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ZIP Code 76859

Primary City:Menard, TX (View All Cities)
County: Menard County
Timezone: Central (8:26am)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.9, -99.8
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 76859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 76859. 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 76859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 76859, 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:
Menard, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 76859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 76859 is located in central Texas and covers an extremely 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 76859 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 76859 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,982
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,462
Median Home Value $53,100
Land Area 718.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 869
Median Household Income $30,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male605770574956322844667780749054324129
Female603850492950434452778170836753505040
Total1209512010678106757296143158150157157107829169

Gender

 Male 996 50%
 Female 986 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,611 81.3%
 Black Or African American 11 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.9%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 303 15.3%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner740551141391529437
Renter144333413827287
Total21838815517717912244

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 443 51%
 Single Guardian 112 13%
 Singles 286 33%
 Singles With Roommate 28 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 652 75%
 Households with Kids 217 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171141819129891692010151681313710
Female1117131184998915651513416884
Total2828172927161817172524261530291229211514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 76859 has an extremely 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 76859 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 76859 real estate data, the median home value of $53,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 76859 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 76859 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 76859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,944 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 190 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 448 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 231 16%
 Households Vacant 593 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 8.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Sale Only 11 1.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 335 56.5%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 182 30.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 9%
 1 Bedroom 22 11%
 2 Bedroom 121 60%
 3+ Bedroom 40 20%
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 $30,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 76859 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 76859 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 76859 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 450 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 462 30%
 No Earnings 607 40%
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 450 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 462 30%
 No Earnings 607 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 732 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 7%
 Worked at Home 10 1%
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 195 30%
 High School Graduate 306 48%
 Associate's degree 20 3%
 Bachelor's degree 68 11%
 Master's degree 53 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 492 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 76859

ZIP Code 76859 is in the Menard Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 76859.

Menard Elementary
200 Gay
Menard, TX 76859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Menard Independent School District
Menard J H
300 Gay St
Menard, TX 76859
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Menard Independent School District
Menard High School
401 West Travis St
Menard, TX 76859
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Menard Independent School District

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