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ZIP Code 79501

Primary City:Anson, TX (View All Cities)
County: Jones County
Timezone: Central (2:17am)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -99.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79501. 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 79501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79501, 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:
Anson, TX
Unacceptable:
Radium

Stats and Demographics for the 79501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79501 is located in central 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 79501 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 79501 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,528
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,647
Median Home Value $60,700
Land Area 199.11 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,346
Median Household Income $41,757

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12412414512690831001031011241401071126068374237
Female12413510911810292851101081431041251028077686558
Total24825925424419217518521320926724423221414014510510795

Gender

 Male 1,723 49%
 Female 1,805 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,864 81.2%
 Black Or African American 83 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.6%
 Asian 19 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 455 12.9%
 Two Or More Races 86 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner228716222222813513245
Renter2867465445372313
Total5015420827627317215558

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 733 54%
 Single Guardian 215 16%
 Singles 356 26%
 Singles With Roommate 42 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 889 66%
 Households with Kids 457 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1828252320262827233534281929302522282119
Female2022263133282233192622182221232033192324
Total3850515453545060426156464150534555474443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79501 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79501 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 79501 real estate data, the median home value of $60,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79501 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,472 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 486 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 547 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 313 19%
 Households Vacant 301 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 13.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 21 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 4.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 13.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 61.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 113 41%
 2 Bedroom 67 24%
 3+ Bedroom 98 35%
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 $41,757 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79501 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79501 can expect to fall in that range. 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 917 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 609 25%
 No Earnings 946 38%
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 917 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 609 25%
 No Earnings 946 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,106 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 8%
 Worked at Home 36 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 186 19.1%
 High School Graduate 639 65.5%
 Associate's degree 7 0.7%
 Bachelor's degree 98 10.0%
 Master's degree 38 3.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 696 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79501

ZIP Code 79501 is in the Anson Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79501.

Anson Middle School
1120 Ave M
Anson, TX 79501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anson Independent School District
Anson Elementary
922 Ave M
Anson, TX 79501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anson Independent School District
Anson High School
1509 South Commercial
Anson, TX 79501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anson Independent School District

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