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ZIP Code 79560

Primary City:Sylvester, TX (View All Cities)
County: Fisher County
Timezone: Central (10:34pm)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.7, -100.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79560

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79560. 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 79560. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79560, 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:
Sylvester, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79560 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79560 is located in central 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 79560 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79560 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 137
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 106
Median Home Value $68,800
Land Area 75.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 66
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2025424126810339522
Female140440315476747145
Total34298272710151610716667

Gender

 Male 70 51%
 Female 67 49%
Gender

Race

 White 134 97.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4339131273
Renter00151032
Total434141412105

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 39 59%
 Single Guardian 7 11%
 Singles 17 26%
 Singles With Roommate 3 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 53 80%
 Households with Kids 13 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11000000001010031012
Female10001201000000201101
Total21001201001010232113

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79560 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79560 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 79560 real estate data, the median home value of $68,800 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 79560.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 137 100%
 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 9 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 11%
 Households Vacant 40 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79560 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79560 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. However, that is not the case in 79560. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 22 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 23%
 No Earnings 36 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 23%
 No Earnings 36 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 35 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 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 4 9%
 High School Graduate 24 53%
 Associate's degree 5 11%
 Bachelor's degree 6 13%
 Master's degree 6 13%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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