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ZIP Code 79928

Primary City:El Paso, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: El Paso
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (1:18am)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.6, -106.1
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79928

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79928. 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 79928. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79928, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 79928 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79928 is located in west Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 79928 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79928 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,544
Population Density 476 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,089
Median Home Value $111,800
Land Area 104.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,243
Median Household Income $48,251

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,5932,8122,7422,3511,5801,7281,8541,9721,8361,4151,2277705653932531279145
Female2,4842,6912,6922,3121,7551,9622,1012,2161,8271,4651,19982859838528317713283
Total5,0775,5035,4344,6633,3353,6903,9554,1883,6632,8802,4261,5981,163778536304223128

Gender

 Male 24,354 49%
 Female 25,190 51%
Gender

Race

 White 40,781 82.3%
 Black Or African American 976 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 276 0.6%
 Asian 197 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 35 0.1%
 Other Race 6,340 12.8%
 Two Or More Races 939 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3152,6393,5272,5611,28960221933
Renter26070252028815497343
Total5753,3414,0472,8491,44369925336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,694 66%
 Single Guardian 2,928 22%
 Singles 1,288 10%
 Singles With Roommate 333 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,392 33%
 Households with Kids 8,851 67%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male493528521577558556591539568547547558550540502486536443384354
Female539480527529542531523529566536492536585543521491443459398346
Total1,0321,0081,0481,1061,1001,0871,1141,0681,1341,0831,0391,0941,1351,0831,023977979902782700

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79928 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 79928 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 79928 real estate data, the median home value of $111,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79928. Rentals in 79928 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79928 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 49,117 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 427 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,760 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,425 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,058 15%
 Households Vacant 846 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 91 10.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.8%
 For Sale Only 350 41.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 7.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 300 35.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 1%
 1 Bedroom 76 3%
 2 Bedroom 547 23%
 3+ Bedroom 1,711 72%
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 $48,251 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79928 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. Most commuters in 79928 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 14,624 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,760 20%
 No Earnings 11,710 35%
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 14,624 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,760 20%
 No Earnings 11,710 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,784 94.6%
 Public transportation 57 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 276 1.5%
 Worked at Home 670 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 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 3,307 26.5%
 High School Graduate 6,414 51.5%
 Associate's degree 850 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,394 11.2%
 Master's degree 420 3.4%
 Professional school degree 44 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 14,388 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 357 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,131 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79928

ZIP Code 79928 is in the Socorro Independent School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79928.

Keys Academy
12380 Pine Springs
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Socorro Independent School District
Desert Hills Elementary
300 North Kenazo Ave
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clint Independent School District
Frank Macias Elementary
14400 Golden Eagle Dr
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clint Independent School District
Horizon Middle School
400 Kenazo Ave
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clint Independent School District
Carroll T Welch Elementary
14510 McMahon Dr
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clint Independent School District
Horizon Heights Elementary
13601 Ryderwood Ave
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Col John O Ensor Middle School
13600 Ryderwood Ave
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Desert Wind Elementary
1100 Colina De Paz
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
John Drugan School
12451 Pellicano
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Dr Sue a Shook School
13777 Paseo Del Este
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Horizon High School
14651 Horizon Blvd
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clint Independent School District
Ricardo Estrada J H
851 South Darrington Rd
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Clint Independent School District
Eastlake High School
13000 Emerald Pass
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Socorro Independent School District
Options High School
12380 Pine Springs
El Paso, TX 79928
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Socorro Independent School District

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