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ZIP Code 79022

Post Office City:Dalhart, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dallam County
Timezone: Central (1:15am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -102.6
ZIP (~38 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79022

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 79022. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 79022 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Dalhart, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79022 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79022 is located in northwest Texas and covers an extremely large 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 79022 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79022 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,741
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,951
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 1,915.66 sq mi
Water Area 1.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,500
Median Household Income $49,521

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5418385803
5-9390350740
10-14367376743
15-19334322656
20-24284236520
25-29529281810
30-34518297815
35-39556356912
40-44583301884
45-49568306874
50-54467277744
55-59346249595
60-64254233487
65-69181198379
70-74128147275
75-799286178
80-8458113171
85 Plus47108155

Gender

 Male 6,120 57%
 Female 4,621 43%
Gender

Race

 White 8,902 82.9%
 Black Or African American 498 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.9%
 Asian 64 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 930 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 246 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2444133177
25-34274309583
35-44437291728
45-54481209690
55-64426130556
65-7434274416
75-8420035235
85 Plus8035115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,046 58%
 Single Guardian 472 13%
 Singles 842 24%
 Singles With Roommate 140 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,164 62%
 Households with Kids 1,336 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18966155
28366149
37985164
49097187
57364137
68579164
78576161
87169140
97662138
107385158
117886164
126864132
137670146
147271143
156466130
167778155
177178149
187156127
19514495
205746103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79022 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79022 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 79022 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79022 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79022 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79022 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Dalhart, TX house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,297 86.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,371 12.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,300 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 984 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,216 31%
 Households Vacant 451 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 98 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 62 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 20%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 1%
 1 Bedroom 213 18%
 2 Bedroom 386 32%
 3+ Bedroom 602 50%
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 $49,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79022 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. The commute in 79022 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 3,636 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,629 19%
 No Earnings 3,254 38%
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 3,636 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,629 19%
 No Earnings 3,254 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,154 87.5%
 Public transportation 8 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 364 7.7%
 Worked at Home 216 4.6%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,633 22.0%
 High School Graduate 4,251 57.3%
 Associate's degree 402 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 881 11.9%
 Master's degree 207 2.8%
 Professional school degree 6 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 45 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,708 69.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 413 16.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 335 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79022

ZIP Code 79022 is in the following school districts: Dalhart Independent School District and Private. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79022.

Dalhart Elementary
1401 Tennessee Ave
Dalhart, TX 79022
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dalhart Independent School District
Dalhart J H
1802 E 16th
Dalhart, TX 79022
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dalhart Independent School District
Dalhart Int
801 Oak
Dalhart, TX 79022
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dalhart Independent School District
Dalhart High School
2100 Spirit Trl
Dalhart, TX 79022
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dalhart Independent School District
X I T Secondary School
701 E 10th
Dalhart, TX 79022
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dalhart Independent School District
St Anthony of Padua Catholic School
PO Box 1329
Dalhart, TX 79022
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dalhart Christian Academy
1000 E. 16th Street
Dalhert, TX 79022
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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