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ZIP Code 79011

Primary City:Briscoe, TX (View All Cities)
County: Wheeler County
Timezone: Central (10:26pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -100.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79011

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79011. 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 79011. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79011, 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:
Briscoe, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79011 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79011 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 79011 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79011 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 236
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 132
Median Home Value $60,000
Land Area 119.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 105
Median Household Income $71,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male697622310381112101304124
Female25107056611111171064454
Total8141713279164192229201948178

Gender

 Male 122 52%
 Female 114 48%
Gender

Race

 White 218 92%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 9 4%
 Two Or More Races 5 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner055122112185
Renter14695110
Total1911212613195

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 67 64%
 Single Guardian 10 10%
 Singles 26 25%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 82 78%
 Households with Kids 23 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male03212023212400122100
Female10011210111224122200
Total13223233323624244300

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79011 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79011 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 79011 real estate data, the median home value of $60,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79011 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79011 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79011 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 236 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 15 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 63 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 20%
 Households Vacant 27 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 67%
 For Migrant Workers 1 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 7%
 2 Bedroom 2 5%
 3+ Bedroom 36 88%
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 $71,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79011 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 79011 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 79011 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 124 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 30 13%
 No Earnings 80 34%
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 124 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 30 13%
 No Earnings 80 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 119 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 20 14%
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. 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 15 14%
 High School Graduate 72 67%
 Associate's degree 8 7%
 Bachelor's degree 4 4%
 Master's degree 6 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 38 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79011

ZIP Code 79011 is in the Fort Elliott Cisd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79011.

Fort Elliott School
501 East Wilson
Briscoe, TX 79011
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fort Elliott Cisd School District

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