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ZIP Code 79061

Primary City:Mobeetie, TX (View All Cities)
County: Wheeler County
Timezone: Central (9:43am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -100.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79061. 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 79061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79061, 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:
Mobeetie, TX
Unacceptable:
Old Mobeetie

Stats and Demographics for the 79061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79061 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 79061 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79061 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 316
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 196
Median Home Value $81,700
Land Area 162.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 136
Median Household Income $60,357

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male888175641111898171016641
Female691412886126913611206661
Total14172229131410231717221428302212102

Gender

 Male 157 50%
 Female 159 50%
Gender

Race

 White 289 91.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 18 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0616142128172
Renter35846510
Total31124182733182

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 76 56%
 Single Guardian 16 12%
 Singles 42 31%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 96 71%
 Households with Kids 40 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31212022221023455302
Female12021320332216232503
Total43233342553239687805

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79061 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79061 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 79061 real estate data, the median home value of $81,700 is low 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 79061. Rentals in 79061 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 316 100%
 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 29 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 75 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 16%
 Households Vacant 60 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 30%
 3+ Bedroom 45 70%
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 $60,357 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79061 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. Most commuters in 79061 can expect to fall in that range. 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 219 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 23%
 No Earnings 91 23%
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 219 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 23%
 No Earnings 91 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 267 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 3%
 Worked at Home 11 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79061 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7 4%
 High School Graduate 113 66%
 Associate's degree 13 8%
 Bachelor's degree 39 23%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 82 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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