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ZIP Code 79084

Primary City:Stratford, TX (View All Cities)
County: Sherman County
Timezone: Central (2:06am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -101.9
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79084

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79084. 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 79084. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79084, 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:
Stratford, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79084 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79084 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 79084 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79084 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,366
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 956
Median Home Value $81,300
Land Area 535.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 838
Median Household Income $44,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9610310110957537384751008863605928291613
Female83110101873761628784787459594526343141
Total1792132021969411413517115917816212211910454634754

Gender

 Male 1,207 51%
 Female 1,159 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,089 88.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 207 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner660111144110916535
Renter24514652231181
Total301111571961331027336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 528 63%
 Single Guardian 104 12%
 Singles 183 22%
 Singles With Roommate 23 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 482 58%
 Households with Kids 356 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152121291623182224151031222324223215169
Female232111142425231820181820172822241714107
Total3842324340484140443328513951464649292616

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79084 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 79084 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 79084 real estate data, the median home value of $81,300 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 79084. Rentals in 79084 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79084 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,335 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 28 1.2%
 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 275 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 347 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 216 23%
 Households Vacant 118 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 8%
 For Migrant Workers 9 8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 5%
 2 Bedroom 56 36%
 3+ Bedroom 91 59%
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 $44,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79084 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 79084 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 790 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 414 23%
 No Earnings 591 33%
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 790 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 414 23%
 No Earnings 591 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 931 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 89 8%
 Worked at Home 38 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. 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 205 28%
 High School Graduate 351 48%
 Associate's degree 35 5%
 Bachelor's degree 92 13%
 Master's degree 25 3%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 11 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 504 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79084

ZIP Code 79084 is in the Stratford Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79084.

Mary Allen Elementary
501 North Shirley
Stratford, TX 79084
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stratford Independent School District
Stratford J H
503 North 8th St
Stratford, TX 79084
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stratford Independent School District
Stratford High School
503 North 8th St
Stratford, TX 79084
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stratford Independent School District

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