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ZIP Code 79912

Primary City:El Paso, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Festival|Coronado
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (12:44pm)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.85, -106.54
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79912

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79912. 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 79912. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79912, 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 79912 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79912 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79912 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79912 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 77,161
Population Density 3,276 people per sq mi
Housing Units 30,690
Median Home Value $171,800
Land Area 23.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 29,235
Median Household Income $59,174

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,6962,8823,0203,0462,7552,7092,2312,5562,5892,6692,5222,1081,7121,102859614503390
Female2,5832,8632,8522,9532,7772,6942,5213,0292,9143,1142,8822,3411,8221,2611,076891815810
Total5,2795,7455,8725,9995,5325,4034,7525,5855,5035,7835,4044,4493,5342,3631,9351,5051,3181,200

Gender

 Male 36,963 48%
 Female 40,198 52%
Gender

Race

 White 64,240 83.3%
 Black Or African American 1,746 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 394 0.5%
 Asian 2,339 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 61 0.1%
 Other Race 6,481 8.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,900 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1291,2463,5934,4873,5851,9511,229383
Renter1,5993,7212,4962,0771,181608552398
Total1,7284,9676,0896,5644,7662,5591,781781

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14,362 49%
 Single Guardian 5,419 19%
 Singles 8,006 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,448 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 18,120 62%
 Households with Kids 11,115 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male521548556562554583569570606585604608589634623666635587535535
Female496517522565609501622564567568551586573574623642598556534558
Total1,0171,0651,0781,1271,1631,0841,1911,1341,1731,1531,1551,1941,1621,2081,2461,3081,2331,1431,0691,093

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79912 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79912 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 79912 real estate data, the median home value of $171,800 is slightly higher 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 79912. Rentals in 79912 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79912 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 76,945 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 189 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 12,571 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,032 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,632 41%
 Households Vacant 1,455 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 615 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Sale Only 282 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 283 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 206 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 523 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,899 31%
 2 Bedroom 4,712 37%
 3+ Bedroom 3,530 28%
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 $59,174 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79912 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79912 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 27,798 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,293 24%
 No Earnings 18,654 31%
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 27,798 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,293 24%
 No Earnings 18,654 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 33,528 89.5%
 Public transportation 527 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 91 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,653 4.4%
 Worked at Home 1,673 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,883 8%
 High School Graduate 8,940 37%
 Associate's degree 1,538 6%
 Bachelor's degree 6,510 27%
 Master's degree 3,115 13%
 Professional school degree 1,329 6%
 Doctorate degree 708 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 14,589 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,509 13.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,041 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79912

ZIP Code 79912 is in the Burnham Wood Charter School District. There are 26 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79912.

Davinci School for Science and the Arts
785 Southwestern Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Burnham Wood Charter School District
Somerset Charter School
7310 Bishop Flores
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Somerset Charter School District
Howard Burnham Elementary
7310 Bishop Flores Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burnham Wood Charter School District
Morehead Middle School
5625 Confetti Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Johnson Elementary
499 Cabaret Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Putnam Elementary
6508 Fiesta Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Rivera Elementary
6445 Escondido Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Western Hills Elementary
530 Thunderbird Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Guerrero Elementary
7530 Lakehurst Rd
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Green Elementary
5430 Buckley Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Polk Elementary
940 Belvidere St
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Hornedo Middle School
6101 High Ridge
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Kohlberg Elementary
1445 Nardo Goodman
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Brown Middle School
7820 Helen of Troy Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Tippin Elementary
6541 Bear Rdg Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Marguerite J Lundy Elementary
6201 High Ridge Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Premier High School of El Paso
1035 Belvedere
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Premier High School District
Coronado High School
100 Champions Place
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Franklin High School
900 North Resler Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
El Paso Jewish Academy
805 Cherry Hill
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children'S Courtyard Montessori School
820 E Redd Rd
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
La Paz Language Academy
1035 Belvidere St Ste 200
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori Learning Center
244 N Resler Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Francis Montessori Christian School
6280 Los Robles Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
School for Educational Enrichment
7310 Bishop Flores Dr
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Peace Lutheran Preschool & Daycare
595 Belvidere St
El Paso, TX 79912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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