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ZIP Code 79754

Primary City:Mentone, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Loving County
Timezone: Central (4:55pm)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.8, -103.7
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79754

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79754. 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 79754. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79754, 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:
Mentone, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79754 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79754 is located in west 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 79754 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 small. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79754 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 80
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 48
Median Home Value $86,000
Land Area 159.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 38
Median Household Income $68,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 46

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


 Male 45 56%
 Female 35 44%


 White 63 79%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 5%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 7 9%
 Two Or More Races 6 8%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 17 45%
 Single Guardian 8 21%
 Singles 12 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 30 79%
 Households with Kids 8 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79754 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79754 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 79754 real estate data, the median home value of $86,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 79754 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79754 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 80 100%
 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 6 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 18 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 29%
 Households Vacant 10 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 20%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 29%
 2 Bedroom 4 29%
 3+ Bedroom 6 43%
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 $68,000 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 79754 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. However, that is not the case in 79754. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 55 77%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 16 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 55 77%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 16 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 43 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 4%
 Worked at Home 10 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79754 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 50 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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