Mineola, TX Demographics


Population (year 2000): 4,550. Estimated population in July 2005: 4,994 (+9.8% change)
Males: 2,125 (46.7%), Females: 2,425 (53.3%)

Wood County

Zip code: 75773

Median resident age: 39.8 years
Median household income: $30,000 (year 2000)
Median house value: $62,300 (year 2000)

Races in Mineola:

  • White Non-Hispanic (71.8%)
  • Black (13.4%)
  • Hispanic (12.9%)
  • Other race (6.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

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

Ancestries: English (12.9%), Irish (9.6%), German (7.6%), United States (6.0%), Scottish (2.1%), Italian (2.1%).

Land area: 5.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mineola

  • High school or higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mineola city

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 56.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

10.1% Foreign born (9.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +63 (+1.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Mineola:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER QUITMAN (about 11 miles; QUITMAN, TX)
  • COZBY GERMANY HOSPIAL (about 16 miles; GRAND SALINE, TX)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL OF WINNSBORO (about 23 miles; WINNSBORO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mineola:

  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 23 miles; TYLER, TX; ID: TYR)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 58 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; ID: GGG)
  • COX FLD (about 67 miles; PARIS, TX; ID: PRX)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mineola:

  • MINEOLA WISENER FIELD (about 1 miles; MINEOLA, TX; ID: 3F9)
  • WOOD COUNTY (about 5 miles; MINEOLA/QUITMAN, TX; ID: 3T1)
  • WINNSBORO MUNI (about 24 miles; WINNSBORO, TX; ID: F51)
Amtrak station:
MINEOLA (115 E. FRONT ST.). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, 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 Mineola:

  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 10 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 28 miles; TYLER, TX; FT enrollment: 2,433)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 42 miles; ATHENS, TX; FT enrollment: 2,858)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 47 miles; KILGORE, TX; FT enrollment: 2,814)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 49 miles; COMMERCE, TX; FT enrollment: 4,998)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 78 miles; CORSICANA, TX; FT enrollment: 2,842)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 80 miles; MESQUITE, TX; FT enrollment: 4,457)

Schools

Public high school in Mineola:

  • MINEOLA H S (Students: 429; Location: 900 W PATTEN; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Mineola:

  • MINEOLA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 28; Location: 1705 NORTH NEWSOM; Grades: KG – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mineola:

  • MINEOLA PRI (Students: 451; Location: 1050 W LOOP; Grades: PK – 02)
  • MINEOLA EL (Students: 364; Location: 900 W PATTEN; Grades: PK – 05)
  • MINEOLA MIDDLE (Students: 357; Location: 1050 W LOOP; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Mineola:

  • MINEOLA MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $160,207; Location: 301 N PACIFIC ST; 40,629 books; 1,720 audio materials; 2,711 video materials; 27 serial subscriptions)