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ZIP Code 75149

Primary City:Mesquite, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (6:35am)
Area code: 214 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.77, -96.62
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75149

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75149. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 75149. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75149, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Mesquite, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 75149 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75149 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 75149 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75149 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 56,065
Population Density 3,530 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,056
Median Home Value $97,400
Land Area 15.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,691
Median Household Income $47,739

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,4222,4392,5282,4201,8281,7481,7001,8441,8121,9191,8031,3401,019716494364251145
Female2,1962,3772,4212,3551,8562,0872,0862,1431,9762,1771,9741,4741,204942704577396328
Total4,6184,8164,9494,7753,6843,8353,7863,9873,7884,0963,7772,8142,2231,6581,198941647473

Gender

 Male 26,792 48%
 Female 29,273 52%
Gender

Race

 White 33,702 60.1%
 Black Or African American 11,807 21.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 436 0.8%
 Asian 1,442 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 42 0.1%
 Other Race 6,906 12.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,730 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1691,3842,4663,2092,2971,474879205
Renter6111,9751,6641,20663028016577
Total7803,3594,1304,4152,9271,7541,044282

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,126 49%
 Single Guardian 5,153 28%
 Singles 3,666 20%
 Singles With Roommate 746 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,955 53%
 Households with Kids 8,736 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male452540501488511433450547498512488529512487519512524469396360
Female394468460462478462470477490508490488449486512503518433389334
Total8461,0089619509898959201,0249881,0209781,0179619731,0311,0151,042902785694

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75149 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 75149 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 75149 real estate data, the median home value of $97,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75149 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75149 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75149 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 55,807 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 258 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,096 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,987 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,608 33%
 Households Vacant 1,365 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 636 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Sale Only 241 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 402 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,048 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,011 31%
 3+ Bedroom 3,456 53%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,739 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75149 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 75149. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21,016 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,244 19%
 No Earnings 13,167 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21,016 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,244 19%
 No Earnings 13,167 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 25,041 93.5%
 Public transportation 105 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 36 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 944 3.5%
 Worked at Home 662 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,930 24.5%
 High School Graduate 8,359 52.1%
 Associate's degree 1,448 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,590 9.9%
 Master's degree 469 2.9%
 Professional school degree 158 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 83 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 12,756 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 806 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,728 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75149

ZIP Code 75149 is in the Legacy Preparatory School District. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75149.

Mesquite Campus
790 Windbell Circle
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Legacy Preparatory School District
Moss Elementary
1208 New Market Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Black Elementary
328 East Newsom St
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Galloway Elementary
200 Clary Dr
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Hanby Elementary
912 Cascade St
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Mcwhorter Elementary
1700 Hickory Tree Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Rugel Elementary
2701 Sybil Dr
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Rutherford Elementary
1607 Sierra Dr
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Seabourn Elementary
2300 Sandy Ln
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Tisinger Elementary
1701 Hillcrest St
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Wilkinson Middle School
2100 Crest Park Dr
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Smith Elementary
2300 Mesquite Valley Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Agnew Middle School
729 Wilkinson Dr
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
Mesquite High School
300 East Davis St
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
West Mesquite High School
2500 Memorial Parkway
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesquite Independent School District
C P Preparatory School
603 S Bryan Belt Line Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Meadow Oaks Academy
1412 S Belt Line Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesquite Baptist Academy
1212 S Belt Line Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Little Red Schoolhouse
412 S Bryan Belt Line Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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