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ZIP Code 75966

Primary City:Newton, TX (View All Cities)
County: Newton County
Timezone: Central (10:26am)
Area code: 409 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.8, -93.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75966

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75966. 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 75966. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75966, 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:
Newton, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 75966 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75966 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 75966 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75966 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,371
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,325
Median Home Value $67,600
Land Area 270.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,862
Median Household Income $29,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16415319323224326019819719021420517415812789664623
Female14016616916011913713714315517317517316413790886251
Total30431936239236239733534034538738034732226417915410874

Gender

 Male 2,932 55%
 Female 2,439 45%
Gender

Race

 White 3,769 70.2%
 Black Or African American 1,469 27.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.4%
 Asian 19 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 31 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 60 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4014321929832925816835
Renter418955844928224
Total8123227438237828619039

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 937 50%
 Single Guardian 372 20%
 Singles 503 27%
 Singles With Roommate 50 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,232 66%
 Households with Kids 630 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3137392130261842373737433442374143634847
Female3024313232313427422247313435342733382824
Total61617053625752697959847468777168761017671

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75966 has a slightly higher 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 75966 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 75966 real estate data, the median home value of $67,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75966 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75966 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75966 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,647 87%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 666 12%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 478 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,012 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 372 16%
 Households Vacant 463 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 15.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 26 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 26.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 217 46.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 5%
 1 Bedroom 81 15%
 2 Bedroom 278 53%
 3+ Bedroom 142 27%
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 $29,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75966 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, 75966 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. Most commuters in 75966 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,059 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 758 22%
 No Earnings 1,611 47%
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 1,059 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 758 22%
 No Earnings 1,611 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,318 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 43 3%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 3%
 Worked at Home 21 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 269 18.8%
 High School Graduate 997 69.8%
 Associate's degree 68 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 84 5.9%
 Master's degree 2 0.1%
 Professional school degree 5 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 601 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 105 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75966

ZIP Code 75966 is in the Newton Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75966.

Newton Elementary
416 East St
Newton, TX 75966
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newton Independent School District
Newton Middle School
2814 Hwy 190 East
Newton, TX 75966
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newton Independent School District
Newton High School
2812 Hwy 190 East
Newton, TX 75966
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newton Independent School District

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