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ZIP Code 76821

Primary City:Ballinger, TX (View All Cities)
County: Runnels County
Timezone: Central (2:07am)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.7, -99.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76821. 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 76821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76821, 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:
Ballinger, TX
Unacceptable:
Bethel, Blanton, Pony

Stats and Demographics for the 76821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76821 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 76821 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76821 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,869
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,369
Median Home Value $66,800
Land Area 305.00 sq mi
Water Area 4.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,896
Median Household Income $34,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16016321818011512310611613216017719613611987656153
Female151164185143114116901431661741861681631601011087199
Total311327403323229239196259298334363364299279188173132152

Gender

 Male 2,367 49%
 Female 2,502 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,110 84.4%
 Black Or African American 104 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.8%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 521 10.7%
 Two Or More Races 79 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2110419429731625916766
Renter3990888675413518
Total6019428238339130020284

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 970 51%
 Single Guardian 350 18%
 Singles 518 27%
 Singles With Roommate 58 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,257 66%
 Households with Kids 639 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3334283537313330323831464855483434442020
Female3236332531323535313130514132193633233222
Total6570616068636865636961978987677067675242

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76821 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 76821 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 76821 real estate data, the median home value of $66,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76821 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76821 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,708 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 48 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 111 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 574 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 850 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 472 20%
 Households Vacant 473 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 47 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 87 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 275 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 46 9%
 2 Bedroom 201 37%
 3+ Bedroom 292 54%
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 $34,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76821 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 76821 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 1,619 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 699 18%
 No Earnings 1,664 42%
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 1,619 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 699 18%
 No Earnings 1,664 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,862 94.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 113 5.7%
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 325 21.3%
 High School Graduate 890 58.4%
 Associate's degree 0 0.0%
 Bachelor's degree 242 15.9%
 Master's degree 59 3.9%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 988 91.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 1.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76821

ZIP Code 76821 is in the Ballinger Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76821.

Ballinger Elementary
800 Broad Ave
Ballinger, TX 76821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballinger Independent School District
Ballinger J H
1006 Conda Ave
Ballinger, TX 76821
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ballinger Independent School District
Ballinger High School
2107 North Broadway
Ballinger, TX 76821
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ballinger Independent School District

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