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ZIP Code 79250

Primary City:Petersburg, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hale County
Timezone: Central (12:59am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -101.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79250

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79250. 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 79250. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79250, 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:
Petersburg, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79250 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79250 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 79250 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79250 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,508
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 686
Median Home Value $45,500
Land Area 179.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 553
Median Household Income $42,132

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male54536148323953473356596640343121216
Female636350553442414346506452333630201715
Total1171161111036681949079106123118737061413821

Gender

 Male 754 50%
 Female 754 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,108 73.5%
 Black Or African American 31 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 1.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 319 21.2%
 Two Or More Races 30 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner339549396615014
Renter10352726191853
Total137481119115795517

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 324 59%
 Single Guardian 104 19%
 Singles 112 20%
 Singles With Roommate 13 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 346 63%
 Households with Kids 207 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1115131116989111361015171013131027
Female1485219161591412911997171312610
Total252318322525231825251521242617302622817

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79250 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79250 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 79250 real estate data, the median home value of $45,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79250 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79250 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79250 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,482 98%
 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 26 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 153 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 257 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 143 21%
 Households Vacant 133 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 13.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.5%
 For Sale Only 9 6.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 9 6.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 67.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 17%
 2 Bedroom 70 53%
 3+ Bedroom 39 30%
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 $42,132 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79250 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. However, that is not the case in 79250. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 500 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 200 18%
 No Earnings 397 36%
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 500 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 200 18%
 No Earnings 397 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 538 90%
 Public transportation 6 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 2%
 Worked at Home 44 7%
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 152 33.0%
 High School Graduate 220 47.7%
 Associate's degree 39 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 47 10.2%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 301 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79250

ZIP Code 79250 is in the Petersburg Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79250.

Petersburg School
1411 West 4th
Petersburg, TX 79250
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Petersburg Independent School District

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