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ZIP Code 79765

Primary City:Odessa, TX (View All Cities)
County: Ector County
Timezone: Central (6:20pm)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.9, -102.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79765

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79765. 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 79765. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79765, 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:
Odessa, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79765 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79765 is located in west 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 79765 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79765 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,927
Population Density 336 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,764
Median Home Value $196,500
Land Area 20.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,576
Median Household Income $86,367

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
Male25424729124821023924024721824627625816410391483748
Female236247254202197266246259176264279233147106906069131
Total490494545450407505486506394510555491311209181108106179

Gender

 Male 3,465 50%
 Female 3,462 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,865 85%
 Black Or African American 112 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 1%
 Asian 266 4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 481 7%
 Two Or More Races 134 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner383163674884281989337
Renter941731047250203959
Total13248947156047821813296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,593 62%
 Single Guardian 313 12%
 Singles 521 20%
 Singles With Roommate 149 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,592 62%
 Households with Kids 984 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5047564560514347466658634757614952345233
Female4952375150496845355146475258473642403743
Total999993961101001119281117104110991151088594748976

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79765 has a small 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 79765 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 79765 real estate data, the median home value of $196,500 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 79765. Rentals in 79765 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79765 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,804 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 41 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 82 1.2%
 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 1,337 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 628 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 611 22%
 Households Vacant 188 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 53 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 312 32%
 2 Bedroom 411 42%
 3+ Bedroom 245 25%
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 $86,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79765 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79765 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. More commuters in 79765 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 3,451 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,358 21%
 No Earnings 1,548 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 3,451 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,358 21%
 No Earnings 1,548 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,115 97.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 0.8%
 Worked at Home 57 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 350 13%
 High School Graduate 1,393 52%
 Associate's degree 173 6%
 Bachelor's degree 415 16%
 Master's degree 200 8%
 Professional school degree 77 3%
 Doctorate degree 56 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,303 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 189 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 195 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79765

ZIP Code 79765 is in the Ector County Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79765.

Barbara Jordan Elementary
9400 Rainbow Dr
Odessa, TX 79765
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ector County Independent School District

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