Laughlin A F B, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 2,225
Males: 1,258 (56.5%), Females: 967 (43.5%)

Zip code: 78840

Median resident age: 24.2 years
Median household income: $38,625
Median house value: $65,000

Races in Laughlin AFB:

  • White Non-Hispanic (71.1%)
  • Hispanic (12.3%)
  • Black (10.7%)
  • Other race (4.5%)
  • Two or more races (3.4%)
  • Filipino (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

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

Ancestries: German (20.9%), Irish (11.3%), United States (10.4%), English (5.9%), Italian (5.3%), Polish (3.2%).

Land area: 5.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Laughlin AFB

  • High school or higher: 98.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 51.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 5.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Laughlin AFB CDP

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 72.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 2.6%

4.6% Foreign born (1.9% Asia, 1.3% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Laughlin AFB:

  • VAL VERDE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; DEL RIO, TX)
  • FORT DUNCAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 49 miles; EAGLE PASS, TX)
  • UVALDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 68 miles; UVALDE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Laughlin AFB:

  • SAN ANGELO REGIONAL/MATHIS FIELD (about 140 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Abbreviation: SJT)
  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 154 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • LAREDO INTL (about 156 miles; LAREDO, TX; Abbreviation: LRD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Laughlin AFB:

  • DEL RIO INTL (about 9 miles; DEL RIO, TX; Abbreviation: DRT)
  • MAVERICK COUNTY MEML INTL (about 40 miles; EAGLE PASS, TX; Abbreviation: 5T9)
  • EDWARDS COUNTY (about 59 miles; ROCKSPRINGS, TX; Abbreviation: 69R)
Amtrak station near Laughlin AFB:

  • 8 miles: DEL RIO (100 N. MAIN ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laughlin AFB:

  • SOUTHWEST TEXAS JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 68 miles; UVALDE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,366)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 141 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO (about 152 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 14,495)
  • TEXAS A & M INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY (about 154 miles; LAREDO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,107)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 154 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 154 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • LAREDO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 155 miles; LAREDO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,449)

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