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ZIP Code 76126

Primary City:Fort Worth, TX (View All Cities)
County: Tarrant County
Timezone: Central (6:37am)
Area code: 682 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.6, -97.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76126

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76126. 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 76126. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76126, 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:
Fort Worth, TX
Acceptable:
Benbrook, Ft Worth

Stats and Demographics for the 76126 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76126 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less 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 76126 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76126 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,395
Population Density 305 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,414
Median Home Value $142,900
Land Area 63.56 sq mi
Water Area 5.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,884
Median Household Income $76,330

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male59458558653443658758459263077281474367647930126512779
Female602603579503450646578630654848872819728523343288189156
Total1,1961,1881,1651,0378861,2331,1621,2221,2841,6201,6861,5621,4041,002644553316235

Gender

 Male 9,384 48%
 Female 10,011 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,354 89.5%
 Black Or African American 565 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 0.6%
 Asian 390 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 551 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 399 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner416801,0431,5221,480932544127
Renter163417299304208802618
Total2041,0971,3421,8261,6881,012570145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,685 59%
 Single Guardian 1,024 13%
 Singles 1,848 23%
 Singles With Roommate 327 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,457 69%
 Households with Kids 2,427 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male124133118991141351041231091171311001221161101051201089190
Female125123104123116126128106127110123111114121106129109897082
Total249256222222230261232229236227254211236237216234229197161172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76126 has a small 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 76126 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 76126 real estate data, the median home value of $142,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76126 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76126 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76126 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,285 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,501 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,868 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,515 18%
 Households Vacant 530 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 136 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 184 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 2%
 1 Bedroom 314 24%
 2 Bedroom 391 29%
 3+ Bedroom 592 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 $76,330 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 76126 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. Most commuters in 76126 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 7,754 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,905 18%
 No Earnings 5,293 33%
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 7,754 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,905 18%
 No Earnings 5,293 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,061 93.0%
 Public transportation 45 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 1.2%
 Worked at Home 494 5.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 375 6%
 High School Graduate 3,148 48%
 Associate's degree 498 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,537 23%
 Master's degree 718 11%
 Professional school degree 140 2%
 Doctorate degree 136 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,612 66.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 823 21.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 488 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76126

ZIP Code 76126 is in the Fort Worth Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76126.

Benbrook Elementary
800 Mercedes St
Fort Worth, TX 76126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Worth Independent School District
Westpark Elementary
10117 Westpark Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Worth Independent School District
Benbrook Middle School
201 Overcrest
Fort Worth, TX 76126
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Worth Independent School District

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