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ZIP Code 79539

Primary City:O Brien, TX (View All Cities)
County: Haskell County
Timezone: Central (8:37am)
Area code: 940 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -99.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79539

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79539. 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 79539. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79539, 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:
O Brien, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79539 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79539 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 79539 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79539 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 178
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 125
Median Home Value $36,800
Land Area 37.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 82
Median Household Income $34,821

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male66462464561013593641
Female531228531465836745
Total119584121176101618131291386

Gender

 Male 100 56%
 Female 78 44%
Gender

Race

 White 145 81.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 16.3%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner034121512134
Renter25331131
Total287151613165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 44 54%
 Single Guardian 5 6%
 Singles 29 35%
 Singles With Roommate 4 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 65 79%
 Households with Kids 17 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11124101000103032010
Female11111200000010101000
Total22235301000113133010

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79539 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79539 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 79539 real estate data, the median home value of $36,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79539. Rentals in 79539 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79539 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 178 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 14 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 49 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 15%
 Households Vacant 43 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 3 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 16 100%
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 $34,821 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79539 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 79539 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79539 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 79539 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 62 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 21%
 No Earnings 67 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 62 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 21%
 No Earnings 67 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 75 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 13%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 15 18%
 High School Graduate 61 73%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 8 10%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 36 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79539

ZIP Code 79539 is in the Knox City-O'Brien Cisd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79539.

O'Brien Middle School
711 9th St
O'brien, TX 79539
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Knox City-O'Brien Cisd School District

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