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ZIP Code 79707

Primary City:Midland, TX (View All Cities)
County: Midland County
Timezone: Central (8:29am)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.01, -102.20
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79707

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79707. 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 79707. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79707, 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:
Midland, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79707 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79707 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 79707 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79707 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,854
Population Density 464 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,370
Median Home Value $214,200
Land Area 70.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,440
Median Household Income $76,543

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2351,1031,1081,1321,1731,3401,1401,0228791,1431,3741,169854438320317239187
Female1,1711,0311,0681,1031,2261,2851,0779779601,2991,4221,142748471452439397413
Total2,4062,1342,1762,2352,3992,6252,2171,9991,8392,4422,7962,3111,602909772756636600

Gender

 Male 16,173 49%
 Female 16,681 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,459 83.6%
 Black Or African American 1,350 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 192 0.6%
 Asian 938 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 2,253 6.9%
 Two Or More Races 654 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner911,0331,3072,2101,935826713189
Renter1,0461,595835741423177169150
Total1,1372,6282,1422,9512,3581,003882339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,247 54%
 Single Guardian 1,762 13%
 Singles 3,704 28%
 Singles With Roommate 727 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,992 67%
 Households with Kids 4,448 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male228265239236238231209219206223221207233224226232252214208225
Female244253220201197207189227211197219201238213208213202256224228
Total472518459437435438398446417420440408471437434445454470432453

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79707 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79707 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 79707 real estate data, the median home value of $214,200 is slightly higher 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 79707. Rentals in 79707 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79707 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,471 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 0.3%
 Other Institutional 23 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 274 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,668 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,636 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,136 36%
 Households Vacant 930 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 123 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,333 44%
 2 Bedroom 2,047 39%
 3+ Bedroom 872 16%
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 $76,543 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79707 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. More commuters in 79707 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 14,722 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,835 21%
 No Earnings 6,586 24%
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 14,722 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,835 21%
 No Earnings 6,586 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,919 94.1%
 Public transportation 30 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 441 2.3%
 Worked at Home 627 3.3%
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 875 8%
 High School Graduate 5,282 48%
 Associate's degree 662 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,964 27%
 Master's degree 657 6%
 Professional school degree 377 3%
 Doctorate degree 140 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,690 64.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,112 28.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 521 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79707

ZIP Code 79707 is in the Midland Independent School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79707.

Rusk Elementary
2601 Wedgewood St
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Independent School District
Greathouse Elementary
5107 Greathouse Ave
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Independent School District
Parker Elementary
3800 Norwood St
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Independent School District
Scharbauer Elementary
2115 Hereford Blvd
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Independent School District
Bush Elementary
5001 Preston Dr
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Independent School District
Lee High School
3500 Neely Ave
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Midland Independent School District
Abell J H
3201 Heritage Blvd
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Midland Independent School District
Trinity School
3500 W Wadley Ave
Midland, TX 79707
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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