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ZIP Code 75831

Primary City:Buffalo, TX (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:15am)
Coordinates:31.4, -96.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75831

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75831. 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 75831. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75831, 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:
Buffalo, TX
Acceptable:
Keechi
Unacceptable:
Flo, Lanely

Stats and Demographics for the 75831 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75831 is located in east Texas and covers a large 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 75831 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75831 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,386
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,706
Median Home Value $86,600
Land Area 255.15 sq mi
Water Area 1.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,105
Median Household Income $50,575

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male167194168188143132155155127213210196175166130794738
Female158201160178148144144145157209226163182178129904744
Total3253953283662912762993002844224363593573442591699482

Gender

 Male 2,683 50%
 Female 2,703 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,566 84.8%
 Black Or African American 295 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.3%
 Asian 25 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 405 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 78 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3214620337036233616949
Renter571148099423394
Total8926028346940436917853

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,247 59%
 Single Guardian 304 14%
 Singles 482 23%
 Singles With Roommate 72 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,422 68%
 Households with Kids 683 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3831363248422352293440402826394835382826
Female2837332841393244452534343136443649311829
Total6668696089815596745974745962838484694655

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75831 has a slightly higher 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 75831 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 75831 real estate data, the median home value of $86,600 is slightly less than average 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 75831. Rentals in 75831 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75831 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,357 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 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 731 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 936 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 438 16%
 Households Vacant 601 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 96 16.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Sale Only 21 3.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 346 57.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 19.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 3%
 1 Bedroom 65 18%
 2 Bedroom 181 51%
 3+ Bedroom 98 28%
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 $50,575 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 75831 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 75831 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 75831 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,611 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,002 22%
 No Earnings 2,006 43%
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 1,611 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,002 22%
 No Earnings 2,006 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,114 95.2%
 Public transportation 7 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 2.8%
 Worked at Home 36 1.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 388 21.4%
 High School Graduate 1,145 63.1%
 Associate's degree 68 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 163 9.0%
 Master's degree 40 2.2%
 Professional school degree 5 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,198 88.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 1.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75831

ZIP Code 75831 is in the Buffalo Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75831.

Buffalo Elementary
1700 East Commerce
Buffalo, TX 75831
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo Independent School District
Buffalo J H
335 Bison Trl
Buffalo, TX 75831
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Buffalo Independent School District
Buffalo High School
1724 North Buffalo Ave
Buffalo, TX 75831
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo Independent School District

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