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ZIP Code 79772

Primary City:Pecos, TX (View All Cities)
County: Reeves County
Timezone: Central (4:46am)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -103.6
ZIP (~38 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79772

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79772. 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 79772. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79772, 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:
Pecos, TX
Acceptable:
Verhalen

Stats and Demographics for the 79772 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79772 is located in west 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 79772 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79772 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,747
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,964
Median Home Value $41,700
Land Area 1,156.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,429
Median Household Income $41,354

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male 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
Male4284313734818776427787975666634743472542051521388359
Female404347371387281298294265282342344307279216189167110116
Total8327787448681,1589401,0721,0628481,005818654533421341305193175

Gender

 Male 7,748 61%
 Female 4,999 39%
Gender

Race

 White 9,776 76.7%
 Black Or African American 678 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.3%
 Asian 114 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 1,940 15.2%
 Two Or More Races 189 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5126336255452641830490
Renter69197150159133735228
Total120460512713659491356118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,728 50%
 Single Guardian 762 22%
 Singles 840 24%
 Singles With Roommate 99 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,045 60%
 Households with Kids 1,384 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9296887474938591887973827663849210191113203
Female79101926458727073747372638479939463706769
Total171197180138132165155164162152145145160142177186164161180272

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79772 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 79772 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 79772 real estate data, the median home value of $41,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79772 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79772 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79772 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,637 75.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3,034 23.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 72 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 773 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,795 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 861 22%
 Households Vacant 535 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 9.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1.5%
 For Sale Only 35 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 373 69.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 169 23%
 2 Bedroom 273 37%
 3+ Bedroom 296 40%
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 $41,354 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79772 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 79772 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 3,184 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,973 20%
 No Earnings 4,611 47%
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 3,184 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,973 20%
 No Earnings 4,611 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,657 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 124 3%
 Worked at Home 126 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,905 40.8%
 High School Graduate 2,325 49.8%
 Associate's degree 73 1.6%
 Bachelor's degree 270 5.8%
 Master's degree 59 1.3%
 Professional school degree 37 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,819 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 259 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79772

ZIP Code 79772 is in the Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79772.

Austin Elementary
1501 Normandy
Pecos, TX 79772
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District
Crockett Middle School
1801 Missouri St
Pecos, TX 79772
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District
Haynes Elementary
800 East 11th St
Pecos, TX 79772
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District
Pecos Kind
300 West 10th St
Pecos, TX 79772
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District
Pecos High School
1201 South Park St
Pecos, TX 79772
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District

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