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ZIP Code 79041

Primary City:Hale Center, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hale County
Timezone: Central (4:49am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.1, -101.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79041

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79041. 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 79041. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79041, 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:
Hale Center, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79041 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79041 is located in north 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 79041 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79041 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,194
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,324
Median Home Value $64,700
Land Area 265.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,115
Median Household Income $36,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male122128136126869388819712011186796162523230
Female1281331381138193951028910810387766572473836
Total250261274239167186183183186228214173155126134997066

Gender

 Male 1,590 50%
 Female 1,604 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,307 72.2%
 Black Or African American 117 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.8%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 682 21.4%
 Two Or More Races 59 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15731321641421179440
Renter2970636639431612
Total4414319523018116011052

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 635 57%
 Single Guardian 196 18%
 Singles 248 22%
 Singles With Roommate 36 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 688 62%
 Households with Kids 427 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2926272524253228192828302228252827291718
Female3318202821342429252628352227292420241615
Total6244475345595657445456654455545247533333

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79041 has a slightly less than average 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 79041 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 79041 real estate data, the median home value of $64,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79041 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79041 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79041 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,152 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 1%
 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 316 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 461 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 338 26%
 Households Vacant 209 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 12 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 6%
 For Migrant Workers 32 15%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 58 15%
 2 Bedroom 189 49%
 3+ Bedroom 140 36%
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 $36,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79041 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 79041 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 1,150 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 550 20%
 No Earnings 1,053 38%
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 1,150 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 550 20%
 No Earnings 1,053 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,492 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 1%
 Worked at Home 34 2%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 369 34.0%
 High School Graduate 603 55.6%
 Associate's degree 22 2.0%
 Bachelor's degree 34 3.1%
 Master's degree 41 3.8%
 Professional school degree 6 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 926 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79041

ZIP Code 79041 is in the Hale Center Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79041.

Carr Middle School
410 West 12th
Hale Center, TX 79041
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hale Center Independent School District
Akin Elementary
N Ave K
Hale Center, TX 79041
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hale Center Independent School District
Hale Center High School
411 Owl Dr
Hale Center, TX 79041
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hale Center Independent School District
Hale County J J a E P
103 West Cleveland
Hale Center, TX 79041
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Hale Center Independent School District

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