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ZIP Code 79241

Primary City:Lockney, TX (View All Cities)
County: Floyd County
Timezone: Central (4:19pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.2, -101.3
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79241

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79241. 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 79241. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79241, 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:
Lockney, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79241 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79241 is located in north 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 79241 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79241 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,480
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,104
Median Home Value $63,900
Land Area 341.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 888
Median Household Income $47,969

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male91103115995858666268729877544842453628
Female1018697926570636371917964636547545336
Total19218921219112312812912513916317714111711389998964

Gender

 Male 1,220 49%
 Female 1,260 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,859 75.0%
 Black Or African American 65 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.6%
 Asian 10 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 510 20.6%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1050931411221009834
Renter245748453020115
Total3410714118615212010939

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 529 60%
 Single Guardian 163 18%
 Singles 183 21%
 Singles With Roommate 13 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 544 61%
 Households with Kids 344 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1322162318222613242122232920202128201011
Female1322202129161317111919142718222520151017
Total2644364447383930354041375638424648352028

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79241 has a slightly higher 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 79241 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 79241 real estate data, the median home value of $63,900 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 79241. Rentals in 79241 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79241 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,445 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 35 1%
 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 265 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 383 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 240 22%
 Households Vacant 216 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 16 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 22.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 3.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 45.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 5%
 2 Bedroom 81 29%
 3+ Bedroom 182 66%
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 $47,969 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79241 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 79241 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 889 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 322 17%
 No Earnings 715 37%
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 889 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 322 17%
 No Earnings 715 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,053 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 5%
 Worked at Home 28 2%
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. 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 216 26%
 High School Graduate 426 52%
 Associate's degree 41 5%
 Bachelor's degree 96 12%
 Master's degree 46 6%
 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 581 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79241

ZIP Code 79241 is in the Lockney Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79241.

Lockney Elementary
310 West 8th St
Lockney, TX 79241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lockney Independent School District
Lockney J H
406 West Willow St
Lockney, TX 79241
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lockney Independent School District
Lockney High School
410 SW 4th St
Lockney, TX 79241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lockney Independent School District

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