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ZIP Code 76240

Primary City:Gainesville, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Gainesville
County: Cooke County
Timezone: Central (10:59pm)
Area code: 940 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -97.2
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76240. 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 76240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76240, 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:
Gainesville, TX
Acceptable:
Callisburg, Lake Kiowa, Oak Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 76240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76240 is located in northeast 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 76240 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76240 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,120
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,378
Median Home Value $104,600
Land Area 369.44 sq mi
Water Area 3.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,883
Median Household Income $47,663

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9809118631,185867743722673704834860891731604476375257192
Female953873834905794803701731725872927862817676552508369350
Total1,9331,7841,6972,0901,6611,5461,4231,4041,4291,7061,7871,7531,5481,2801,028883626542

Gender

 Male 12,868 49%
 Female 13,252 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,342 81.7%
 Black Or African American 1,002 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 297 1.1%
 Asian 251 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 2,570 9.8%
 Two Or More Races 641 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1155788821,2641,4631,145819258
Renter43779157256645526518390
Total5521,3691,4541,8301,9181,4101,002348

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,150 52%
 Single Guardian 1,712 17%
 Singles 2,526 26%
 Singles With Roommate 495 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,583 67%
 Households with Kids 3,300 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male209209170195184199177157194147187174183172212282284226181183
Female174203192189177157178183178158147187160182174169160196206171
Total383412362384361356355340372305334361343354386451444422387354

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76240 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 76240 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 76240 real estate data, the median home value of $104,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76240 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76240 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,464 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 261 1.0%
 Nursing Facilities 275 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 112 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,384 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,140 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,359 30%
 Households Vacant 1,495 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 428 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 137 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 506 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 382 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 69 2%
 1 Bedroom 701 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,118 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,652 47%
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 $47,663 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76240 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. 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 76240 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 8,332 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,874 24%
 No Earnings 7,341 36%
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 8,332 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,874 24%
 No Earnings 7,341 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,724 93.7%
 Public transportation 32 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 247 2.2%
 Worked at Home 445 3.9%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,838 22%
 High School Graduate 4,270 52%
 Associate's degree 531 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,151 14%
 Master's degree 284 3%
 Professional school degree 110 1%
 Doctorate degree 82 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,684 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 348 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 594 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76240

ZIP Code 76240 is in the Gainesville Independent School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76240.

Gainesville Alternative Ed
1000 Radio Hill Rd
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Gainesville J J a E P
1201 Lindsay St
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Callisburg Elementary
648 Fm 3164
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Callisburg Independent School District
Callisburg Middle School
308 Dozier St
Callisburg, TX 76240
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Callisburg Independent School District
Edison Elementary
1 Edison Dr
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Gainesville Middle School
1201 Lindsay St
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Robert E Lee Int
2100 North Grand Ave
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Gainesville Head Start
912 Muller St
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
W E Chalmers Elementary
1745 Fm 3092
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Sivells Bend Elementary
1053 Cr 403
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sivells Bend Independent School District
Walnut Bend Elementary
47 C R 198
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walnut Bend Independent School District
Gainesville State School
1379 Fm 678
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Texas Juvenile Justice Department School District
Callisburg High School
308 Dozier St
Callisburg, TX 76240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Callisburg Independent School District
Daep
1000 Radio Hill Rd
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Callisburg Independent School District
Gainesville High School
2201 South I 35
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
Margaret Galubenski Achievement Center
1000 Radio Hill Rd
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gainesville Independent School District
St Marys School
931 N Weaver St
Gainesville, TX 76240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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