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ZIP Code 79699

Primary City:Abilene, TX (View All Cities)
Organization:Abilene Christian Univ
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Taylor County
Timezone: Central (7:57am)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.470, -99.709
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79699

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79699. 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 79699. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79699, 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:
Abilene, TX
Abilene Christian Univ

Stats and Demographics for the 79699 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79699 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79699 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79699 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 321
Population Density 3,370 people per sq mi
Housing Units 48
Land Area 0.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

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


 Male 173 54%
 Female 148 46%


 White 276 86.0%
 Black Or African American 22 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 8 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.5%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6 55%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 4 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9 82%
 Households with Kids 2 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79699 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 79699 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21 7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 300 93%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 23%
 Households Vacant 37 77%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 79699 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79699 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. The commute in 79699 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 8 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 71%
 No Earnings 87 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 71%
 No Earnings 87 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 94 72%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 28%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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