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ZIP Code 79070

Primary City:Perryton, TX (View All Cities)
County: Ochiltree County
Timezone: Central (8:45am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -100.8
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79070

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79070. 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 79070. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79070, 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:
Perryton, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79070 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79070 is located in north 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 79070 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79070 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,919
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,912
Median Home Value $79,800
Land Area 763.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,489
Median Household Income $49,810

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male496471447390310375369360291348312259220135103855641
Female4344783693503053393252982993343092541781751201338863
Total930949816740615714694658590682621513398310223218144104

Gender

 Male 5,068 51%
 Female 4,851 49%
Gender

Race

 White 8,465 85.3%
 Black Or African American 39 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98 1.0%
 Asian 28 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 1,053 10.6%
 Two Or More Races 232 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9740945856346528820970
Renter13325520515396413710
Total23066466371656132924680

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,048 59%
 Single Guardian 558 16%
 Singles 756 22%
 Singles With Roommate 127 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,935 55%
 Households with Kids 1,554 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male105110931009197997810689868586101937784914564
Female747992971091198087837292578266688060806265
Total179189185197200216179165189161178142168167161157144171107129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79070 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 79070 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 79070 real estate data, the median home value of $79,800 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 79070. Rentals in 79070 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79070 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,865 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 18 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,149 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,410 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 930 24%
 Households Vacant 423 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 86 20.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.7%
 For Sale Only 36 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 11.6%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 236 55.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 3%
 1 Bedroom 128 11%
 2 Bedroom 573 51%
 3+ Bedroom 384 34%
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 $49,810 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79070 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 79070 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 3,394 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,805 25%
 No Earnings 2,092 29%
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 3,394 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,805 25%
 No Earnings 2,092 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,303 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 141 3%
 Worked at Home 83 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 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 1,067 34.8%
 High School Graduate 1,419 46.3%
 Associate's degree 143 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 275 9.0%
 Master's degree 139 4.5%
 Professional school degree 12 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,221 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 174 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 207 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79070

ZIP Code 79070 is in the Perryton Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79070.

Perryton Kinder
410 South Eton St
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perryton Independent School District
Perryton J H
510 South Eton
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Perryton Independent School District
James L Wright Elementary
1702 South Grinnell St
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perryton Independent School District
Edwin F Williams Int
902 SW 19th
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Perryton Independent School District
Perryton High School
1102 South Jefferson St
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perryton Independent School District
Top of Texas Accelerated Education Center
605 North Main
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perryton Independent School District
Victory Christian Academy
2232 S Main
Perryton, TX 79070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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