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ZIP Code 79119

Primary City:Amarillo, TX (View All Cities)
County: Potter County
Timezone: Central (3:49am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -102.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79119

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79119. 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 79119. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79119, 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:
Amarillo, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79119 is located in north 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 79119 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79119 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,539
Population Density 114 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,830
Median Home Value $228,600
Land Area 101.46 sq mi
Water Area 2.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,503
Median Household Income $88,370

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5398371769
5-9445429874
10-14450436886
15-19408376784
20-24284327611
25-29292390682
30-34405407812
35-39426463889
40-44410460870
45-49440464904
50-54444411855
55-59377380757
60-64283328611
65-69209223432
70-74151167318
75-79118129247
80-845998157
85 Plus315081

Gender

 Male 5,630 49%
 Female 5,909 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,501 91.0%
 Black Or African American 156 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.7%
 Asian 294 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 299 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 199 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2434220254
25-34436326762
35-44746186932
45-54850143993
55-6468199780
65-7441941460
75-8423829267
85 Plus451055

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,938 65%
 Single Guardian 377 8%
 Singles 1,000 22%
 Singles With Roommate 188 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,880 64%
 Households with Kids 1,623 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17581156
27767144
39276168
47778155
58283165
68390173
77783160
89986185
910487191
1010180181
119789186
128699185
139480174
147288160
158678164
169182173
179384177
188077157
195855113
204575120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79119 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79119 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 79119 real estate data, the median home value of $228,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79119. Rentals in 79119 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,531 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,572 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 877 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,054 22%
 Households Vacant 327 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 133 41%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 301 30%
 2 Bedroom 542 54%
 3+ Bedroom 166 16%
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 $88,370 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79119 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 79119 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 5,201 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,808 19%
 No Earnings 2,282 25%
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 5,201 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,808 19%
 No Earnings 2,282 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,003 94.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 43 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 0.3%
 Worked at Home 299 4.7%
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 216 6%
 High School Graduate 1,564 42%
 Associate's degree 308 8%
 Bachelor's degree 996 26%
 Master's degree 529 14%
 Professional school degree 100 3%
 Doctorate degree 47 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,422 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 315 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 191 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79119

ZIP Code 79119 is in the Canyon Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79119.

Greenways Intermediate
8100 Pineridge
Amarillo, TX 79119
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Canyon Independent School District
Hillside Elementary
9600 Perry Ave
Amarillo, TX 79119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Canyon Independent School District
Ascension Academy
9301 Ascension Pkwy
Amarillo, TX 79119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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