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ZIP Code 75840

Primary City:Fairfield, TX (View All Cities)
County: Freestone County
Timezone: Central (3:59am)
Coordinates:31.8, -96.0
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75840. 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 75840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75840, 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:
Fairfield, TX
Unacceptable:
Grindstone, Turlington, Ward Prairie, Young

Stats and Demographics for the 75840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75840 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 75840 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75840 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,076
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,160
Median Home Value $85,800
Land Area 273.31 sq mi
Water Area 4.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,653
Median Household Income $43,723

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male262257256252197190227212199223255230209181117935948
Female235273267227169200218204217255233234216181134122103121
Total497530523479366390445416416478488464425362251215162169

Gender

 Male 3,467 49%
 Female 3,609 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,176 73.1%
 Black Or African American 1,031 14.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 1.0%
 Asian 38 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 637 9.0%
 Two Or More Races 120 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3622530945142432420976
Renter591451338861573719
Total9537044253948538124695

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,482 56%
 Single Guardian 424 16%
 Singles 680 26%
 Singles With Roommate 67 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,698 64%
 Households with Kids 955 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5553514847465066484551395764516650483738
Female4148495151634754586247475358525247512539
Total96101100999810997120106107988611012210311897996277

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75840 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 75840 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 75840 real estate data, the median home value of $85,800 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 75840. Rentals in 75840 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,919 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 27 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 130 1.8%
 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 1,004 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,050 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 599 19%
 Households Vacant 507 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 15.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 39 7.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 173 34.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 197 38.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 60 10%
 2 Bedroom 319 54%
 3+ Bedroom 216 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 $43,723 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 75840 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, 75840 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 75840 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 2,309 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,107 20%
 No Earnings 2,146 39%
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 2,309 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,107 20%
 No Earnings 2,146 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,015 97.7%
 Public transportation 24 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 0.4%
 Worked at Home 11 0.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 319 15%
 High School Graduate 1,443 67%
 Associate's degree 104 5%
 Bachelor's degree 169 8%
 Master's degree 91 4%
 Professional school degree 23 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,388 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75840

ZIP Code 75840 is in the Dew Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75840.

Freestone Navarro Alternative
900 South Bateman
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dew Independent School District
Freestone Navarro Alternative
900 South Bateman
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fairfield Independent School District
Teague Daep
900 South Bateman
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Teague Independent School District
Fairfield Elementary
330 West Main St
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfield Independent School District
Fairfield J H
701 Post Oak Rd
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fairfield Independent School District
Fairfield Int
605 North Fairway
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfield Independent School District
Fairfield High School
631 Post Oak Rd
Fairfield, TX 75840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfield Independent School District

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