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ZIP Code 79924

Primary City:El Paso, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Park
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (11:25am)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.89, -106.43
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79924

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79924. 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 79924. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79924, 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 79924 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79924 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 79924 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 79924 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 59,058
Population Density 4,824 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,122
Median Home Value $96,600
Land Area 12.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,158
Median Household Income $41,009

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,3832,3622,5152,5692,0381,9241,5421,6131,5551,7021,6401,4661,313967789681463249
Female2,2222,2622,3932,4812,2332,0761,8461,8461,8182,0222,1531,8051,6111,3101,176932688413
Total4,6054,6244,9085,0504,2714,0003,3883,4593,3733,7243,7933,2712,9242,2771,9651,6131,151662

Gender

 Male 27,771 47%
 Female 31,287 53%
Gender

Race

 White 43,167 73.1%
 Black Or African American 4,697 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 459 0.8%
 Asian 1,055 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 177 0.3%
 Other Race 7,017 11.9%
 Two Or More Races 2,486 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1461,1282,1372,9712,8892,2011,576314
Renter7761,8901,4071,15873546328978
Total9223,0183,5444,1293,6242,6641,865392

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,762 48%
 Single Guardian 5,377 27%
 Singles 4,381 22%
 Singles With Roommate 638 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,589 57%
 Households with Kids 8,569 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male503486488471468438491483482507548447488525515571528526429448
Female453445452440444457439462460452480488476497505517505478476493
Total9569319409119128959309459429591,0289359641,0221,0201,0881,0331,004905941

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79924 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 79924 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 79924 real estate data, the median home value of $96,600 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 79924. Rentals in 79924 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79924 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 58,881 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 156 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,513 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,849 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,796 32%
 Households Vacant 964 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 377 39.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.6%
 For Sale Only 217 22.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 273 28.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 203 3%
 1 Bedroom 996 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,894 25%
 3+ Bedroom 4,371 59%
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 $41,009 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79924 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, 79924 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 79924 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 17,080 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,020 21%
 No Earnings 17,647 40%
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 17,080 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,020 21%
 No Earnings 17,647 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,919 93.3%
 Public transportation 569 2.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 631 2.7%
 Worked at Home 370 1.6%
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 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 2,405 15.6%
 High School Graduate 9,230 59.7%
 Associate's degree 1,480 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,646 10.6%
 Master's degree 551 3.6%
 Professional school degree 92 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 60 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 13,140 89.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 517 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,064 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79924

ZIP Code 79924 is in the Harmony Science Acad (El Paso) School District. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79924.

Harmony School of Innovation - El Paso
5210 Fairbanks Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harmony Science Acad (El Paso) School District
Charles Middle School
4909 Trojan Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Crosby Elementary
5411 Wren Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Dowell Elementary
5249 Bastille Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Fannin Elementary
5425 Salem Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Newman Elementary
10275 Alcan Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Schuster Elementary
5515 Will Ruth Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Stanton Elementary
5414 Hondo Pass Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Terrace Hills Middle School
4535 Blossom Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Collins Elementary
4860 Tropicana Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Whitaker Elementary
4700 Rutherford Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Bradley Elementary
5330 Sweetwater Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Jjaep
5209 Hercules
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Dolphin Terrace Elementary
9290 Pickerel Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ysleta Independent School District
Parkland Elementary
5920 Quail Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ysleta Independent School District
Parkland Middle School
6045 Nova Way
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ysleta Independent School District
North Star Elementary
5950 Sean Haggerty
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ysleta Independent School District
Desertaire Elementary School
6301 Tiger Eye Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ysleta Independent School District
Andress High School
5400 Sun Valley Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Irvin High School
9465 Roanoke Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Parkland High School
5932 Quail Ave
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ysleta Independent School District
Most Holy Trinity School
10000 Pheasant Rd
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northeast Christian Academy
9901 McCombs St
El Paso, TX 79924
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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