Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 79930

Primary City:El Paso, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chelmont
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (2:58am)
Area code: 915 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.82, -106.46
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79930

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79930. 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 79930. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79930, 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 79930 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79930 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 79930 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79930 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,410
Population Density 2,590 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,006
Median Home Value $90,600
Land Area 10.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,229
Median Household Income $29,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2641,0321,0151,0311,1121,050847788761882824762594450386316249197
Female1,1069919651,0501,2261,0228248767919471,009866663608558488464396
Total2,3702,0231,9802,0812,3382,0721,6711,6641,5521,8291,8331,6281,2571,058944804713593

Gender

 Male 13,560 48%
 Female 14,850 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,559 82.9%
 Black Or African American 673 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 251 0.9%
 Asian 143 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 44 0.2%
 Other Race 2,911 10.2%
 Two Or More Races 829 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner483176331,0491,063846817327
Renter6271,27397493064237222487
Total6751,5901,6071,9791,7051,2181,041414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,129 40%
 Single Guardian 2,858 28%
 Singles 2,776 27%
 Singles With Roommate 466 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,373 62%
 Households with Kids 3,856 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260239246227210205206203208182210197192234212224212188195211
Female240216216206201213204184189169196195195210187186218207252254
Total500455462433411418410387397351406392387444399410430395447465

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79930 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 79930 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 79930 real estate data, the median home value of $90,600 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 79930. Rentals in 79930 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79930 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,240 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 72 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 96 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,606 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,494 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,129 47%
 Households Vacant 777 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 304 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Sale Only 62 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 334 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 356 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,828 32%
 2 Bedroom 2,349 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,137 20%
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 $29,942 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79930 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. Residents in ZIP code 79930 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79930 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,621 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,332 23%
 No Earnings 9,906 43%
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 7,621 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,332 23%
 No Earnings 9,906 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,126 86.8%
 Public transportation 625 5.4%
 Taxicab 26 0.2%
 Motorcycle 37 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 540 4.6%
 Worked at Home 316 2.7%
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 2,608 29.8%
 High School Graduate 4,333 49.4%
 Associate's degree 514 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 984 11.2%
 Master's degree 189 2.2%
 Professional school degree 43 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 93 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,508 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 247 3.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 865 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79930

ZIP Code 79930 is in the El Paso Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79930.

Crockett Elementary
3200 Wheeling Ave
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Rusk Elementary
3601 Copia St
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Travis Elementary
5000 North Stevens St
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Bassett Middle School
4400 Elm St
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Clendenin Elementary
2701 Harrison Ave
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Armendariz Middle School
2231 Arizona Ave
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Moreno Elementary
2300 San Diego
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Austin High School
3500 Memphis Ave
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Sunset High School
2851 Grant
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
School-Age Parent Center
2300 Murchison
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Career & Tech Ed Center
1170 Walnut St
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso Independent School District
Our Lady of Assumption School
4805 Byron St
El Paso, TX 79930
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes