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ZIP Code 79111

Primary City:Amarillo, TX (View All Cities)
County: Potter County
Timezone: Central (12:08am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.22, -101.69
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79111

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79111. 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 79111. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79111, 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 79111 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79111 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79111 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79111 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,808
Population Density 165 people per sq mi
Housing Units 503
Land Area 10.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 500
Median Household Income $53,850

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male93101786782129107885961492622137550
Female788374636494975844373835171310731
Total1711841521301462232041461039887613926171281

Gender

 Male 992 55%
 Female 816 45%
Gender

Race

 White 1,518 84.0%
 Black Or African American 106 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.9%
 Asian 14 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.4%
 Other Race 100 5.5%
 Two Or More Races 47 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01001110
Renter31170105995426110
Total31171105995527120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 274 55%
 Single Guardian 123 25%
 Singles 85 17%
 Singles With Roommate 18 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 209 42%
 Households with Kids 291 58%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1917172320272020141711201515141113121713
Female14161519171818141617171311161312181378
Total3333324237453834303428332631272331252421

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79111 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 79111 were primarily built in the 1950s. Rentals in 79111 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79111 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,524 84%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 284 16%
 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 0 0.0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4 0.8%
 Renter Occupied Households 496 98.6%
 Households Vacant 3 0.6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 1.7%
 1 Bedroom 2 0.5%
 2 Bedroom 39 9.6%
 3+ Bedroom 359 88.2%
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 $53,850 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79111 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79111 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79111 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 491 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 299 26%
 No Earnings 355 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 491 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 299 26%
 No Earnings 355 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 578 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 70 14%
 High School Graduate 327 66%
 Associate's degree 40 8%
 Bachelor's degree 49 10%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 271 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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