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ZIP Code 76844

Primary City:Goldthwaite, TX (View All Cities)
County: Mills County
Timezone: Central (2:12pm)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.4, -98.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76844. 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 76844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76844, 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:
Goldthwaite, TX
Unacceptable:
Caradan

Stats and Demographics for the 76844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76844 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 76844 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76844 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,550
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,037
Median Home Value $94,700
Land Area 409.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,433
Median Household Income $43,421

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1201061071396974757412412010713711511887704645
Female1061061251006873819210512812111613311998836895
Total226212232239137147156166229248228253248237185153114140

Gender

 Male 1,733 49%
 Female 1,817 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,137 88.4%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.4%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 309 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 70 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner147715619224622513367
Renter2565535447372418
Total3914220924629326215785

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 807 56%
 Single Guardian 193 13%
 Singles 395 28%
 Singles With Roommate 38 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 999 70%
 Households with Kids 434 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2419262613232022281815212429253145271117
Female1529231925202118222033272520242517231117
Total3948494538434140503848484949495662502234

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76844 has a large 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 76844 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 76844 real estate data, the median home value of $94,700 is slightly less 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 76844. Rentals in 76844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,453 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 2.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 429 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 681 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 323 16%
 Households Vacant 604 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 5.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 48 7.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 305 50.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 199 32.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 61 18%
 2 Bedroom 92 28%
 3+ Bedroom 177 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 $43,421 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 76844 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 76844 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 1,139 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 385 13%
 No Earnings 1,333 47%
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 1,139 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 385 13%
 No Earnings 1,333 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,315 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 3%
 Worked at Home 53 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. 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 290 24.3%
 High School Graduate 558 46.9%
 Associate's degree 104 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 136 11.4%
 Master's degree 59 5.0%
 Professional school degree 37 3.1%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 766 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76844

ZIP Code 76844 is in the Orenda Charter School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76844.

New Horizons
850 Fm 574 West
Goldthwaite, TX 76844
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Orenda Charter School District
Goldthwaite Elementary
1501 Campbell St
Goldthwaite, TX 76844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goldthwaite Independent School District
Goldthwaite Middle School
1507 Trent St
Goldthwaite, TX 76844
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Goldthwaite Independent School District
Goldthwaite High School
1509 Hannah Valley Rd
Goldthwaite, TX 76844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Goldthwaite Independent School District

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