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ZIP Code 79239

Post Office City:Lakeview, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hall County
Timezone: Central (11:55am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -100.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79239

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 79239. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 79239 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:
Lakeview, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79239 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 79239 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79239 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 211
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 172
Median Home Value $82,500
Land Area 198.93 sq mi
Water Area 8.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 85
Median Household Income $58,929

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 44

Under 5268
85 Plus325


 Male 116 55%
 Female 95 45%


 White 179 85%
 Black Or African American 4 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 20 9%
 Two Or More Races 8 4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 50 59%
 Single Guardian 7 8%
 Singles 24 28%
 Singles With Roommate 4 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 60 71%
 Households with Kids 25 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79239 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 79239 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 79239 real estate data, the median home value of $82,500 is low 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 79239. Rentals in 79239 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 211 100%
 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 15 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 11%
 Households Vacant 87 51%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 40%
 2 Bedroom 9 60%
 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 $58,929 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79239 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 79239 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 79239 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 68 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 52 32%
 No Earnings 45 27%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 68 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 52 32%
 No Earnings 45 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 61 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

For more information, see Lakeview, TX education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 20 13.1%
 High School Graduate 117 76.5%
 Associate's degree 15 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1 0.7%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 30 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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