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Hughes Springs:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hughes Springs:

  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 43 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: GGG)
  • TEXARKANA REGIONAL-WEBB FIELD (about 55 miles; TEXARKANA, AR; Abbreviation: TXK)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 69 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Abbreviation: SHV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hughes Springs:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hughes Springs:

  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 46 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 64 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 66 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 71 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,743)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-SHREVEPORT (about 83 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,059)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 90 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 90 miles; COMMERCE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,998)

Schools

Public high school in Hughes Springs:

  • HUGHES SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 298; Location: 212-B KEASLER; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Hughes Springs:

  • HUGHES SPRINGS ELEMENTARY (Students: 440; Location: 212-B KEASLER; Grades: PK – 05)
  • HUGHES SPRINGS J H (Students: 232; Location: 212-B KEASLER; Grades: 06 – 08)

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