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ZIP Code 79927

Primary City:El Paso, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: El Paso
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (7:31pm)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.65, -106.27
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79927

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79927. 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 79927. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79927, 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
Acceptable:
Horizon City, Socorro, Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo, Ysleta Sur

Stats and Demographics for the 79927 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79927 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 79927 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 small number of single adults and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79927 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,016
Population Density 1,378 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,240
Median Home Value $80,400
Land Area 28.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,661
Median Household Income $31,962

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5621,7411,8731,8811,5031,2781,1181,1941,0851,0881,179966838569397281172125
Female1,6631,7331,8011,8751,5041,3021,2841,3101,2711,3181,3321,164860589444337215164
Total3,2253,4743,6743,7563,0072,5802,4022,5042,3562,4062,5112,1301,6981,158841618387289

Gender

 Male 18,850 48%
 Female 20,166 52%
Gender

Race

 White 36,110 92.6%
 Black Or African American 99 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 561 1.4%
 Asian 46 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 1,849 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 348 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1629401,6142,1481,8181,009500113
Renter2466475863792441458723
Total4081,5872,2002,5272,0621,154587136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,622 62%
 Single Guardian 2,740 26%
 Singles 1,146 11%
 Singles With Roommate 153 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,604 43%
 Households with Kids 6,057 57%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male322292304324346317353308417345367378379404389396355343398343
Female341327321358346347332362346351381337360372359396386375359341
Total663619625682692664685670763696748715739776748792741718757684

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79927 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79927 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 79927 real estate data, the median home value of $80,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79927 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79927 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79927 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,991 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 25 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,779 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,525 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,357 21%
 Households Vacant 579 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 121 20.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2.2%
 For Sale Only 79 13.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 9.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 275 47.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 48 2%
 1 Bedroom 199 9%
 2 Bedroom 922 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,123 49%
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 $31,962 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79927 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 79927 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 10,220 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,719 23%
 No Earnings 12,003 41%
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 10,220 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,719 23%
 No Earnings 12,003 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,074 88.3%
 Public transportation 193 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 39 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,035 7.0%
 Worked at Home 472 3.2%
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 4,491 42.5%
 High School Graduate 4,787 45.3%
 Associate's degree 546 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 546 5.2%
 Master's degree 110 1.0%
 Professional school degree 83 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 8,729 86.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 0.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,331 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79927

ZIP Code 79927 is in the Socorro Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79927.

H D Hilley Elementary
693 North Rio Vista Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Campestre Elementary
11399 Socorro Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Hueco Elementary
300 Old Hueco Tanks Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Robert R Rojas Elementary
500 Bauman Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Escontrias Elementary
205 Buford Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Escontrias Early Child Center
10400 Alameda
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Keys Elementary
313 South Rio Vista Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Ernesto Serna School
11471 Alameda Ave
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Socorro Middle School
321 Bovee Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Salvador Sanchez Middle School
321 North Rio Vista Rd
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Socorro High School
10150 Alameda Ave
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Mission Early College High School
10700 Gateway East
El Paso, TX 79927
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Socorro Independent School District

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