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ZIP Code 76520

Primary City:Cameron, TX (View All Cities)
County: Milam County
Timezone: Central (10:06am)
Coordinates:30.9, -96.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76520. 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 76520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76520, 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:
Cameron, TX
Acceptable:
Maysfield
Unacceptable:
Cross Roads, Hoyte, Jones Prairie, Pettibone

Stats and Demographics for the 76520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76520 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 76520 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 76520 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,413
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,796
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 301.27 sq mi
Water Area 1.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,210
Median Household Income $36,259

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3003343143392222191872251972882722782862281541378180
Female303324261290175224255204258244307294283215180162143150
Total603658575629397443442429455532579572569443334299224230

Gender

 Male 4,141 49%
 Female 4,272 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,141 73.0%
 Black Or African American 1,239 14.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.6%
 Asian 39 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 845 10.0%
 Two Or More Races 102 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22168264399525389286111
Renter1011911751931841017724
Total123359439592709490363135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,520 47%
 Single Guardian 654 20%
 Singles 935 29%
 Singles With Roommate 101 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,148 67%
 Households with Kids 1,062 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7064505375724970686574496066727381644946
Female5570625565516273735846505651626653595036
Total125134112108140123111143141123120991161171341391341239982

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76520 has a slightly less 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 76520 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 76520 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 76520. Rentals in 76520 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,186 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 86 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 35 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 106 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 914 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,250 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,046 28%
 Households Vacant 586 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 19.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 48 8.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 135 23.0%
 For Migrant Workers 7 1.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 269 45.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 3%
 1 Bedroom 153 16%
 2 Bedroom 532 56%
 3+ Bedroom 239 25%
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 $36,259 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76520 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 76520 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 2,036 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,368 23%
 No Earnings 2,670 44%
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 2,036 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,368 23%
 No Earnings 2,670 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,504 90.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 160 5.8%
 Worked at Home 102 3.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 609 22.4%
 High School Graduate 1,666 61.4%
 Associate's degree 99 3.6%
 Bachelor's degree 232 8.5%
 Master's degree 99 3.6%
 Professional school degree 10 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,647 89.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 141 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76520

ZIP Code 76520 is in the Cameron Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76520.

Cameron Elementary
404 East 22nd St
Cameron, TX 76520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cameron Independent School District
Cameron Middle School
404 East 22nd St
Cameron, TX 76520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cameron Independent School District
Ben Milam Elementary
1100 East 21st St
Cameron, TX 76520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cameron Independent School District
Cameron Yoe High School
303 East 12th St
Cameron, TX 76520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cameron Independent School District

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