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ZIP Code 79372

Primary City:Sundown, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hockley County
Timezone: Central (10:15pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.46, -102.49
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79372

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79372. 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 79372. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79372, 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:
Sundown, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79372 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79372 is located in northwest Texas and covers a slightly less 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 79372 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 extremely 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 79372 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,434
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 569
Median Home Value $57,000
Land Area 13.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 494
Median Household Income $49,191

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4868658235314234515352502620151678
Female505276673438395351644545372014251110
Total98120141149696981871021179795634029411818

Gender

 Male 703 49%
 Female 731 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,195 83%
 Black Or African American 15 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 185 13%
 Two Or More Races 27 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner745749877413013
Renter1230201915463
Total19759411792453616

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 304 62%
 Single Guardian 90 18%
 Singles 95 19%
 Singles With Roommate 5 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 269 54%
 Households with Kids 225 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71114111218141014121512131320122017138
Female51311136139159141511201618121512104
Total1224252418312325232630233329382435292312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79372 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79372 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 79372 real estate data, the median home value of $57,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 79372 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79372 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,425 99.4%
 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 9 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 203 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 182 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 109 19%
 Households Vacant 75 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 4%
 1 Bedroom 6 5%
 2 Bedroom 46 36%
 3+ Bedroom 70 55%
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 $49,191 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79372 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 327 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 248 30%
 No Earnings 260 31%
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 327 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 248 30%
 No Earnings 260 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 401 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 11 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 5%
 Worked at Home 9 2%
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 66 20%
 High School Graduate 200 61%
 Associate's degree 20 6%
 Bachelor's degree 13 4%
 Master's degree 24 7%
 Professional school degree 6 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 292 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79372

ZIP Code 79372 is in the Sundown Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79372.

Sundown Elementary
701 School St
Sundown, TX 79372
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sundown Independent School District
Sundown J H
701 School St
Sundown, TX 79372
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sundown Independent School District
Sundown High School
701 School St
Sundown, TX 79372
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sundown Independent School District
Pep Alternative School
7th and School St
Sundown, TX 79372
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sundown Independent School District

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