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ZIP Code 79756

Primary City:Monahans, TX (View All Cities)
County: Ward County
Timezone: Central (4:21pm)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -103.0
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79756. 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 79756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79756, 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:
Monahans, TX
Acceptable:
Thorntonville

Stats and Demographics for the 79756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79756 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 79756 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79756 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,066
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,898
Median Home Value $62,700
Land Area 173.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,367
Median Household Income $44,432

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3213373393112692952732272673083132622501691301148064
Female363365355329271307265278259312341290251188183154123103
Total684702694640540602538505526620654552501357313268203167

Gender

 Male 4,329 48%
 Female 4,737 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,004 77.3%
 Black Or African American 486 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.9%
 Asian 28 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1,182 13.0%
 Two Or More Races 280 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6331534357151536730190
Renter84202168124112563521
Total147517511695627423336111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,772 53%
 Single Guardian 650 19%
 Singles 836 25%
 Singles With Roommate 109 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,103 62%
 Households with Kids 1,264 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7666575765696761756754797663666070754064
Female7472758187737771577477597669648072684559
Total15013813213815214214413213214113113815213213014014214385123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79756 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79756 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 79756 real estate data, the median home value of $62,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79756. Rentals in 79756 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,958 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 54 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,031 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,534 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 802 21%
 Households Vacant 531 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 34 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 331 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 4%
 1 Bedroom 233 25%
 2 Bedroom 251 27%
 3+ Bedroom 396 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 $44,432 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79756 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 79756 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,132 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,234 18%
 No Earnings 2,562 37%
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 3,132 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,234 18%
 No Earnings 2,562 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,571 92.8%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 189 4.9%
 Worked at Home 74 1.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 791 28.6%
 High School Graduate 1,512 54.6%
 Associate's degree 105 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 248 9.0%
 Master's degree 86 3.1%
 Professional school degree 16 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,838 92.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 103 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79756

ZIP Code 79756 is in the Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79756.

George Cullender Kind
1100 South Leon Ave
Monahans, TX 79756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District
Sudderth Elementary
701 North Carol
Monahans, TX 79756
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District
Tatom Elementary
1600 South Calvin Ave
Monahans, TX 79756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District
Monahans High School
809 South Betty St
Monahans, TX 79756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District
Walker J H
800 South Faye Ave
Monahans, TX 79756
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District
Monahans Ed Center
813 South Alice
Monahans, TX 79756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monahans-Wickett-Pyote Independent School District

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