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ZIP Code 79412

Primary City:Lubbock, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Atkins|South|West
County: Lubbock County
Timezone: Central (4:34am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.55, -101.86
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79412

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79412. 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 79412. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79412, 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 79412 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79412 is located in north Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79412 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 79412 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,650
Population Density 5,020 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,019
Median Home Value $75,100
Land Area 3.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,537
Median Household Income $33,317

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male79067859861063655254738842451246939127116817213310880
Female760705571594669619528472472550484396318240201203157184
Total1,5501,3831,1691,2041,3051,1711,0758608961,062953787589408373336265264

Gender

 Male 7,527 48%
 Female 8,123 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,134 64.8%
 Black Or African American 1,950 12.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 181 1.2%
 Asian 63 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 2,824 18.0%
 Two Or More Races 480 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner94332438638548371316139
Renter4297225075092961146816
Total5231,0549451,147844485384155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,091 38%
 Single Guardian 1,674 30%
 Singles 1,386 25%
 Singles With Roommate 386 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,280 59%
 Households with Kids 2,257 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173166147141139139155106139129141106122100129123120113125133
Female15813815114713415313012915912513595111105117122112109134128
Total331304298288273292285235298254276201233205246245232222259261

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79412 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79412 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 79412 real estate data, the median home value of $75,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79412 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79412 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79412 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,488 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 122 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,848 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,028 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,661 44%
 Households Vacant 482 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 294 61.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 53 11.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 2.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 23.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 1%
 1 Bedroom 451 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,638 56%
 3+ Bedroom 780 27%
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 $33,317 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79412 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 79412 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 4,558 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,601 31%
 No Earnings 3,563 30%
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 4,558 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,601 31%
 No Earnings 3,563 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,422 92%
 Public transportation 64 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 237 3%
 Worked at Home 225 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 1,084 24.2%
 High School Graduate 2,554 57.0%
 Associate's degree 311 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 368 8.2%
 Master's degree 143 3.2%
 Professional school degree 9 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,270 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 325 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79412

ZIP Code 79412 is in the Harmony Science Acad (Lubbock) School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79412.

Harmony Science Academy (lubbock)
1516 53rd St
Lubbock, TX 79412
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harmony Science Acad (Lubbock) School District
Atkins Middle School
5401 Ave U
Lubbock, TX 79412
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Bayless Elementary
2115 58th St
Lubbock, TX 79412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Brown Elementary
2315 36th St
Lubbock, TX 79412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Hodges Elementary
5001 Ave P
Lubbock, TX 79412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
South Plains Academy Charter High School
4008 Ave R
Lubbock, TX 79412
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Plains Academy Charter District

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