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ZIP Code 79005

Primary City:Booker, TX (View All Cities)
County: Lipscomb County
Timezone: Central (12:05am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -100.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79005. 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 79005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79005, 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:
Booker, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79005 is located in north 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 79005 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79005 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,735
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 639
Median Home Value $106,600
Land Area 198.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 585
Median Household Income $62,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male766977717474565759515351411818141112
Female787973596248625638664742332721241226
Total1541481501301361221181139711710093744539382338

Gender

 Male 882 51%
 Female 853 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,394 80.3%
 Black Or African American 17 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.2%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 251 14.5%
 Two Or More Races 50 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1856858980463413
Renter25493226141062
Total4310511711594564015

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 348 59%
 Single Guardian 94 16%
 Singles 126 22%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 317 54%
 Households with Kids 268 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1712121710221116101311201815201415111112
Female172011162116151116161912101612915101314
Total3432233331382627262930322831322330212426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79005 has a small 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 79005 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 79005 real estate data, the median home value of $106,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79005. Rentals in 79005 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,702 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 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 180 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 241 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 164 26%
 Households Vacant 54 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 15%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 4%
 1 Bedroom 19 11%
 2 Bedroom 88 53%
 3+ Bedroom 52 31%
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 $62,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79005 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 79005 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79005 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 79005 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 642 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 280 22%
 No Earnings 324 26%
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 642 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 280 22%
 No Earnings 324 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 671 85.7%
 Public transportation 5 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 12.9%
 Worked at Home 6 0.8%
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 115 22%
 High School Graduate 320 60%
 Associate's degree 22 4%
 Bachelor's degree 62 12%
 Master's degree 7 1%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 285 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 3.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 61 17.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79005

ZIP Code 79005 is in the Booker Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79005.

Booker Jh/High School
600 South Main St
Booker, TX 79005
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Booker Independent School District
Kirksey Elementary
600 South Main St
Booker, TX 79005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Booker Independent School District

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