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ZIP Code 79904

Primary City:El Paso, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Park
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (9:07pm)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.86, -106.45
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79904

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79904. 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 79904. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79904, 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:
El Paso, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79904 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79904 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79904 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79904 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,060
Population Density 3,982 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,313
Median Home Value $97,100
Land Area 8.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,574
Median Household Income $32,668

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,9431,6411,5671,3751,2921,2601,0821,005862865825745636411375339234172
Female1,8161,6781,4631,4021,4421,4471,2031,1191,042997992860750592530433374291
Total3,7593,3193,0302,7772,7342,7072,2852,1241,9041,8621,8171,6051,3861,003905772608463

Gender

 Male 16,629 47%
 Female 18,431 53%
Gender

Race

 White 25,207 71.9%
 Black Or African American 2,471 7.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 332 0.9%
 Asian 422 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 168 0.5%
 Other Race 4,888 13.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,572 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner503346831,0661,135860760276
Renter8342,0021,42396862333116960
Total8842,3362,1062,0341,7581,191929336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,490 47%
 Single Guardian 3,241 28%
 Singles 2,435 21%
 Singles With Roommate 408 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,947 51%
 Households with Kids 5,627 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male386384386391356337331291326314344299303307339263269271233266
Female360418355348378342331323304291291314296271264308285258287283
Total746802741739734679662614630605635613599578603571554529520549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79904 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 79904 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 79904 real estate data, the median home value of $97,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79904. Rentals in 79904 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 79904 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,016 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,804 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,360 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,410 52%
 Households Vacant 739 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 339 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 67 9%
 For Sale Only 73 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 225 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 970 15.9%
 2 Bedroom 2,394 39.2%
 3+ Bedroom 2,713 44.4%
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 $32,668 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79904 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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, 79904 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79904 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,732 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,944 20%
 No Earnings 10,734 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 8,732 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,944 20%
 No Earnings 10,734 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,421 92.7%
 Public transportation 254 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 50 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 429 3.5%
 Worked at Home 171 1.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,982 22.1%
 High School Graduate 4,938 55.1%
 Associate's degree 660 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 930 10.4%
 Master's degree 331 3.7%
 Professional school degree 70 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 48 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,736 89.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 172 2.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 772 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79904

ZIP Code 79904 is in the El Paso Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79904.

Hospital Class
4931 Hercules Ave
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: El Paso Independent School District
Burnet Elementary
3700 Thomason Ave
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Logan Elementary
3200 Ellerthorpe Ave
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Magoffin Middle School
4931 Hercules Ave
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Park Elementary
3601 Edgar Park Ave
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Canyon Hills Middle School
8930 Eclipse St
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Lee Elementary
7710 Pandora St
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School
5209 Hercules
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
H R Moye Elementary
4825 Alps
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Colin L Powell Elementary
4750 Ellerthorpe
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Chapin High School
7000 Dyer St
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Trinity Lutheran School
3800 Hondo Pass Dr
El Paso, TX 79904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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