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ZIP Code 79107

Primary City:Amarillo, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Potter County
Timezone: Central (6:33pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.23, -101.80
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79107

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79107. 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 79107. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79107, 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:
Amarillo, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79107 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79107 is located in north Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79107 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79107 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,844
Population Density 2,018 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,871
Median Home Value $59,400
Land Area 16.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,721
Median Household Income $32,002

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7781,7011,4841,5051,2531,2041,0191,0491,0221,02098880259144627723515382
Female1,8281,6601,4801,4511,2541,3081,1001,0931,0421,034933832699468371297232153
Total3,6063,3612,9642,9562,5072,5122,1192,1422,0642,0541,9211,6341,290914648532385235

Gender

 Male 16,609 49%
 Female 17,235 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,724 46.5%
 Black Or African American 6,352 18.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 245 0.7%
 Asian 3,281 9.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 6,929 20.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,292 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1878711,2061,4121,271756516148
Renter5531,17593979850624411128
Total7402,0462,1452,2101,7771,000627176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,684 44%
 Single Guardian 3,290 31%
 Singles 2,223 21%
 Singles With Roommate 524 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,452 51%
 Households with Kids 5,269 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male315369402324363370318326324311300290274309288307315306289247
Female365364344399329349328332322282311307296284282313279311266272
Total680733746723692719646658646593611597570593570620594617555519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79107 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 79107 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 79107 real estate data, the median home value of $59,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79107 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79107 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79107 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,766 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,446 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,921 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,354 37%
 Households Vacant 1,150 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 559 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 110 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 438 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 98 2%
 1 Bedroom 721 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,581 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,709 42%
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 $32,002 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79107 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 79107 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 10,219 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,665 23%
 No Earnings 8,350 34%
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 10,219 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,665 23%
 No Earnings 8,350 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,028 91.9%
 Public transportation 381 2.7%
 Taxicab 25 0.2%
 Motorcycle 24 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 458 3.2%
 Worked at Home 263 1.9%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,910 40.2%
 High School Graduate 5,055 51.9%
 Associate's degree 346 3.6%
 Bachelor's degree 339 3.5%
 Master's degree 69 0.7%
 Professional school degree 7 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,733 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 130 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,374 14.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79107

ZIP Code 79107 is in the Amarillo Independent School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79107.

North Heights Alternative
607 North Hughes
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Palo Duro High School
1400 North Grant
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Eastridge Elementary
1314 Evergreen
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Emerson Elementary
600 North Cleveland
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Forest Hill Elementary
3515 Amarillo Blvd East
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Hamlet Elementary
705 Sycamore
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Lee Elementary
119 North East 15th
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Mann Middle School
610 North Buchanan
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Mesa Verde Elementary
4011 Beaver
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Rogers Elementary
920 North Mirror
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Travis Middle School
2815 Martin Rd
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Whittier Elementary
2004 North Marrs
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Carver Early Childhood Academy
1800 North Travis
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Johnny N Allen-6th Grade Campus
700 North Lincoln
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District
Carver El Academy
1905 West 12th
Amarillo, TX 79107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amarillo Independent School District

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