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ZIP Code 79403

Primary City:Lubbock, TX (View All Cities)
County: Lubbock County
Timezone: Central (3:54pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -101.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79403

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79403. 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 79403. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79403, 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:
Lubbock, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79403 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79403 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 79403 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79403 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,869
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,483
Median Home Value $49,200
Land Area 132.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,748
Median Household Income $33,554

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male74872874570955956745238743157656050441328222720210183
Female684689659654503519528481518601610546429360308231158117
Total1,4321,4171,4041,3631,0621,0869808689491,1771,1701,050842642535433259200

Gender

 Male 8,274 49%
 Female 8,595 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,964 53.1%
 Black Or African American 5,062 30.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 136 0.8%
 Asian 36 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 2,255 13.4%
 Two Or More Races 411 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner56303489837865655449127
Renter1915133894152471296122
Total2478168781,2521,112784510149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,276 40%
 Single Guardian 1,825 32%
 Singles 1,382 24%
 Singles With Roommate 265 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,477 60%
 Households with Kids 2,271 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151162149155161139133146149169158147132139126127162149145136
Female129147150135126152127147137118128139127147135128135128128111
Total280309299290287291260293286287286286259286261255297277273247

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79403 has a slightly less 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 79403 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 79403 real estate data, the median home value of $49,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79403 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79403 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79403 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,469 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 222 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 99 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,656 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,125 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,967 30%
 Households Vacant 735 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 301 41.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.7%
 For Sale Only 36 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 3.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 360 49.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 191 12%
 2 Bedroom 628 38%
 3+ Bedroom 824 50%
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 $33,554 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79403 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79403 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79403 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 4,583 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,984 30%
 No Earnings 4,731 36%
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 4,583 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,984 30%
 No Earnings 4,731 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,343 95.7%
 Public transportation 49 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 112 1.7%
 Worked at Home 113 1.7%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,790 35.0%
 High School Graduate 2,759 54.0%
 Associate's degree 196 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 262 5.1%
 Master's degree 73 1.4%
 Professional school degree 14 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,192 89.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 141 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 345 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79403

ZIP Code 79403 is in the Lubbock Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79403.

Talkington School for Young Women Leaders
415 North Ivory Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Alderson Elementary
219 Walnut Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Lubbock County Youth Center
1406 County Rd 3300
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Roosevelt Independent School District
Rise Academy
207 North Martin Luther King B
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rise Academy
Alderson Middle School
219 Walnut Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Bozeman Elementary
3101 East 2nd St
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Parkway Elementary
406 North Zenith Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Wright Elementary
1302 Adrian St
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Roosevelt Elementary
1406 County Rd 3300
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Independent School District
Roosevelt J H
1406 County Rd 3300
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Independent School District
Estacado High School
1504 East Itasca St
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Roosevelt High School
1406 County Rd 3300
Lubbock, TX 79403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roosevelt Independent School District

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