Avinger, TX Demographics


Population (year 2000): 464. Estimated population in July 2005: 455 (-1.9% change)
Males: 215 (46.3%), Females: 249 (53.7%)

Cass County

Zip code: 75630

Median resident age: 42.3 years
Median household income: $20,809 (year 2000)
Median house value: $32,300 (year 2000)

Races in Avinger:

  • White Non-Hispanic (74.6%)
  • Black (22.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (13.8%), Irish (9.3%), English (8.4%), German (5.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), Norwegian (2.2%).

Land area: 1.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Avinger

  • High school or higher: 72.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Avinger town

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-2.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Avinger:

  • LINDEN MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; LINDEN, TX)
  • LONGVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 27 miles; LONGVIEW, TX)
  • MARSHALL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 27 miles; MARSHALL, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Avinger:

  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 37 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; ID: GGG)
  • TEXARKANA REGIONAL-WEBB FIELD (about 55 miles; TEXARKANA, AR; ID: TXK)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 61 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; ID: SHV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Avinger:

  • MANNING FIELD (about 16 miles; JEFFERSON, TX; ID: 6F7)
  • GREATER MORRIS COUNTY (about 18 miles; DAINGERFIELD, TX; ID: 8F5)
  • CYPRESS RIVER (about 21 miles; JEFFERSON, TX; ID: 24F)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avinger:

  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 42 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 64 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; FT enrollment: 2,743)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 65 miles; TYLER, TX; FT enrollment: 2,433)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 65 miles; TYLER, TX; FT enrollment: 5,872)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-SHREVEPORT (about 75 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; FT enrollment: 3,059)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 83 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; FT enrollment: 10,217)
  • SOUTHERN ARKANSAS UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS (about 97 miles; MAGNOLIA, AR; FT enrollment: 2,646)

Schools

Public high school in Avinger:

  • AVINGER H S (Students: 81; Location: 245 CONNOR ST; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Avinger:

  • AVINGER EL (Students: 87; Location: 245 CONNOR ST; Grades: PK – 06)