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ZIP Code 76501

Primary City:Temple, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bell County
Timezone: Central (2:42pm)
Area code: 254 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -97.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76501. 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 76501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76501, 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:
Temple, TX
Unacceptable:
Moffatt, Oenaville, Oscar, Ratibor, Seaton, Zabcikville

Stats and Demographics for the 76501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76501 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 76501 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 single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76501 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,897
Population Density 145 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,082
Median Home Value $91,400
Land Area 116.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,431
Median Household Income $40,237

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male65667267658645746049242747959161354948338521619212581
Female701631677600480517500542523625620600500369255219203195
Total1,3571,3031,3531,1869379779929691,0021,2161,2331,149983754471411328276

Gender

 Male 8,140 48%
 Female 8,757 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,373 61.4%
 Black Or African American 3,715 22.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.7%
 Asian 72 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 2,051 12.1%
 Two Or More Races 557 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner62403578890874593437177
Renter22049145051439620710237
Total2828941,0281,4041,270800539214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,819 44%
 Single Guardian 1,516 24%
 Singles 1,820 28%
 Singles With Roommate 276 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,123 64%
 Households with Kids 2,308 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1411351231291331361341471221391231371461311251231261219183
Female13514114614013312011514312014314713111913712911612611811198
Total276276269269266256249290242282270268265268254239252239202181

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76501 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 76501 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 76501 real estate data, the median home value of $91,400 is slightly less than average 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 76501. Rentals in 76501 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,799 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 98 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,277 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,737 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,417 34%
 Households Vacant 651 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 240 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Sale Only 67 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 295 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 1%
 1 Bedroom 499 26%
 2 Bedroom 628 33%
 3+ Bedroom 774 40%
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 $40,237 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76501 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. More commuters in 76501 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,178 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,524 20%
 No Earnings 5,189 40%
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 5,178 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,524 20%
 No Earnings 5,189 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,364 92.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 45 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 224 3.2%
 Worked at Home 264 3.8%
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 886 17%
 High School Graduate 3,343 64%
 Associate's degree 369 7%
 Bachelor's degree 417 8%
 Master's degree 130 2%
 Professional school degree 59 1%
 Doctorate degree 59 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,836 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 383 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76501

ZIP Code 76501 is in the Temple Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76501.

Wheatley Alternative Education Center
515 East Ave D
Temple, TX 76501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Temple Independent School District
Jefferson Elementary
400 West Walker St
Temple, TX 76501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Temple Independent School District
Lamar Middle School
2120 North 1st St
Temple, TX 76501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Temple Independent School District
Meridith-Dunbar Elementary
1717 East Ave J
Temple, TX 76501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Temple Independent School District
Hector P Garcia Elementary
2525 Lavendusky Dr
Temple, TX 76501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Temple Independent School District
Christ Church School
317 N 1st St
Temple, TX 76501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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