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ZIP Code 76665

Primary City:Meridian, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bosque County
Timezone: Central (3:51am)
Area code: 254 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.9, -97.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76665

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76665. 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 76665. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76665, 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:
Meridian, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 76665 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76665 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 76665 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76665 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,526
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,242
Median Home Value $84,700
Land Area 159.07 sq mi
Water Area 1.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 972
Median Household Income $42,616

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8779108927364526566988886668859462317
Female6610286775853636184849681828478443931
Total153181194169131117115126150182184167148172137906248

Gender

 Male 1,257 50%
 Female 1,269 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,207 87.4%
 Black Or African American 78 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 194 7.7%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner738891371321598318
Renter235656594534279
Total309414519617719311027

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 516 53%
 Single Guardian 161 17%
 Singles 263 27%
 Singles With Roommate 32 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 668 69%
 Households with Kids 304 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2122161619121317182625221421222116191413
Female151451832151818191123131920101329131214
Total3636213451273135373748353341323445322627

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76665 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 76665 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 76665 real estate data, the median home value of $84,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76665 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76665 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76665 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,456 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 31 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 321 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 342 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 309 25%
 Households Vacant 270 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 19 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 120 44%
 For Migrant Workers 9 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 95 24.5%
 2 Bedroom 184 47.4%
 3+ Bedroom 106 27.3%
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 $42,616 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76665 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 76665 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 704 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 465 22%
 No Earnings 915 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 704 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 465 22%
 No Earnings 915 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 932 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 3%
 Worked at Home 22 2%
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 189 25%
 High School Graduate 428 57%
 Associate's degree 31 4%
 Bachelor's degree 60 8%
 Master's degree 31 4%
 Professional school degree 15 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 490 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76665

ZIP Code 76665 is in the Kopperl Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76665.

Meridian Aep
607 F St
Meridian, TX 76665
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kopperl Independent School District
Meridian Elementary
550 Cr 2515
Meridian, TX 76665
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Independent School District
Meridian High School
500 East 2515
Meridian, TX 76665
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Independent School District

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