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ZIP Code 79220

Post Office City:Afton, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dickens County
Timezone: Central (12:58pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -100.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79220

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Primary/preferred city:
Afton, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79220 is located in northern 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 79220 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79220 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 197
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 151
Median Home Value $120,800
Land Area 192.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 91
Median Household Income $55,781

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 52

Under 5628
85 Plus156


 Male 95 48%
 Female 102 52%


 White 172 87.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 12.2%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus505

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 57 63%
 Single Guardian 6 7%
 Singles 28 31%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 72 79%
 Households with Kids 19 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79220 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79220 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 79220 real estate data, the median home value of $120,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79220 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79220 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 197 100%
 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 10 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 50 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 31 21%
 Households Vacant 60 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 75%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 8%
 2 Bedroom 9 23%
 3+ Bedroom 27 69%
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 $55,781 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79220 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. 79220 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest 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 79220 can expect to fall in that range. 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 103 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 17%
 No Earnings 82 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 17%
 No Earnings 82 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 82 65%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 26%
 Worked at Home 11 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79220 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 7 3%
 High School Graduate 134 65%
 Associate's degree 3 1%
 Bachelor's degree 58 28%
 Master's degree 5 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 47 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79220

ZIP Code 79220 is in the Patton Springs Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79220.

Patton Springs School
1261 E Fm 193
Afton, TX 79220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Patton Springs Independent School District

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