dcsimg

People

Total Population 4,872
Male Share of the Population 51%
Female Share of the Population 49%
Senior Citizens 17.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,523
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 49.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $40,978
% Above Poverty Level 72.6%
% Below Poverty Level 27.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 23.9%
Median Gross Rent $592
Median House Value $59,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 59.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.4%
Irish 6.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Tulia Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles S of Amarillo, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 248 miles W of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Swisher
Standard Zip Codes 79088
Phone Area Codes 806
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.535
Longitude -101.758

Tulia Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station TULIA
Distance 0.5 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 50 F
Apr Temp 40 to 72 F
Jul Temp 64 to 91 F
Oct Temp 44 to 74 F
Annual Precip 20.7 inches
Station PLAINVIEW
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 49 F
Apr Temp 44 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 73 F
Annual Precip 19.9 inches
Station DIMMITT 2 N
Distance 32.1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 49 F
Apr Temp 37 to 71 F
Jul Temp 62 to 90 F
Oct Temp 41 to 71 F
Annual Precip 19.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Tulia, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Vigo Park (79088)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Edmonson 109 $68,750
Happy 754 $52,143
Hart 1,216 $47,813

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Tulia Public Libraries

Library
Swisher County Library
127 SW 2ND ST
Tulia, Texas
(806) 995-3447
Library Web Site

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Diesel Technology
  • Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • CNC Machining & Manufacturing
  • Encompasses the Lincoln Tech, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Lincoln College of New England brands.
  • Lincoln schools made more than $15 million available nationally through scholarships to qualified students in 2015.
  • Designated a Military Friendly School for the 6th year in a row by Victory Media; offers exclusive scholarship for servicemen and women and their families.
  • First Lincoln Tech campus opened in 1946; now 30 campuses in 15 states across the United States.
  • Campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), Accrediting Commission of Career Schools (ACCSC), Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and New England Association of Schools and Colleges – Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NEASC)
camnpus icon
Grand Prairie
Request Info
Programs
  • Cosmetology
  • Manicurist
  • Students can obtain experience and expertise in the latest cosmetology procedures and techniques, plus the salon business skills needed to put their talents to use.  
  • Offers cosmetology training to prepare students for a career as a professional stylist, skin care specialist, image consultant, make up technician, and more.
  • Each campus features a public salon and spa for student practice.
  • The Milan Institute has successfully graduated over 25,000 students since 1985.
  • Part of the family-owned Milan Institute school group.
  • 8 campuses across California, Texas, Nevada, and Idaho, in addition to 11 Milan Institute campuses.
camnpus icon
Amarillo
Request Info
Programs
  • Nurse Educator (PGC)
  • Healthcare Administration (AMBA)
  • Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Online Bachelor's programs include Healthcare Management, Public Health, IT, Psychology, BBA & Criminal Justice
  • Dedicated to delivering quality education and personalized attention to students since 1899
  • Provide a range of campus experiences and services online including advising, tutoring, student community, and career services
  • Give students and alumni access to career assistants who help with resumes, cover letters, job hunting, and more.
Programs
  • Master of Science in Information Assurance
  • Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance and Cyber Security
  • Master of Science in Criminology - Leadership Focus
Advance your career with Regis University College for Professional Studies. We offer bachelor's and master's degrees in the areas of education and counseling, management, computer and information sciences, and humanities and social sciences.
Programs
  • Masters of Social Work
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration - Business Process Innovation
  • Teaches academic excellence, career preparation, & civic engagement for success
  • More than 40 undergraduate majors and 50 minors, including top-ranked programs
  • In a recent survey, 90% of seniors rated overall experience as excellent or good
  • Middle States Commission on Higher Education w/110 acre campus near Philadelphia
  • Military Friendly School in the top 20 % helping military families, Victory Media

Tulia High Schools

TULIA H S
501 HORNET PL
806-995-2759
A Title I School.
Serves 361 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.7

Study Online in Tulia
Additional Resources
Info for Tulia Government Officials


Are you an official in the Tulia government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top