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ZIP Code 79329

Primary City:Idalou, TX (View All Cities)
County: Lubbock County
Timezone: Central (9:20pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -101.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79329

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79329. 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 79329. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79329, 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:
Idalou, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79329 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79329 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 79329 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 79329 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,300
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,297
Median Home Value $117,800
Land Area 93.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,198
Median Household Income $62,472

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11412416314875758998113128139107787362462017
Female10112310410964899886123121118112969578493827
Total215247267257139164187184236249257219174168140955844

Gender

 Male 1,669 51%
 Female 1,631 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,903 88.0%
 Black Or African American 37 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 277 8.4%
 Two Or More Races 67 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7871472351711469023
Renter1461634539322612
Total2114821028021017811635

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 748 62%
 Single Guardian 170 14%
 Singles 236 20%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 720 60%
 Households with Kids 478 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1623222422292623242536333732363231292018
Female1820242429142930212120151929351726181312
Total3443464851435553454656485661714957473330

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79329 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79329 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 79329 real estate data, the median home value of $117,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79329. Rentals in 79329 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79329 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,295 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 496 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 410 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 292 23%
 Households Vacant 99 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 13 13%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 85 24%
 2 Bedroom 75 21%
 3+ Bedroom 195 54%
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 $62,472 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79329 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 79329 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79329 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 1,280 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 640 25%
 No Earnings 612 24%
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 1,280 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 640 25%
 No Earnings 612 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,514 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 3%
 Worked at Home 181 10%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 179 17.0%
 High School Graduate 550 52.4%
 Associate's degree 38 3.6%
 Bachelor's degree 235 22.4%
 Master's degree 33 3.1%
 Professional school degree 5 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 10 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 889 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 91 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79329

ZIP Code 79329 is in the Idalou Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79329.

Idalou Elementary
601 South Walnut
Idalou, TX 79329
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Idalou Independent School District
Idalou Middle School
403 7th St
Idalou, TX 79329
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Idalou Independent School District
Idalou High School
601 South Walnut
Idalou, TX 79329
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Idalou Independent School District
Off Campus Daep
601 South Walnut
Idalou, TX 79329
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Idalou Independent School District

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