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ZIP Code 73179

Primary City:Oklahoma City, OK (View All Cities)
County: Oklahoma County
Timezone: Central (7:07am)
Area code: 405 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.42, -97.65
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 73179

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 73179. 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 73179. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 73179, 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:
Oklahoma City, OK
Unacceptable:
Okc

Stats and Demographics for the 73179 ZIP Code

ZIP code 73179 is located in central Oklahoma and covers a slightly less 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 73179 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 73179 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,082
Population Density 251 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,153
Median Home Value $150,000
Land Area 12.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,074
Median Household Income $78,272

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5104110214
5-9120119239
10-14137117254
15-19118118236
20-247072142
25-2911597212
30-34123129252
35-39121128249
40-44128107235
45-4984111195
50-54143136279
55-5910294196
60-647974153
65-69404989
70-74242448
75-79222547
80-84131124
85 Plus51318

Gender

 Male 1,548 50%
 Female 1,534 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,188 71%
 Black Or African American 139 5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 3%
 Asian 388 13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 144 5%
 Two Or More Races 126 4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2425227
25-3417027197
35-4421148259
45-5423929268
55-6418615201
65-7470373
75-8441445
85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 701 65%
 Single Guardian 157 15%
 Singles 171 16%
 Singles With Roommate 45 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 612 57%
 Households with Kids 462 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1222345
2241135
3162440
4172946
5182644
6193049
7281745
8272552
9282149
10282553
11332356
12242145
13242145
14282755
15253257
16232548
17252550
18241842
19211839
20161935

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 73179 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 73179 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 73179 real estate data, the median home value of $150,000 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 73179. Rentals in 73179 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 73179 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,082 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 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 784 68%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 11%
 Households Vacant 79 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 43 54%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 57 30%
 3+ Bedroom 130 70%
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 $78,272 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 73179 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. More commuters in 73179 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 1,420 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 625 25%
 No Earnings 486 19%
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 1,420 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 625 25%
 No Earnings 486 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,763 92.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 3.4%
 Worked at Home 65 3.4%
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 109 10%
 High School Graduate 474 44%
 Associate's degree 85 8%
 Bachelor's degree 270 25%
 Master's degree 100 9%
 Professional school degree 35 3%
 Doctorate degree 9 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 770 91.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 73179

ZIP Code 73179 is in the Western Heights School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 73179.

Bridgestone Elementary School
8401 SW 44th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73179
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Western Heights School District
Winds West Elementary School
8300 SW 37th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73179
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Western Heights School District
Western Heights Ms
8435 SW 44
Oklahoma City, OK 73179
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Western Heights School District
Western Heights 9th Grade Center
8201 SW 44th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73179
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Western Heights School District
Western Heights High School
8201 SW 44th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73179
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Western Heights School District

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