Lockney, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 2,056. Estimated population in 2021: 1,878 (-8.7% change)
Males: 969 (47.1%), Females: 1,087 (52.9%)

Floyd County

Zip code: 79241

Median resident age: 33.4 years
Median household income: $29,074
Median house value: $39,500

Races in Lockney:

  • Hispanic (51.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (45.5%)
  • Other race (22.8%)
  • Black (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)

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

Ancestries: United States (9.6%), Irish (5.2%), English (3.5%), German (3.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Scottish (1.2%).

Elevation: 3283 feet

Land area: 1.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lockney

  • High school or higher: 64.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lockney town

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

5.9% Foreign born (5.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -161 (-7.3%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Lockney:

  • W J MANGOLD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (320 N MAIN ST BOX 37)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Lockney:

  • COVENANT HOSPITAL PLAINVIEW (about 21 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • SWISHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 35 miles; TULIA, TX)
  • CROSBYTON CLINIC HOSPITAL (about 36 miles; CROSBYTON, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lockney:

  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 42 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 78 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
  • CANNON AFB (about 131 miles; CLOVIS, NM; Abbreviation: CVS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lockney:

  • FLOYDADA MUNICIPAL (about 13 miles; FLOYDADA, TX; Abbreviation: Q41)
  • HALE COUNTY (about 20 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: PVW)
  • JOE VAUGHN SPRAYING (about 29 miles; KRESS, TX; Abbreviation: 29F)

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Lockney:

  • GREGG SCHOOL OF AUCTIONEERING (Location: H C RTE 4 BOX 118; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lockney:

  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 21 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 76 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 79 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 132 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 151 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)

Schools

Public high school in Lockney:

  • LOCKNEY H S (Students: 197; Location: 416 W WILLOW; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Lockney:

  • LOCKNEY EL (Students: 296; Location: 416 W WILLOW; Grades: PK – 05)
  • LOCKNEY J H (Students: 154; Location: 416 W WILLOW; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LOCKNEY-DAEP (Location: 416 W WILLOW; Grades: N – N )

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