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ZIP Code 79097

Primary City:White Deer, TX (View All Cities)
County: Carson County
Timezone: Central (9:16pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -101.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79097

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79097. 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 79097. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79097, 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:
White Deer, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79097 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79097 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 79097 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 families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79097 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,150
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 528
Median Home Value $79,500
Land Area 119.09 sq mi
Water Area 1.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 468
Median Household Income $71,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29373951223422293643444633342515178
Female32364641252531324238494441282726149
Total617385924759536178819390746252413117

Gender

 Male 564 49%
 Female 586 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,098 95.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 1.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 24 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner838587385664312
Renter62116188772
Total1459749193735014

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 295 63%
 Single Guardian 51 11%
 Singles 108 23%
 Singles With Roommate 14 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 316 68%
 Households with Kids 152 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male867688106511339131313141106
Female57977686996168797101149
Total13131613151418121420919172022202422415

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79097 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79097 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 79097 real estate data, the median home value of $79,500 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 79097. Rentals in 79097 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79097 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,150 100%
 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 172 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 211 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 85 16%
 Households Vacant 60 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 19%
 3+ Bedroom 48 81%
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 $71,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79097 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 79097 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 536 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 237 23%
 No Earnings 249 24%
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 536 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 237 23%
 No Earnings 249 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 654 93.2%
 Public transportation 4 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1.7%
 Worked at Home 32 4.6%
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 53 13%
 High School Graduate 239 57%
 Associate's degree 36 9%
 Bachelor's degree 66 16%
 Master's degree 20 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 179 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79097

ZIP Code 79097 is in the White Deer Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79097.

White Deer Elementary
603 South Main
White Deer, TX 79097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: White Deer Independent School District
White Deer High School
604 South Doucette
White Deer, TX 79097
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: White Deer Independent School District

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