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ZIP Code 79346

Primary City:Morton, TX (View All Cities)
County: Cochran County
Timezone: Central (2:25pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -102.8
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79346

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79346. 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 79346. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79346, 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:
Morton, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79346 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79346 is located in northwest 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 79346 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 79346 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,427
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,065
Median Home Value $33,300
Land Area 386.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 882
Median Household Income $37,115

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male 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
Male10797102987177645870837471664952401914
Female9410591906978557071816965686057452522
Total201202193188140155119128141164143136134109109854436

Gender

 Male 1,212 50%
 Female 1,215 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,760 72.5%
 Black Or African American 98 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 1.1%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 475 19.6%
 Two Or More Races 60 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1385911241361158926
Renter25513532252474
Total381361261561611399630

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 472 54%
 Single Guardian 171 19%
 Singles 215 24%
 Singles With Roommate 24 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 546 62%
 Households with Kids 336 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1725152419203116111431142716221824142012
Female2612291423221824181621191421152320161611
Total4337443842424940293052334137374144303623

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79346 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79346 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 79346 real estate data, the median home value of $33,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79346 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79346 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79346 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,418 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 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 196 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 483 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 203 19%
 Households Vacant 183 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 15 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 5%
 For Migrant Workers 23 13%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 10%
 2 Bedroom 106 60%
 3+ Bedroom 54 31%
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 $37,115 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79346 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 79346 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 636 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 459 25%
 No Earnings 726 40%
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 636 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 459 25%
 No Earnings 726 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 780 93.8%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 3.7%
 Worked at Home 20 2.4%
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 292 39.2%
 High School Graduate 336 45.1%
 Associate's degree 36 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 53 7.1%
 Master's degree 5 0.7%
 Professional school degree 23 3.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 404 73.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 122 22.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79346

ZIP Code 79346 is in the Morton Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79346.

Morton Elementary
400 Champion Dr
Morton, TX 79346
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morton Independent School District
Morton J H
500 South East 5th St
Morton, TX 79346
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morton Independent School District
Anton P E P
500 Champion Dr
Morton, TX 79346
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anton Independent School District
Morton High School
700 Champion Dr
Morton, TX 79346
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morton Independent School District

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