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ZIP Code 79226

Primary City:Clarendon, TX (View All Cities)
County: Donley County
Timezone: Central (5:15pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -100.8
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79226

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79226. 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 79226. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79226, 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:
Clarendon, TX
Acceptable:
Howardwick

Stats and Demographics for the 79226 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79226 is located in north 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 79226 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79226 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,153
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,848
Median Home Value $62,200
Land Area 853.41 sq mi
Water Area 5.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,294
Median Household Income $38,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59275167
5-97783160
10-148381164
15-19187174361
20-2410987196
25-298077157
30-347176147
35-397076146
40-448283165
45-499994193
50-5495105200
55-599898196
60-6493106199
65-6999105204
70-748795182
75-796275137
80-845154105
85 Plus274774

Gender

 Male 1,562 50%
 Female 1,591 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,807 89.0%
 Black Or African American 163 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.7%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 93 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2484452
25-347683159
35-4410853161
45-5416937206
55-6418552237
65-7420939248
75-8414731178
85 Plus391453

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 677 52%
 Single Guardian 169 13%
 Singles 407 31%
 Singles With Roommate 41 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 955 74%
 Households with Kids 339 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1222143
2181230
3151328
4211435
5131528
6152338
7181735
8141529
9171330
10161026
11222143
12201434
13132235
14121426
15282250
16272754
17152439
18424183
197560135
20573794

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79226 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79226 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 79226 real estate data, the median home value of $62,200 is low 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 79226. Rentals in 79226 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79226 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,913 92.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 226 7.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 356 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 585 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 353 19%
 Households Vacant 554 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 5.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 28 5.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 317 57.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 156 28.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 63 23%
 2 Bedroom 64 24%
 3+ Bedroom 143 53%
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 $38,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79226 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 79226 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 891 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 644 25%
 No Earnings 1,024 40%
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 891 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 644 25%
 No Earnings 1,024 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,102 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 4%
 Worked at Home 110 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 130 13%
 High School Graduate 643 65%
 Associate's degree 72 7%
 Bachelor's degree 59 6%
 Master's degree 79 8%
 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 401 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79226

ZIP Code 79226 is in the Clarendon Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79226.

Clarendon Elementary
822 5th St
Clarendon, TX 79226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarendon Independent School District
Clarendon J H
822 5th St
Clarendon, TX 79226
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clarendon Independent School District
Clarendon High School
822 5th St
Clarendon, TX 79226
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clarendon Independent School District

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