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ZIP Code 79821

Primary City:Anthony, TX (View All Cities)
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (12:16pm)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.97, -106.60
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79821. 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 79821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79821, 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:
Anthony, TX
Acceptable:
Vinton

Stats and Demographics for the 79821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79821 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 79821 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79821 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,142
Population Density 626 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,630
Median Home Value $92,700
Land Area 11.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,540
Median Household Income $30,810

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2162312462953084744964893903743062411578577333221
Female212248237237196170185194179177174136917551532828
Total428479483532504644681683569551480377248160128866049

Gender

 Male 4,471 63%
 Female 2,671 37%
Gender

Race

 White 5,453 76.4%
 Black Or African American 472 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 1.7%
 Asian 49 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.2%
 Other Race 852 11.9%
 Two Or More Races 187 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner251472362981981306720
Renter341181045935322611
Total592653403572331629331

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 882 57%
 Single Guardian 393 26%
 Singles 223 14%
 Singles With Roommate 42 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 720 47%
 Households with Kids 820 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3452445438524657385553405345715349546863
Female4057284054564742494449454752445447494356
Total7410972949210893998799102851009711510796103111119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79821 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79821 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 79821 real estate data, the median home value of $92,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 79821 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,172 72.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,928 27.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 656 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 465 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 419 26%
 Households Vacant 90 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Sale Only 16 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 7%
 1 Bedroom 20 4%
 2 Bedroom 175 33%
 3+ Bedroom 290 55%
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 $30,810 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79821 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,663 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,303 25%
 No Earnings 2,291 44%
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 1,663 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,303 25%
 No Earnings 2,291 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,534 90.5%
 Public transportation 7 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 5.5%
 Worked at Home 61 3.6%
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 640 20.8%
 High School Graduate 2,023 65.6%
 Associate's degree 167 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 151 4.9%
 Master's degree 49 1.6%
 Professional school degree 29 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,311 86.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 1.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 180 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79821

ZIP Code 79821 is in the Anthony Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79821.

Raymond Tellas Academy - Jjaep
840 Sixth St
Anthony, TX 79821
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Anthony Independent School District
Raymond Tellas Academy - Daep
840 Sixth St
Anthony, TX 79821
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Anthony Independent School District
Anthony Elementary
610 Sixth St
Anthony, TX 79821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anthony Independent School District
Anthony Middle School
813 6th St
Anthony, TX 79821
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anthony Independent School District
Bill Childress Elementary
7700 Cap Carter Rd
Vinton, TX 79821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Canutillo Independent School District
Anthony High School
825 Wildcat Dr
Anthony, TX 79821
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anthony Independent School District

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