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ZIP Code 79423

Primary City:Lubbock, TX (View All Cities)
County: Lubbock County
Timezone: Central (8:16pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -101.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79423

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79423. 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 79423. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79423, 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 79423 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79423 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79423 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79423 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,277
Population Density 534 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,477
Median Home Value $120,000
Land Area 60.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,739
Median Household Income $54,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2321,1871,1241,0211,0111,3521,2391,0339611,0281,080979835587387272177105
Female1,2301,1971,0399731,1631,4111,2411,1079691,1861,2261,122874605469401257197
Total2,4622,3842,1631,9942,1742,7632,4802,1401,9302,2142,3062,1011,7091,192856673434302

Gender

 Male 15,610 48%
 Female 16,667 52%
Gender

Race

 White 27,041 83.8%
 Black Or African American 1,295 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 170 0.5%
 Asian 523 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 2,528 7.8%
 Two Or More Races 708 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2611,5851,6482,0061,9201,176653167
Renter49596962854634916412250
Total7562,5542,2762,5522,2691,340775217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,892 54%
 Single Guardian 2,032 16%
 Singles 3,082 24%
 Singles With Roommate 733 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,202 64%
 Households with Kids 4,537 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male242236264230226246252255208226221232230215233218214182174184
Female244260257234243252229245228232204205212186224176197199177200
Total486496521464469498481500436458425437442401457394411381351384

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79423 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79423 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 79423 real estate data, the median home value of $120,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79423. Rentals in 79423 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79423 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,268 100.0%
 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 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,875 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,541 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,323 25%
 Households Vacant 738 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 300 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Sale Only 174 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 161 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 172 5%
 1 Bedroom 447 12%
 2 Bedroom 1,251 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,768 49%
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 $54,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79423 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 79423 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 13,272 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,269 24%
 No Earnings 6,310 24%
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 13,272 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,269 24%
 No Earnings 6,310 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,551 94.9%
 Public transportation 92 0.5%
 Taxicab 23 0.1%
 Motorcycle 79 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 0.6%
 Worked at Home 588 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 896 9%
 High School Graduate 5,463 53%
 Associate's degree 528 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,314 22%
 Master's degree 638 6%
 Professional school degree 344 3%
 Doctorate degree 186 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,778 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 739 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 835 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79423

ZIP Code 79423 is in the Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79423.

Lubbock-Cooper Middle School
16302 Loop 493
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
Lubbock-Cooper South Elementary
16302 Loop 493
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
Lubbock-Cooper North Elementary
3202 108th St
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
Lubbock-Cooper Bush Middle School
3425 118th St
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
Lubbock-Cooper Central Elementary
4020 135th St
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
Honey Elementary
3615 86th St
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Waters Elementary
3006 78th St
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Roberts Elementary
7901 Ave P
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Lubbock-Cooper High School
16302 Loop 493
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
All Saints Episcopal School
3222 103rd St
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Southcrest Christian School
3801 S Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79423
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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