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ZIP Code 79012

Primary City:Bushland, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Potter County
Timezone: Central (11:55pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.189, -102.062
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79012. 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 79012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79012, 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:
Bushland, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79012 is located in north Texas 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 79012 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79012 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 976
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 316
Median Home Value $174,900
Land Area 66.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 305
Median Household Income $97,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5242852
5-95451105
10-145053103
15-19534295
20-24161531
25-29102131
30-34273461
35-39363369
40-444758105
45-49423577
50-54382866
55-59373067
60-64182846
65-69161228
70-747613
75-793912
80-847512
85 Plus303

Gender

 Male 488 50%
 Female 488 50%
Gender

Race

 White 910 93.2%
 Black Or African American 9 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.9%
 Asian 6 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24404
25-3435439
35-4478583
45-5471980
55-6454357
65-7421324
75-8416016
85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 241 79%
 Single Guardian 31 10%
 Singles 26 9%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 141 46%
 Households with Kids 164 54%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14812
23710
38513
45712
511819
691019
716824
8101323
981220
10111021
1171118
1213922
13141024
1451318
1517623
1661016
17151126
1881018
197512
20303

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79012 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79012 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 79012 real estate data, the median home value of $174,900 is slightly higher 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 79012. Rentals in 79012 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 976 100%
 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 208 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 73 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 8%
 Households Vacant 11 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 55%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $97,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79012 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 79012 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 404 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 291 38%
 No Earnings 77 10%
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 404 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 291 38%
 No Earnings 77 10%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 662 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 33 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79012 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 252 69%
 Associate's degree 83 23%
 Bachelor's degree 22 6%
 Master's degree 8 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 252 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79012

ZIP Code 79012 is in the Bushland Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79012.

Bushland Elementary
2400 Wells
Bushland, TX 79012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bushland Independent School District
Bushland Middle School
20101 25th St
Bushland, TX 79012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bushland Independent School District
Bushland High School
2300 Wells
Bushland, TX 79012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bushland Independent School District

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