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ZIP Code 76705

Primary City:Waco, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Waco
County: Mclennan County
Timezone: Central (4:36am)
Area code: 254 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.6, -97.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76705. 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 76705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76705, 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:
Waco, TX
Acceptable:
Bellmead, Lacy Lakeview
Unacceptable:
Gholson, Hallsburg, Northcrest

Stats and Demographics for the 76705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76705 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 76705 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76705 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,155
Population Density 255 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,391
Median Home Value $81,000
Land Area 114.30 sq mi
Water Area 4.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,349
Median Household Income $37,609

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1131,1221,1361,3221,3991,1581,044865874988969808668486398264183101
Female1,0811,1299981,0859751,0479798538609521,005854704530446342208209
Total2,1942,2512,1342,4072,3742,2052,0231,7181,7341,9401,9741,6621,3721,016844606391310

Gender

 Male 14,898 51%
 Female 14,257 49%
Gender

Race

 White 18,966 65.1%
 Black Or African American 5,449 18.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 209 0.7%
 Asian 182 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 3,564 12.2%
 Two Or More Races 781 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1126839391,4441,313984626207
Renter6741,15775769043518710635
Total7861,8401,6962,1341,7481,171732242

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,698 45%
 Single Guardian 2,456 24%
 Singles 2,607 25%
 Singles With Roommate 588 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,468 62%
 Households with Kids 3,881 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male222221202239235215210207255212278211217218224224238278358329
Female212212231209240223222208236194201211203189220217230207211197
Total434433433448475438432415491406479422420407444441468485569526

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76705 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 76705 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 76705 real estate data, the median home value of $81,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76705 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76705 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76705 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,912 95.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 855 2.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 52 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 270 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 66 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,463 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,845 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,041 35%
 Households Vacant 1,042 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 446 42.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.0%
 For Sale Only 71 6.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 6.2%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 414 39.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 85 2%
 1 Bedroom 815 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,445 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,711 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 $37,609 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76705 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 76705 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 9,167 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,175 23%
 No Earnings 7,916 36%
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 9,167 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,175 23%
 No Earnings 7,916 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,351 94.9%
 Public transportation 6 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 63 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 333 2.8%
 Worked at Home 208 1.7%
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. 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 1,913 22.2%
 High School Graduate 4,938 57.3%
 Associate's degree 859 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 639 7.4%
 Master's degree 201 2.3%
 Professional school degree 11 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 58 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,208 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 434 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 517 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76705

ZIP Code 76705 is in the Gholson Independent School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76705.

Gholson School
137 Hamilton Dr
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gholson Independent School District
Connally Elementary
300 Cadet Way
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Connally Independent School District
Hallsburg Elementary
2313 Hallsburg Rd
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hallsburg Independent School District
La Vega Int H P Miles Campus
4201 Williams Rd
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Vega Independent School District
La Vega Pri
4400 Harrison
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Vega Independent School District
La Vega Elementary
3100 Wheeler St
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Vega Independent School District
Connally High School
900 North Lacy Dr
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Connally Independent School District
La Vega High School
555 North Loop 340
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Vega Independent School District
La Vega J H George Dixon Campus
4401 Orchard Ln
Waco, TX 76705
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: La Vega Independent School District

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