Wortham, TX Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,082. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,089 (+0.6% change)
Males: 483 (44.6%), Females: 599 (55.4%)

Freestone County

Zip code: 76693

Median resident age: 35.9 years
Median household income: $23,988 (year 2000)
Median house value: $38,400 (year 2000)

Races in Wortham:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.5%)
  • Black (17.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (18.1%), English (10.9%), Irish (9.1%), German (7.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), French (2.5%).

Land area: 2.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wortham

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wortham town

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

2.5% Foreign born (2.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +63 (+6.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wortham:

  • PARKVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; MEXIA, TX)
  • LIMESTONE MEDICAL CENTER (about 20 miles; GROESBECK, TX)
  • NAVARRO REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; CORSICANA, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wortham:

  • WACO REGIONAL (about 54 miles; WACO, TX; ID: ACT)
  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 77 miles; DALLAS, TX; ID: DAL)
  • DRAUGHON-MILLER CENTRAL TEXAS REGIONAL (about 79 miles; TEMPLE, TX; ID: TPL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wortham:

  • MEXIA-LIMESTONE CO (about 11 miles; MEXIA, TX; ID: LXY)
  • TEAGUE MUNI (about 15 miles; TEAGUE, TX; ID: 68F)
  • C DAVID CAMPBELL FIELD-CORSICANA MUNI (about 17 miles; CORSICANA, TX; ID: CRS)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wortham:

  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 20 miles; CORSICANA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,842)
  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-WACO (about 46 miles; WACO, TX; FT enrollment: 3,218)
  • BAYLOR UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; WACO, TX; FT enrollment: 13,183)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 51 miles; ATHENS, TX; FT enrollment: 2,858)
  • MCLENNAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 52 miles; WACO, TX; FT enrollment: 3,658)
  • SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 71 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 8,231)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE (about 72 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 3,029)

Schools

Public high school in Wortham:

  • WORTHAM H S (Students: 145; Location: 200 S 5TH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Wortham:

  • WORTHAM EL (Students: 198; Location: 200 S 5TH ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • WORTHAM MIDDLE (Students: 82; Location: 200 S 5TH ST; Grades: 06 – 08)