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ZIP Code 79739

Primary City:Garden City, TX (View All Cities)
County: Glasscock County
Timezone: Central (4:07pm)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.8, -101.5
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79739. 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 79739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79739, 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:
Garden City, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79739 is located in central Texas and covers an extremely large 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 79739 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 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 79739 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 963
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 443
Median Home Value $150,900
Land Area 529.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 342
Median Household Income $81,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3147464115292932353345333821171183
Female3827343810273331284235282217191613
Total6974807925566263637580616038362796

Gender

 Male 514 53%
 Female 449 47%
Gender

Race

 White 802 83.3%
 Black Or African American 18 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 123 12.8%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01534625035203
Renter5333121201030
Total54865837045233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 249 73%
 Single Guardian 25 7%
 Singles 61 18%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 207 61%
 Households with Kids 135 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male783810791110391271516913121
Female79978662510748559111122
Total14171215181315131513161615202118241243

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79739 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79739 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 79739 real estate data, the median home value of $150,900 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 79739. Rentals in 79739 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 963 100%
 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 85 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 134 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 28%
 Households Vacant 101 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 31%
 For Migrant Workers 15 15%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 3%
 2 Bedroom 18 19%
 3+ Bedroom 73 78%
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 $81,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79739 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. A higher percentage of people in 79739 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79739 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 321 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 148 21%
 No Earnings 221 32%
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 321 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 148 21%
 No Earnings 221 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 309 79%
 Public transportation 10 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 2%
 Worked at Home 66 17%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 91 27%
 High School Graduate 169 50%
 Associate's degree 6 2%
 Bachelor's degree 60 18%
 Master's degree 10 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 225 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79739

ZIP Code 79739 is in the Glasscock County Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79739.

Glasscock County Elementary
240 West Bearkat Ave
Garden City, TX 79739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glasscock County Independent School District
Glasscock County High School
240 West Bearkat Ave
Garden City, TX 79739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glasscock County Independent School District

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