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ZIP Code 79379

Primary City:Whiteface, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Cochran County
Timezone: Central (3:55pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -102.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79379

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79379. 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 79379. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79379, 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:
Whiteface, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79379 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79379 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 79379 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79379 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 666
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 262
Median Home Value $37,000
Land Area 71.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 214
Median Household Income $42,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2118223324141291833282516149453
Female26243551242013122131322311813725
Total4742578448342521396460482722221178

Gender

 Male 308 46%
 Female 358 54%
Gender

Race

 White 503 76%
 Black Or African American 26 4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 104 16%
 Two Or More Races 23 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15815463124125
Renter5159166601
Total202324623730126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 119 56%
 Single Guardian 39 18%
 Singles 48 22%
 Singles With Roommate 8 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 128 60%
 Households with Kids 86 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54444533355534367987
Female647458443554101171712696
Total118118913776101091315102319151713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79379 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79379 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 79379 real estate data, the median home value of $37,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79379 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79379 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79379 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 597 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 67 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 89 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 58 22%
 Households Vacant 48 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 13%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 4%
 2 Bedroom 8 16%
 3+ Bedroom 40 80%
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 $42,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79379 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. The commute in 79379 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 196 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 100 22%
 No Earnings 153 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 196 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 100 22%
 No Earnings 153 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 215 88%
 Public transportation 3 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 8%
 Worked at Home 6 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. 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 53 30%
 High School Graduate 91 52%
 Associate's degree 8 5%
 Bachelor's degree 20 11%
 Master's degree 3 2%
 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 212 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79379

ZIP Code 79379 is in the Whiteface Cisd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79379.

Whiteface High School
401 Antelope Blvd
Whiteface, TX 79379
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Whiteface Cisd School District
Whiteface Elementary
401 Antelope Blvd
Whiteface, TX 79379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whiteface Cisd School District

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