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ZIP Code 79339

Primary City:Littlefield, TX (View All Cities)
County: Lamb County
Timezone: Central (9:27am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -102.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79339

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79339. 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 79339. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79339, 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:
Littlefield, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79339 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79339 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 79339 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79339 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,230
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,175
Median Home Value $57,700
Land Area 277.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,652
Median Household Income $35,487

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3212892842982212191981852182602392291731371131025343
Female2862892592552102422191662192702322121751811421388172
Total607578543553431461417351437530471441348318255240134115

Gender

 Male 3,582 50%
 Female 3,648 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,439 75.2%
 Black Or African American 424 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.6%
 Asian 10 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 1,121 15.5%
 Two Or More Races 187 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3921925940936330322670
Renter9718214113799563418
Total13640140054646235926088

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,354 51%
 Single Guardian 528 20%
 Singles 669 25%
 Singles With Roommate 101 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,664 63%
 Households with Kids 988 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5666685657506468506152596052667567504048
Female5463526062605257586658554337475351614349
Total110129120116119110116125108127110114103891131281181118397

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79339 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79339 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 79339 real estate data, the median home value of $57,700 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 79339. Rentals in 79339 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79339 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,150 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 40 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 780 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,108 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 764 24%
 Households Vacant 523 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 14.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Sale Only 23 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 7.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 1.7%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 371 70.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 122 16%
 2 Bedroom 237 31%
 3+ Bedroom 394 52%
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 $35,487 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79339 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 79339 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,412 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,129 21%
 No Earnings 1,864 34%
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 2,412 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,129 21%
 No Earnings 1,864 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,557 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 255 9%
 Worked at Home 82 3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 629 30.3%
 High School Graduate 1,137 54.8%
 Associate's degree 39 1.9%
 Bachelor's degree 174 8.4%
 Master's degree 83 4.0%
 Professional school degree 12 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,416 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79339

ZIP Code 79339 is in the Littlefield Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79339.

Littlefield Elementary
120 North Westside
Littlefield, TX 79339
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Littlefield Independent School District
Littlefield J H
105 Lk Ave
Littlefield, TX 79339
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Littlefield Independent School District
Littlefield Pri
815 West 2nd St
Littlefield, TX 79339
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Littlefield Independent School District
Littlefield High School
1100 Waylon Jennings Blvd
Littlefield, TX 79339
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Littlefield Independent School District

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