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ZIP Code 79240

Primary City:Lelia Lake, TX (View All Cities)
County: Donley County
Timezone: Central (10:55pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.89, -100.76
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79240. 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 79240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79240, 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:
Lelia Lake, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79240 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 79240 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79240 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 60
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 41
Land Area 7.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male202223201341310200
Female103223011551202040
Total305446212892512240

Gender

 Male 28 47%
 Female 32 53%
Gender

Race

 White 56 93%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 1 2%
 Two Or More Races 3 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02064240
Renter13130000
Total15194240

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 15 58%
 Single Guardian 4 15%
 Singles 7 27%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 19 73%
 Households with Kids 7 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00200000010001001100
Female10000000011001000201
Total10200000021002001301

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79240 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79240 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1970s. Rentals in 79240 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 60 100%
 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 4 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 20%
 Households Vacant 15 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 53%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79240 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. The commute in 79240 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 5 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 46%
 No Earnings 8 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 46%
 No Earnings 8 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79240 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 8 80%
 Associate's degree 2 20%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 37 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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