Huntsville, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 35,078. Estimated population in 2021: 36,699 (+4.6% change)
Males: 21,210 (60.5%), Females: 13,868 (39.5%)

Walker County

Zip codes: 77320, 77340, 77341.

Median resident age: 28.3 years
Median household income: $27,075
Median house value: $90,400

Races in Huntsville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (55.3%)
  • Black (26.1%)
  • Hispanic (16.2%)
  • Other race (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

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

Ancestries: German (8.0%), Irish (6.1%), United States (5.5%), English (5.2%), French (2.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Elevation: 366 feet

Land area: 30.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Huntsville

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 12.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Huntsville city

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

5.5% Foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +4,160 (+13.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Huntsville:

  • HUNTSVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (110 MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DRIVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Huntsville:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER TRINITY (about 22 miles; TRINITY, TX)
  • CONROE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 27 miles; CONROE, TX)
  • MADISON ST JOSEPH HEALTH CENTER (about 31 miles; MADISONVILLE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Huntsville:

  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 54 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
  • EASTERWOOD FIELD (about 57 miles; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Abbreviation: CLL)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 77 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
Other public-use airports nearest to Huntsville:

  • HUNTSVILLE MUNI (about 3 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: UTS)
  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY (about 27 miles; CONROE, TX; Abbreviation: CXO)
  • MADISONVILLE MUNI (about 31 miles; MADISONVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: 51R)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Huntsville:

  • SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 10,429; Location: 1803 Ave I; Public; Website: www.shsu.edu/; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • SEBRING CAREER SCHOOLS (Full-time enrollment: 23; Location: 2212 AVE I; Private, for-profit)
  • HUNTSVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SCHOOL VOC NURSING (Full-time enrollment: 21; Location: 485 IH 45 S; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.huntsvillememorial.com)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Huntsville:

  • PRAIRIE VIEW A & M UNIVERSITY (about 53 miles; PRAIRIE VIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,823)
  • NORTH HARRIS MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 55 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,933)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 55 miles; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Full-time enrollment: 41,117)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 61 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 61 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 66 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-DOWNTOWN (about 67 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,236)

Schools

Public high schools in Huntsville:

  • HUNTSVILLE H S (Students: 1,899; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • HUNTSVILLE TRANSITIONAL DISCIPLINE (Students: 35; Location: 441 FM 2821; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WESTMORELAND LEARNING CENTER (Students: 27; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: 10 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Huntsville:

  • HUNTSVILLE INT (Students: 1,042; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • MANCE PARK MIDDLE (Students: 948; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • SCOTT JOHNSON EL (Students: 714; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: PK – 04)
  • STEWART EL (Students: 627; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: PK – 04)
  • HUNTSVILLE EL (Students: 568; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: PK – 04)
  • SAMUEL HOUSTON EL (Students: 527; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: PK – 04)
  • GIBBS EL (Students: 359; Location: 441 FM 2821 E; Grades: PK – 04)
Private primary/middle schools in Huntsville:

  • FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 122; Location: 111 SUMAC RD; Grades: PK – 3)
  • LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE (Students: 121; Location: 1900 NORMAL PARK; Grades: PK – 4)
  • SUMMIT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 78; Location: PO BOX 1590; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ALPHA OMEGA ACADEMY (Students: 62; Location: 2505 LAKE ST STE 1; Grades: KG – 10)
  • TREEHOUSE KNS (Students: 28; Location: 679 CLINE STREET; Grades: PK – KG)

Libraries

Library in Huntsville:

  • HUNTSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $443,862; Location: 1216 14TH ST; 64,158 books; 1,791 audio materials; 1,732 video materials; 126 serial subscriptions)

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