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ZIP Code 79546

Primary City:Rotan, TX (View All Cities)
County: Fisher County
Timezone: Central (10:41am)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -100.5
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79546. 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 79546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79546, 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:
Rotan, TX
Unacceptable:
Raytown

Stats and Demographics for the 79546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79546 is located in central Texas and covers a large 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 79546 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79546 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,006
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,123
Median Home Value $49,500
Land Area 359.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 845
Median Household Income $36,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male485761744840495651738268655142512821
Female606556773964325750708358715958495142
Total10812211715187104811131011431651261361101001007963

Gender

 Male 965 48%
 Female 1,041 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,646 82.1%
 Black Or African American 99 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.6%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 186 9.3%
 Two Or More Races 55 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2405612213610310525
Renter2132564331222427
Total237211216516712512952

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 452 53%
 Single Guardian 127 15%
 Singles 243 29%
 Singles With Roommate 23 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 599 71%
 Households with Kids 246 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male77111313197108101413618161918101111
Female13817111341716151331810121692317129
Total2015282426232426232317311630322841272320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79546 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79546 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 79546 real estate data, the median home value of $49,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79546 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79546 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,994 99.4%
 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 12 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 213 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 376 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 256 23%
 Households Vacant 278 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 25 9.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 18.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 178 64.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 3%
 1 Bedroom 31 11%
 2 Bedroom 147 50%
 3+ Bedroom 104 36%
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 $36,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79546 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. More commuters in 79546 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 570 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 387 25%
 No Earnings 619 39%
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 570 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 387 25%
 No Earnings 619 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 767 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 8%
 Worked at Home 15 2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 150 25%
 High School Graduate 329 54%
 Associate's degree 24 4%
 Bachelor's degree 68 11%
 Master's degree 29 5%
 Professional school degree 10 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 292 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79546

ZIP Code 79546 is in the Rotan Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79546.

Rotan Elementary
102 North McKinley Ave
Rotan, TX 79546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rotan Independent School District
Rotan J H
102 North McKinley Ave
Rotan, TX 79546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rotan Independent School District
Rotan High School
102 North McKinley Ave
Rotan, TX 79546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rotan Independent School District
Hobbs Alternative Ed County-Op
1317 Fm 1614
Rotan, TX 79546
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Rotan Independent School District

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