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ZIP Code 79547

Primary City:Rule, TX (View All Cities)
County: Haskell County
Timezone: Central (2:53am)
Area code: 940 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.2, -99.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79547. 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 79547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79547, 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:
Rule, TX
Unacceptable:
Rolls

Stats and Demographics for the 79547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79547 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 79547 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79547 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 758
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 485
Median Home Value $38,600
Land Area 78.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 331
Median Household Income $35,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male101822281217211220252039412418151610
Female192417301014222118332526272519102723
Total294239582231433338584565684937254333

Gender

 Male 368 49%
 Female 390 51%
Gender

Race

 White 647 85.4%
 Black Or African American 22 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 70 9.2%
 Two Or More Races 17 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119254375524421
Renter288610674
Total327334985585125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 174 53%
 Single Guardian 39 12%
 Singles 107 32%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 261 79%
 Households with Kids 70 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11522236544545747643
Female433363933354322581052
Total54858512987997799151695

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79547 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79547 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 79547 real estate data, the median home value of $38,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79547 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79547 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 758 100%
 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 76 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 204 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 51 11%
 Households Vacant 154 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 7 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 13.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 72.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 3%
 1 Bedroom 5 14%
 2 Bedroom 8 23%
 3+ Bedroom 21 60%
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 $35,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79547 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79547 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 213 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 16%
 No Earnings 267 47%
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 213 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 16%
 No Earnings 267 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 234 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 1%
 Worked at Home 24 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 37 15%
 High School Graduate 176 69%
 Associate's degree 13 5%
 Bachelor's degree 17 7%
 Master's degree 11 4%
 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 108 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79547

ZIP Code 79547 is in the Rule Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79547.

Rule School
1100 Union Ave
Rule, TX 79547
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rule Independent School District

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