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ZIP Code 79009

Primary City:Bovina, TX (View All Cities)
County: Parmer County
Timezone: Central (4:22am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -102.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79009. 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 79009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79009, 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:
Bovina, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79009 is located in northwest 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 79009 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 a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79009 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,166
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 756
Median Home Value $82,200
Land Area 115.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 673
Median Household Income $41,552

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5109108217
5-998105203
10-149485179
15-1911299211
20-248362145
25-298479163
30-345667123
35-396258120
40-447371144
45-496467131
50-546761128
55-59425496
60-64453681
65-69454186
70-74232750
75-79182543
80-84151429
85 Plus61117

Gender

 Male 1,096 51%
 Female 1,070 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,685 77.8%
 Black Or African American 18 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 1.5%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 388 17.9%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24182846
25-345658114
35-448251133
45-5410343146
55-64751893
65-7471879
75-8443649
85 Plus12113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 418 62%
 Single Guardian 127 19%
 Singles 111 16%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 324 48%
 Households with Kids 349 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1272148
2191635
3231942
4261945
5172845
6152136
7232346
8251641
9181735
10222143
11171330
12211435
13172138
14171633
15291443
16172037
17252045
18212243
19202343
20111223

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79009 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79009 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 79009 real estate data, the median home value of $82,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 79009 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,166 100%
 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 148 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 312 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 213 28%
 Households Vacant 83 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 22%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 5%
 2 Bedroom 111 53%
 3+ Bedroom 88 42%
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 $41,552 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 79009 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 720 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 404 26%
 No Earnings 433 28%
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 720 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 404 26%
 No Earnings 433 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 924 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 3%
 Worked at Home 23 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 272 45.1%
 High School Graduate 238 39.5%
 Associate's degree 4 0.7%
 Bachelor's degree 80 13.3%
 Master's degree 9 1.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 599 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 109 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79009

ZIP Code 79009 is in the Bovina Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79009.

Bovina Elementary
500 Halsell St
Bovina, TX 79009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bovina Independent School District
Bovina Middle School
500 Halsell St
Bovina, TX 79009
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bovina Independent School District
Bovina High School
500 Halsell St
Bovina, TX 79009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bovina Independent School District

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