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ZIP Code 79007

Primary City:Borger, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hutchinson County
Timezone: Central (6:14pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -101.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79007

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79007. 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 79007. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79007, 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:
Borger, TX
Acceptable:
Phillips

Stats and Demographics for the 79007 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79007 is located in north Texas and covers a slightly less 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 79007 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 79007 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,542
Population Density 327 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,873
Median Home Value $60,900
Land Area 44.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,777
Median Household Income $42,613

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male55756153254040448547043841445154951634827122016116294
Female569553547518417452460493398458507496367269254219213179
Total1,1261,1141,0791,0588219379309318129091,0561,012715540474380375273

Gender

 Male 7,173 49%
 Female 7,369 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,806 81.2%
 Black Or African American 506 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 251 1.7%
 Asian 76 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 1,439 9.9%
 Two Or More Races 459 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner126545674869864532449186
Renter2023712692591981177937
Total3289169431,1281,062649528223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,997 52%
 Single Guardian 937 16%
 Singles 1,606 28%
 Singles With Roommate 237 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,729 65%
 Households with Kids 2,048 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10713310110711410012099128110113104103102128115109949473
Female10912711110713211410610398114108961171121181001051049185
Total216260212214246214226202226224221200220214246215214198185158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79007 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79007 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 79007 real estate data, the median home value of $60,900 is low 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 79007. Rentals in 79007 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79007 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,472 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 28 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,104 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,141 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,532 22%
 Households Vacant 1,096 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 338 30.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.0%
 For Sale Only 113 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 5.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 546 49.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 1%
 1 Bedroom 246 18%
 2 Bedroom 754 55%
 3+ Bedroom 359 26%
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 $42,613 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79007 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 79007 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 4,317 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,535 23%
 No Earnings 3,978 37%
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 4,317 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,535 23%
 No Earnings 3,978 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,676 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 55 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 123 2%
 Worked at Home 198 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 716 16%
 High School Graduate 2,886 65%
 Associate's degree 263 6%
 Bachelor's degree 349 8%
 Master's degree 138 3%
 Professional school degree 58 1%
 Doctorate degree 54 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,096 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 168 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 325 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79007

ZIP Code 79007 is in the Borger Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79007.

Borger Middle School
1321 South Florida
Borger, TX 79007
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Borger Independent School District
Paul Belton Elementary
800 North McGee St
Borger, TX 79007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Borger Independent School District
Crockett Elementary
400 Kaye St
Borger, TX 79007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Borger Independent School District
Gateway Elementary
401 Tristram
Borger, TX 79007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Borger Independent School District
Borger Int
1321 South Florida
Borger, TX 79007
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Borger Independent School District
Borger High School
600 West 1st St
Borger, TX 79007
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Borger Independent School District

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