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ZIP Code 76548

Primary City:Harker Heights, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bell County
Timezone: Central (9:43am)
Area code: 254 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.06, -97.65
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76548. 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 76548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76548, 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:
Harker Heights, TX
Acceptable:
Harker Hts, Killeen

Stats and Demographics for the 76548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76548 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 76548 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76548 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,344
Population Density 1,698 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,214
Median Home Value $162,500
Land Area 15.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,367
Median Household Income $63,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1331,1061,1911,1049211,0328851,0171,0119118205375153022221539547
Female9871,1131,0791,0318831,0109541,1651,0691,040822637488348250227115124
Total2,1202,2192,2702,1351,8042,0421,8392,1822,0801,9511,6421,1741,003650472380210171

Gender

 Male 13,002 49%
 Female 13,342 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,516 63%
 Black Or African American 5,324 20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 260 1%
 Asian 1,011 4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 229 1%
 Other Race 1,381 5%
 Two Or More Races 1,623 6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner707481,4381,43595054229854
Renter5501,2609755822981055210
Total6202,0082,4132,0171,24864735064

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,215 56%
 Single Guardian 1,824 19%
 Singles 1,808 19%
 Singles With Roommate 520 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,139 55%
 Households with Kids 4,228 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male232233218216197230222233224228242229241251241238277176172151
Female195190230204209243207216238210194221218236264211221187148153
Total427423448420406473429449462438436450459487505449498363320304

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76548 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 76548 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 76548 real estate data, the median home value of $162,500 is slightly higher 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 76548. Rentals in 76548 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,178 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 166 0.6%
 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 4,345 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,190 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,832 38%
 Households Vacant 847 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 411 48.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1.9%
 For Sale Only 175 20.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 2.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 21.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 308 9.7%
 2 Bedroom 998 31.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,872 58.8%
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 $63,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 76548 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 76548 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 9,288 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,026 20%
 No Earnings 6,426 33%
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 9,288 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,026 20%
 No Earnings 6,426 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,925 94.5%
 Public transportation 26 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 44 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 344 3.0%
 Worked at Home 226 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 550 7%
 High School Graduate 4,051 53%
 Associate's degree 820 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,403 18%
 Master's degree 465 6%
 Professional school degree 166 2%
 Doctorate degree 165 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,672 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 547 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 636 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76548

ZIP Code 76548 is in the Killeen Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76548.

Harker Heights Elementary
726 South Ann Blvd
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Killeen Independent School District
Eastern Hills Middle School
300 Indian Trl
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Killeen Independent School District
Mountain View Elementary
500 Mountain Lion Rd
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Killeen Independent School District
Union Grove Middle School
101 East Iowa Dr
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Killeen Independent School District
Skipcha Elementary
515 Prospector Trl
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Killeen Independent School District
Harker Heights High School
1001 Fm 2410
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Killeen Independent School District

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