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ZIP Code 76531

Primary City:Hamilton, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Central (9:22pm)
Area code: 254 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.7, -98.2
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76531. 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 76531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76531, 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:
Hamilton, TX
Unacceptable:
Indian Gap, Shive

Stats and Demographics for the 76531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76531 is located in central 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 76531 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76531 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,978
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,591
Median Home Value $79,000
Land Area 382.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,031
Median Household Income $40,509

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1421261621441081421291181281701791461601761411237765
Female11614115114110211010911912815915918117019716210696195
Total258267313285210252238237256329338327330373303229173260

Gender

 Male 2,436 49%
 Female 2,542 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,712 94.7%
 Black Or African American 23 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.6%
 Asian 32 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 136 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1910917028630635922779
Renter44107858759463117
Total6321625537336540525896

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,103 54%
 Single Guardian 267 13%
 Singles 583 29%
 Singles With Roommate 78 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,483 73%
 Households with Kids 548 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3828253020312624252926393929372725421315
Female2621252233213229263321303631224325321916
Total6449505253525853516247697560597050743231

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76531 has a slightly higher 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 76531 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1940s. Looking at 76531 real estate data, the median home value of $79,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76531 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76531 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76531 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,777 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 154 3.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 621 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 934 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 476 18%
 Households Vacant 560 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 7.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 51 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 254 45.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 37.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 67 17%
 2 Bedroom 206 52%
 3+ Bedroom 121 31%
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 $40,509 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76531 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 76531 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,275 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 794 21%
 No Earnings 1,765 46%
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 1,275 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 794 21%
 No Earnings 1,765 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,677 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 4%
 Worked at Home 64 4%
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 304 18.4%
 High School Graduate 1,022 61.8%
 Associate's degree 49 3.0%
 Bachelor's degree 198 12.0%
 Master's degree 81 4.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 653 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76531

ZIP Code 76531 is in the Hamilton Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76531.

Ann Whitney Elementary
400 South College
Hamilton, TX 76531
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton Independent School District
Hamilton J H
410 South College
Hamilton, TX 76531
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hamilton Independent School District
Hamilton High School
610 South College
Hamilton, TX 76531
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamilton Independent School District

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