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ZIP Code 79245

Post Office City:Memphis, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hall County
Timezone: Central (5:42pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -100.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79245

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 79245. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 79245 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:
Memphis, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79245 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79245 is located in northern Texas and covers a 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 79245 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79245 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,476
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,335
Median Home Value $37,100
Land Area 260.24 sq mi
Water Area 2.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,000
Median Household Income $31,761

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59192183
5-99684180
10-148497181
15-1910475179
20-245955114
25-294969118
30-345862120
35-395463117
40-446859127
45-499072162
50-547193164
55-596782149
60-648082162
65-696576141
70-747063133
75-79484694
80-84304979
85 Plus294473

Gender

 Male 1,213 49%
 Female 1,263 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,868 75.4%
 Black Or African American 210 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.9%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 340 13.7%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24173249
25-345257109
35-448944133
45-5412063183
55-6413742179
65-7414634180
75-849125116
85 Plus391251

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 511 51%
 Single Guardian 155 16%
 Singles 309 31%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 676 68%
 Households with Kids 324 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202040
2161531
3171936
4221941
5231134
6161430
7241539
8182139
9152338
10131831
11212041
12131528
13182139
14192342
15161430
16281341
17142135
18251540
19211233
20121224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79245 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79245 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 79245 real estate data, the median home value of $37,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79245 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79245 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79245 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,432 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 38 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 206 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 485 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 309 23%
 Households Vacant 335 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 11 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 152 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 4%
 1 Bedroom 57 20%
 2 Bedroom 79 28%
 3+ Bedroom 137 48%
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 $31,761 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79245 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 79245 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.

For more information, see Memphis, TX incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 573 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 501 27%
 No Earnings 775 42%
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 573 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 501 27%
 No Earnings 775 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 805 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 2%
 Worked at Home 34 4%
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 426 29%
 High School Graduate 745 51%
 Associate's degree 95 6%
 Bachelor's degree 133 9%
 Master's degree 27 2%
 Professional school degree 18 1%
 Doctorate degree 29 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 427 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79245

ZIP Code 79245 is in the Memphis Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79245.

Austin Elementary
515 S 9th St
Memphis, TX 79245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis Independent School District
Memphis Middle School
1110 N 16th St
Memphis, TX 79245
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis Independent School District
Travis Elementary
710 N 12th St
Memphis, TX 79245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis Independent School District
Memphis High School
1501 High St
Memphis, TX 79245
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis Independent School District

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