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ZIP Code 75241

Primary City:Dallas, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (8:28am)
Area code: 214 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.67, -96.76
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75241

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75241. 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 75241. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75241, 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 75241 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75241 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 75241 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 75241 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,066
Population Density 1,008 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,137
Median Home Value $78,300
Land Area 26.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,179
Median Household Income $30,870

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0481,1291,1411,16983272967566377882675762355451041429916383
Female1,0011,0891,0391,089897942983961915924912788719740717474274209
Total2,0492,2182,1802,2581,7291,6711,6581,6241,6931,7501,6691,4111,2731,2501,131773437292

Gender

 Male 12,393 46%
 Female 14,673 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,362 5.0%
 Black Or African American 23,920 88.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.4%
 Asian 49 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 1,370 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 263 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner564767999961,1271,362770169
Renter16994986864841122612627
Total2251,4251,6671,6441,5381,588896196

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,739 30%
 Single Guardian 4,008 44%
 Singles 2,125 23%
 Singles With Roommate 307 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,498 60%
 Households with Kids 3,681 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male216210196235244213231210231232223226217243246276265211171195
Female190203195217216216215220222225198210196210205226243242173185
Total406413391452460429446430453457421436413453451502508453344380

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75241 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 75241 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 75241 real estate data, the median home value of $78,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75241 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75241 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75241 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,664 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 151 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 175 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 51 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,336 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,419 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,424 34%
 Households Vacant 958 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 484 50.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.8%
 For Sale Only 85 8.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 1.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 346 36.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 337 9.6%
 2 Bedroom 1,081 30.7%
 3+ Bedroom 2,091 59.4%
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 $30,870 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75241 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 75241 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 75241. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,105 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,548 16%
 No Earnings 11,849 53%
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 7,105 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,548 16%
 No Earnings 11,849 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,211 92.3%
 Public transportation 455 5.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 0.5%
 Worked at Home 187 2.1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,800 23.3%
 High School Graduate 5,121 66.4%
 Associate's degree 301 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 308 4.0%
 Master's degree 144 1.9%
 Professional school degree 18 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 25 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,024 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 286 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 836 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75241

ZIP Code 75241 is in the Gateway Charter Academy. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75241.

Gateway Charter Academy - Middle - High School
1015 East Wheatland Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gateway Charter Academy
Children First of Dallas
425 East Wheatland Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Children First Academy of Dallas
Gateway Charter Academy -Elementary
6103 University Hills Blvd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gateway Charter Academy
Thomas L Marsalis Elementary
5640 South Marsalis Ave
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
R L Thornton Elementary School
6011 Old Ox Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
J N Ervin Elementary School
3722 Black Oak Dr
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Kennedy-Curry Middle School
6605 Sebring
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Wilmer-Hutchins Elementary
7475 J J Lemmon Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Medlock Youth Village
1508 East Langdon Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Academy for Academic Excellence
A Maceo Smith New Tech High School
3030 Stag Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Collegiate Academy
1700 East Camp Wisdom
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Reserved for Future Use
3030 Stag Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Wilmer-Hutchins High School
5520 Langdon Rd
Dallas, TX 75241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District

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