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ZIP Code 75839

Primary City:Elkhart, TX (View All Cities)
County: Anderson County
Timezone: Central (11:46am)
Area code: 903 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.6, -95.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75839

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75839. 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 75839. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75839, 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:
Elkhart, TX
Acceptable:
Slocum
Unacceptable:
Salmon

Stats and Demographics for the 75839 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75839 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 75839 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75839 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,069
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,272
Median Home Value $63,800
Land Area 147.44 sq mi
Water Area 1.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,895
Median Household Income $42,569

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male170207200190112114134139147174183184148143113664335
Female139196194163124148136165157175183170153133110967253
Total30940339435323626227030430434936635430127622316211588

Gender

 Male 2,502 49%
 Female 2,567 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,534 89.4%
 Black Or African American 292 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.8%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 101 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 94 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2514321330731927215636
Renter3279947858412814
Total5722230738537731318450

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,028 54%
 Single Guardian 363 19%
 Singles 452 24%
 Singles With Roommate 52 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,215 64%
 Households with Kids 680 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3027404431384641513843443837453940392727
Female2819333629404444393347314142303833352717
Total5846738060789085907190757979757773745444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75839 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 75839 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 75839 real estate data, the median home value of $63,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75839 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75839 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75839 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,992 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 71 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 651 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 820 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 424 19%
 Households Vacant 377 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 21 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 150 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 167 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 172 55%
 3+ Bedroom 140 45%
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 $42,569 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 75839 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. 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 75839 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,546 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 940 23%
 No Earnings 1,678 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 1,546 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 940 23%
 No Earnings 1,678 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,952 94.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 2.3%
 Worked at Home 72 3.5%
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 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 395 21.8%
 High School Graduate 1,171 64.6%
 Associate's degree 44 2.4%
 Bachelor's degree 169 9.3%
 Master's degree 4 0.2%
 Professional school degree 5 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 26 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 964 89.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75839

ZIP Code 75839 is in the Slocum Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75839.

Slocum High School
5765 East State Hwy 294
Elkhart, TX 75839
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Slocum Independent School District
Betts Elementary
2320 South Cesar Chavez Rd
Edinburg, TX 75839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edinburg Cisd School District
Elkhart Elementary
301 East Parker St
Elkhart, TX 75839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elkhart Independent School District
Elkhart Middle School
301 East Parker St
Elkhart, TX 75839
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Elkhart Independent School District
Elkhart Int
301 East Parker St
Elkhart, TX 75839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elkhart Independent School District
Slocum Elementary
5765 East State Hwy 294
Elkhart, TX 75839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Slocum Independent School District
Elkhart High School
9002 South State Hwy 19
Elkhart, TX 75839
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elkhart Independent School District

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