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ZIP Code 79256

Primary City:Roaring Springs, TX (View All Cities)
County: Motley County
Timezone: Central (4:18am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -100.8
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79256

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79256. 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 79256. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79256, 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:
Roaring Springs, TX
Acceptable:
Roaring Spngs

Stats and Demographics for the 79256 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79256 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 79256 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79256 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 319
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 202
Median Home Value $51,700
Land Area 174.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 144
Median Household Income $35,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male610414387810121610171411784
Female691152441051312141012101364
Total1219151951211181525282427262120148

Gender

 Male 169 53%
 Female 150 47%
Gender

Race

 White 306 95.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 2.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0412182726218
Renter056102320
Total0918282929238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 56%
 Single Guardian 15 10%
 Singles 46 32%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 110 76%
 Households with Kids 34 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02112330201111252412
Female02220124204223202010
Total04332454405334454422

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79256 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79256 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 79256 real estate data, the median home value of $51,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79256 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79256 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79256 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 319 100%
 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 33 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 83 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 14%
 Households Vacant 58 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 9%
 2 Bedroom 27 47%
 3+ Bedroom 26 45%
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 $35,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79256 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 79256 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 130 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 96 26%
 No Earnings 141 38%
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 130 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 96 26%
 No Earnings 141 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 160 91%
 Public transportation 2 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 6%
 Worked at Home 3 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 15 9%
 High School Graduate 128 77%
 Associate's degree 14 8%
 Bachelor's degree 9 5%
 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 46 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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