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ZIP Code 76642

Primary City:Groesbeck, TX (View All Cities)
County: Limestone County
Timezone: Central (12:51am)
Area code: 254 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -96.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76642. 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 76642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76642, 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:
Groesbeck, TX
Acceptable:
Lake Limestone, Lk Limestone
Unacceptable:
Box Church, Thelma

Stats and Demographics for the 76642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76642 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 76642 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76642 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,057
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,967
Median Home Value $102,300
Land Area 255.48 sq mi
Water Area 13.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,409
Median Household Income $42,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2201802262613063743202982442642532182151731281017336
Female18819220019217015718617017425023823518419212712683103
Total408372426453476531506468418514491453399365255227156139

Gender

 Male 3,890 55%
 Female 3,167 45%
Gender

Race

 White 5,305 75.2%
 Black Or African American 952 13.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.3%
 Asian 23 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 596 8.4%
 Two Or More Races 162 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3318222438740831621563
Renter5512111012264663112
Total8830333450947238224675

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,287 53%
 Single Guardian 392 16%
 Singles 641 27%
 Singles With Roommate 89 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,608 67%
 Households with Kids 801 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4346434838323433435339424646525356524864
Female2648433232423343424437364043394942392338
Total699486807074677685977678868991102989171102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76642 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 76642 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 76642 real estate data, the median home value of $102,300 is slightly less than average 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 76642. Rentals in 76642 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,077 86.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 863 12.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 111 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 901 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 927 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 581 20%
 Households Vacant 558 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 11.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 44 7.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 5.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 260 46.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 27.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 71 18%
 2 Bedroom 156 39%
 3+ Bedroom 169 42%
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 $42,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 76642 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 76642 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,848 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,069 18%
 No Earnings 2,973 50%
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 1,848 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,069 18%
 No Earnings 2,973 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,109 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 3%
 Worked at Home 100 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. 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 760 26%
 High School Graduate 1,668 58%
 Associate's degree 111 4%
 Bachelor's degree 218 8%
 Master's degree 84 3%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,130 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 63 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 138 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76642

ZIP Code 76642 is in the Groesbeck Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76642.

Groesbeck Elementary
801 South Ellis
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Groesbeck Independent School District
Groesbeck Middle School
410 Elwood Enge Dr
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Groesbeck Independent School District
Groesbeck High School
1202 North Ellis
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Groesbeck Independent School District
Alternative Learning Center
701 South Ellis
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Groesbeck Independent School District
Limestone County Juvenile Detention Center
819 West Trinity
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Groesbeck Independent School District

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