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ZIP Code 75216

Primary City:Dallas, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (11:27am)
Area code: 214 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.71, -96.77
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75216. 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 75216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75216, 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:
Dallas, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 75216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75216 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 75216 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75216 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,416
Population Density 3,379 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,261
Median Home Value $59,700
Land Area 14.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,784
Median Household Income $23,294

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1662,0031,7201,8911,6261,6851,4641,5201,4351,7051,6681,272983836735523291207
Female2,1351,9121,7531,7061,7871,6921,5391,3921,4661,6571,6721,3601,2431,2181,098857613586
Total4,3013,9153,4733,5973,4133,3773,0032,9122,9013,3623,3402,6322,2262,0541,8331,380904793

Gender

 Male 23,730 48%
 Female 25,686 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,110 14.4%
 Black Or African American 32,813 66.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 185 0.4%
 Asian 73 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.0%
 Other Race 8,315 16.8%
 Two Or More Races 897 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1307461,2011,6161,7272,0491,413365
Renter5631,6531,5231,6241,15361431988
Total6932,3992,7243,2402,8802,6631,732453

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,775 28%
 Single Guardian 6,673 40%
 Singles 4,537 27%
 Singles With Roommate 799 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,511 63%
 Households with Kids 6,273 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male469428419426435420361390397360345324324367395359374395368300
Female417408421442379401365373394346368364341334342331346322365367
Total886836840868814821726763791706713688665701737690720717733667

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75216 has a slightly less than average 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 75216 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 75216 real estate data, the median home value of $59,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75216 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75216 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,985 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 292 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 139 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,408 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,839 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,537 39%
 Households Vacant 2,477 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,081 43.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 40 1.6%
 For Sale Only 187 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 1.9%
 For Migrant Workers 7 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,081 43.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 131 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,062 14%
 2 Bedroom 3,640 48%
 3+ Bedroom 2,761 36%
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 $23,294 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75216 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. Residents in ZIP code 75216 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 75216. 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 10,487 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,308 17%
 No Earnings 19,482 54%
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 10,487 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,308 17%
 No Earnings 19,482 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,937 87%
 Public transportation 1,163 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 376 3%
 Worked at Home 374 3%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5,735 40.9%
 High School Graduate 7,174 51.2%
 Associate's degree 473 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 448 3.2%
 Master's degree 69 0.5%
 Professional school degree 100 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,049 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 223 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,757 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75216

ZIP Code 75216 is in the Kipp Dallas-Fort Worth School District. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75216.

Kipp Truth Academy
3200 South Lancaster Rd
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kipp Dallas-Fort Worth School District
Harry Stone Montessori Academy
4747 Veterans Dr
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
John Neely Bryan Elementary School
2001 Deer Path Dr
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Harrell Budd Elementary
2121 South Marsalis Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
W W Bushman Elementary School
4200 Bonnie View Rd
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Clara Oliver Elementary
4010 Idaho Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Oliver Wendell Holmes Humanities/Communications
2001 East Kiest Blvd
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
H I Holland El at Lisbon
4203 South Lancaster Rd
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
William B Miller Elementary School
3111 Bonnie View Rd
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Elisha M Pease Elementary
2914 Cummings St
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Roger Q Mills Elementary
1515 Lynn Haven Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Boude Storey Middle School
3000 Maryland Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Whitney M Young Jr Elementary
4601 Veterans Dr
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Sarah Zumwalt Middle School
2445 Ledbetter Dr
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
J P Starks Elementary School
3033 Tips Blvd
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Barack Obama Male Leadership Aca at Bf Darrell Mid
4730 South Lancaster
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
South Oak Cliff High School
3601 South Marsalis Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Harry Stone Montessori Academy
4747 Veterans Dr
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Barack Obama Male Leadership Aca at Bf Darrell High School
4730 South Lancaster
Dallas, TX 75216
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District

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