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ZIP Code 75801

Primary City:Palestine, TX (View All Cities)
County: Anderson County
Timezone: Central (8:20am)
Area code: 903 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.7, -95.6
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75801. 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 75801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75801, 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:
Palestine, TX
Unacceptable:
Elmwood

Stats and Demographics for the 75801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75801 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 75801 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75801 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,799
Population Density 78 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,556
Median Home Value $81,000
Land Area 214.60 sq mi
Water Area 2.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,539
Median Household Income $39,854

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male642660569591576507516493459581551540461374218197131120
Female643595562545572573538508489571578603467377290275195232
Total1,2851,2551,1311,1361,1481,0801,0541,0019481,1521,1291,143928751508472326352

Gender

 Male 8,186 49%
 Female 8,613 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,580 68.9%
 Black Or African American 3,108 18.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98 0.6%
 Asian 149 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 1,419 8.4%
 Two Or More Races 434 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner82429554844939666449204
Renter31452346140930217211675
Total3969521,0151,2531,241838565279

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,992 46%
 Single Guardian 1,399 21%
 Singles 1,859 28%
 Singles With Roommate 289 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,313 66%
 Households with Kids 2,226 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male124127130115137120133140130139113100116101113138122110108111
Female1431301281261251081211231181251201099711111111111411297100
Total267257258241262228254263248264233209213212224249236222205211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75801 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 75801 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 75801 real estate data, the median home value of $81,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 75801. Rentals in 75801 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,557 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 176 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 66 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,082 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,085 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,372 31%
 Households Vacant 1,017 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 211 20.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.8%
 For Sale Only 122 12.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 187 18.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 441 43.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 2%
 1 Bedroom 309 16%
 2 Bedroom 821 41%
 3+ Bedroom 828 42%
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 $39,854 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75801 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 75801 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 75801 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,269 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,357 19%
 No Earnings 5,082 40%
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 5,269 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,357 19%
 No Earnings 5,082 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,544 95.5%
 Public transportation 36 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 170 2.5%
 Worked at Home 73 1.1%
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 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 1,016 19.2%
 High School Graduate 3,275 61.8%
 Associate's degree 279 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 502 9.5%
 Master's degree 132 2.5%
 Professional school degree 75 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,635 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 154 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 344 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75801

ZIP Code 75801 is in the Honors Academy. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75801.

Landmark School
101 Brushy Creek Rd
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Honors Academy
Elkhart Daep
420 West Palestine Ave
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Elkhart Independent School District
Northside Pri
2509 Hwy 155 North
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palestine Independent School District
Southside Elementary
201 Gillespie Rd
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palestine Independent School District
Story Int
5300 South Loop 256
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Palestine Independent School District
Palestine Middle School
233 Ben Milam Dr
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Palestine Independent School District
Palestine High School
1600 South Loop 256
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Palestine Independent School District
Christian Heritage Academy
1500 Crockett Rd
Palestine, TX 75801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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