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ZIP Code 79088

Primary City:Tulia, TX (View All Cities)
County: Swisher County
Timezone: Central (5:55am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -101.7
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79088

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79088. 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 79088. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79088, 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:
Tulia, TX
Acceptable:
Vigo Park

Stats and Demographics for the 79088 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79088 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 79088 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79088 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,945
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,368
Median Home Value $63,500
Land Area 575.95 sq mi
Water Area 6.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,021
Median Household Income $34,519

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male225248185199291262245160199205202192146113100887349
Female24321121519213115814611614719015017212713313310097102
Total468459400391422420391276346395352364273246233188170151

Gender

 Male 3,182 54%
 Female 2,763 46%
Gender

Race

 White 4,381 73.7%
 Black Or African American 518 8.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.9%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 868 14.6%
 Two Or More Races 116 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2311617525927523521680
Renter771579711183534024
Total100273272370358288256104

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,082 54%
 Single Guardian 359 18%
 Singles 528 26%
 Singles With Roommate 52 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,310 65%
 Households with Kids 711 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5145453664424742533632394335364036424547
Female4542574539503837474251384440374046393022
Total9687102811039285791007883778775738082817569

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79088 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 79088 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 79088 real estate data, the median home value of $63,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79088 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79088 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79088 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,300 89.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 594 10.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 565 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 814 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 642 27%
 Households Vacant 347 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 25.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 32 9.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 4.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 209 60.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 104 20%
 2 Bedroom 160 30%
 3+ Bedroom 265 50%
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 $34,519 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79088 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 79088 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 1,222 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,104 25%
 No Earnings 2,019 46%
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 1,222 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,104 25%
 No Earnings 2,019 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,610 89.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 4.0%
 Worked at Home 102 5.7%
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 502 26%
 High School Graduate 992 52%
 Associate's degree 79 4%
 Bachelor's degree 204 11%
 Master's degree 59 3%
 Professional school degree 20 1%
 Doctorate degree 43 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,045 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 210 16.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79088

ZIP Code 79088 is in the Tulia Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79088.

W V Swinburn Elementary
300 North Dallas St
Tulia, TX 79088
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tulia Independent School District
Tulia Highland Elementary
800 North West 9th St
Tulia, TX 79088
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tulia Independent School District
Tulia J H
421 North East 3rd St
Tulia, TX 79088
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tulia Independent School District
Tulia High School
501 Hornet Place
Tulia, TX 79088
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tulia Independent School District

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