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ZIP Code 79080

Primary City:Skellytown, TX (View All Cities)
County: Carson County
Timezone: Central (8:20am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -101.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79080

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79080. 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 79080. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79080, 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:
Skellytown, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79080 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79080 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 79080 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79080 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 605
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 336
Median Home Value $37,000
Land Area 171.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 271
Median Household Income $42,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male171623147171417221830312521131386
Female1017251117141610142331232811131686
Total273348252431302736416154533226291612

Gender

 Male 312 52%
 Female 293 48%
Gender

Race

 White 573 94.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.2%
 Asian 5 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner023274559353010
Renter19895550
Total132355464403510

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 132 49%
 Single Guardian 36 13%
 Singles 87 32%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 212 78%
 Households with Kids 59 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23263624167163254122
Female32116330543765410243
Total55379954610108128664365

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79080 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79080 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 79080 real estate data, the median home value of $37,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79080 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79080 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79080 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 605 100%
 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 65 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 13%
 Households Vacant 65 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 16%
 2 Bedroom 14 38%
 3+ Bedroom 17 46%
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 $42,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79080 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 79080 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 200 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 15%
 No Earnings 215 44%
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 200 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 15%
 No Earnings 215 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 228 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 7%
 Worked at Home 10 4%
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 37 18%
 High School Graduate 130 64%
 Associate's degree 9 4%
 Bachelor's degree 15 7%
 Master's degree 4 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 128 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79080

ZIP Code 79080 is in the Spring Creek Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79080.

Spring Creek Elementary
9849 Fm 2171
Skellytown, TX 79080
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Creek Independent School District

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