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ZIP Code 76259

Primary City:Ponder, TX (View All Cities)
County: Denton County
Timezone: Central (10:09pm)
Coordinates:33.21, -97.30
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76259

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76259. 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 76259. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76259, 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:
Ponder, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 76259 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76259 is located in northeast 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 76259 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76259 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,618
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,682
Median Home Value $138,200
Land Area 56.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,577
Median Household Income $76,021

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male158169199175118146165170176220169142131845719144
Female1342242001631021371541811642151641641188537261618
Total29239339933822028331935134043533330624916994453022

Gender

 Male 2,316 50%
 Female 2,302 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,236 91.7%
 Black Or African American 88 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.8%
 Asian 17 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 143 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 96 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner181692823602671454311
Renter20865758451240
Total382553394183121574711

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,044 66%
 Single Guardian 207 13%
 Singles 254 16%
 Singles With Roommate 72 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 888 56%
 Households with Kids 689 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3525283731372834393634513543453828362828
Female2425293049415043414347413435393840222421
Total5950576780787877807981926978847668585249

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76259 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 76259 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 76259 real estate data, the median home value of $138,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76259 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76259 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76259 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,618 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 1,004 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 282 17%
 Households Vacant 105 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 13 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 4%
 2 Bedroom 134 42%
 3+ Bedroom 172 54%
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 $76,021 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76259 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. Most commuters in 76259 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,792 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 785 22%
 No Earnings 978 28%
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 1,792 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 785 22%
 No Earnings 978 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,179 95.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 0.2%
 Worked at Home 93 4.1%
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. 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 193 12.7%
 High School Graduate 956 63.1%
 Associate's degree 175 11.6%
 Bachelor's degree 136 9.0%
 Master's degree 30 2.0%
 Professional school degree 4 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 20 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,177 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 4.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76259

ZIP Code 76259 is in the Ponder Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76259.

Ponder Elementary
401 West Bailey
Ponder, TX 76259
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponder Independent School District
Ponder J H
501 Shaffner St
Ponder, TX 76259
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ponder Independent School District
Ponder High School
300 West Bailey
Ponder, TX 76259
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ponder Independent School District

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