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ZIP Code 79092

Primary City:Vega, TX (View All Cities)
County: Oldham County
Timezone: Central (6:23pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -102.6
ZIP (~30 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79092

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79092. 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 79092. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79092, 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:
Vega, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79092 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79092 is located in northwest Texas and covers a 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 79092 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79092 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,106
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 518
Median Home Value $91,300
Land Area 288.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 439
Median Household Income $44,632

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3347454217223237244236313923201595
Female295243422131393339364243362333201312
Total629988843853717063787874754653352217

Gender

 Male 519 47%
 Female 587 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,033 93.4%
 Black Or African American 10 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.6%
 Asian 4 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 38 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner336508264603914
Renter924231112750
Total1260739376674414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 259 59%
 Single Guardian 57 13%
 Singles 109 25%
 Singles With Roommate 14 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 293 67%
 Households with Kids 146 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male754108810138913810514571515
Female11562101310109971071010761362
Total18101012182120231718201817152412132877

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79092 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79092 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 79092 real estate data, the median home value of $91,300 is slightly less than average 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 79092. Rentals in 79092 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79092 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,104 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 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 178 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 170 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 91 18%
 Households Vacant 79 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 21%
 2 Bedroom 19 30%
 3+ Bedroom 31 49%
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 $44,632 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79092 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 79092 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 373 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 212 25%
 No Earnings 267 31%
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 373 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 212 25%
 No Earnings 267 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 461 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 1%
 Worked at Home 28 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 40 12%
 High School Graduate 177 52%
 Associate's degree 13 4%
 Bachelor's degree 87 26%
 Master's degree 7 2%
 Professional school degree 10 3%
 Doctorate degree 4 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 238 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79092

ZIP Code 79092 is in the Vega Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79092.

Vega Elementary
200 Longhorn Dr
Vega, TX 79092
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vega Independent School District
Vega High School
200 Longhorn Dr
Vega, TX 79092
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vega Independent School District

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