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ZIP Code 79562

Primary City:Tuscola, TX (View All Cities)
County: Taylor County
Timezone: Central (12:25pm)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -99.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79562

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79562. 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 79562. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79562, 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:
Tuscola, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79562 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79562 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 79562 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79562 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,669
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,510
Median Home Value $149,100
Land Area 116.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,364
Median Household Income $74,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11014116614267759795138155152143113825758247
Female11414713712155901171041561601481351098873542415
Total2242883032631221652141992943153002782221701301124822

Gender

 Male 1,822 50%
 Female 1,847 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,448 94.0%
 Black Or African American 30 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.5%
 Asian 15 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 99 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1014121431825915911615
Renter14272328201271
Total2416823734627917112316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 954 70%
 Single Guardian 153 11%
 Singles 228 17%
 Singles With Roommate 29 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 827 61%
 Households with Kids 537 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2432172029201932414023373531373324331515
Female1819313220283632311728302933312532181515
Total4251485249485564725751676464685856513030

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79562 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79562 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 79562 real estate data, the median home value of $149,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79562. Rentals in 79562 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79562 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,669 100%
 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 778 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 454 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 132 9%
 Households Vacant 146 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 29 19.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 31.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 40.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 9%
 3+ Bedroom 117 91%
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 $74,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79562 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 79562 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 1,366 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 640 21%
 No Earnings 1,092 35%
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 1,366 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 640 21%
 No Earnings 1,092 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,516 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 31 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 166 9%
 Worked at Home 91 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79562 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 39 3%
 High School Graduate 757 62%
 Associate's degree 158 13%
 Bachelor's degree 194 16%
 Master's degree 36 3%
 Professional school degree 16 1%
 Doctorate degree 13 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 568 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 51 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79562

ZIP Code 79562 is in the Jim Ned Cisd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79562.

Jim Ned Middle School
9th and Garza
Tuscola, TX 79562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jim Ned Cisd School District
Jim Ned High School
9th and Garza
Tuscola, TX 79562
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jim Ned Cisd School District

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