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ZIP Code 79045

Primary City:Hereford, TX (View All Cities)
County: Deaf Smith County
Timezone: Central (11:39am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -102.6
ZIP (~30 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79045

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79045. 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 79045. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79045, 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:
Hereford, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79045 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79045 is located in northwest 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 79045 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79045 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,473
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,102
Median Home Value $80,000
Land Area 1,220.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,369
Median Household Income $41,975

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male935876855849661663646574589591590521394300240196134100
Female912902840755586637654571567587560537408330268242195208
Total1,8471,7781,6951,6041,2471,3001,3001,1451,1561,1781,1501,058802630508438329308

Gender

 Male 9,714 50%
 Female 9,759 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,066 77.4%
 Black Or African American 242 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 177 0.9%
 Asian 61 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 3,460 17.8%
 Two Or More Races 465 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner102532727867799564409130
Renter29057845734625714011754
Total3921,1101,1841,2131,056704526184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,552 56%
 Single Guardian 1,299 20%
 Singles 1,280 20%
 Singles With Roommate 238 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,505 55%
 Households with Kids 2,864 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171198213182177180168184167178172181154170170188178180133139
Female187207171164175191190165181188175164158155147147151165145104
Total358405384346352371358349348366347345312325317335329345278243

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79045 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79045 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 79045 real estate data, the median home value of $80,000 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 79045. Rentals in 79045 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79045 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,102 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 79 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 126 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 159 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,023 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,107 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,239 32%
 Households Vacant 733 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 124 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 71 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 7%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 447 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 67 3%
 1 Bedroom 300 14%
 2 Bedroom 854 39%
 3+ Bedroom 986 45%
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 $41,975 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79045 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79045 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 6,216 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,681 19%
 No Earnings 4,909 36%
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 6,216 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,681 19%
 No Earnings 4,909 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,533 94.9%
 Public transportation 14 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 160 2.0%
 Worked at Home 232 2.9%
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 1,892 34.1%
 High School Graduate 2,637 47.6%
 Associate's degree 163 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 594 10.7%
 Master's degree 186 3.4%
 Professional school degree 48 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,404 88.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 217 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 378 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79045

ZIP Code 79045 is in the Hereford Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79045.

Aikman Elementary
900 Ave K
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Bluebonnet Elementary
221 16th St
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Hereford J H
704 La Plata Dr
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Northwest Elementary
400 Moreman
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Tierra Blanca Elementary
615 Columbia Dr
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
West Central Elementary
120 Campbell St
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Special Programs Center
711 Park Ave
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Walcott Elementary
4275 Hwy 214
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walcott Independent School District
Hereford High School
200 Ave F
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hereford Independent School District
Hereford Preparatory Academy
704 La Plata
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Hereford Independent School District
St Anthony School
120 W Park Ave
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Baptist Kindergarten
500 Main St
Hereford, TX 79045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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