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ZIP Code 79252

Primary City:Quanah, TX (View All Cities)
County: Hardeman County
Timezone: Central (1:42pm)
Area code: 940 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -99.9
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79252

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79252. 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 79252. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79252, 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:
Quanah, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79252 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79252 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 79252 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79252 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,202
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,928
Median Home Value $47,800
Land Area 543.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,363
Median Household Income $35,373

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511094204
5-911797214
10-14131102233
15-1996102198
20-246364127
25-298676162
30-347494168
35-398885173
40-447892170
45-4986113199
50-54137111248
55-59126131257
60-64104115219
65-698897185
70-746875143
75-794655101
80-844767114
85 Plus256287

Gender

 Male 1,570 49%
 Female 1,632 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,726 85.1%
 Black Or African American 200 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.5%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 158 4.9%
 Two Or More Races 93 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24104050
25-347559134
35-4411967186
45-5418671257
55-6422854282
65-7417551226
75-8411634150
85 Plus621678

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 642 47%
 Single Guardian 234 17%
 Singles 426 31%
 Singles With Roommate 61 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 956 70%
 Households with Kids 407 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1222042
2182038
3202040
4231740
5311344
6222345
7191837
8192342
9262046
10201535
11282755
12281947
13261541
14292655
15191938
16232548
17192443
18191938
19161531
2013720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79252 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79252 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 79252 real estate data, the median home value of $47,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79252 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79252 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79252 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,181 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.2%
 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 15 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 383 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 588 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 392 20%
 Households Vacant 565 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 10.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 40 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 155 27.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 296 52.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 104 23%
 2 Bedroom 234 51%
 3+ Bedroom 121 26%
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 $35,373 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79252 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 79252 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 948 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 402 16%
 No Earnings 1,200 47%
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 948 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 402 16%
 No Earnings 1,200 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 922 83%
 Public transportation 17 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 23 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 89 8%
 Worked at Home 58 5%
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. 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 174 17%
 High School Graduate 594 59%
 Associate's degree 17 2%
 Bachelor's degree 187 19%
 Master's degree 36 4%
 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 503 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 98 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79252

ZIP Code 79252 is in the Quanah Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79252.

Reagan Elementary
205 East 8th St
Quanah, TX 79252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quanah Independent School District
Travis Middle School
600 West 7th
Quanah, TX 79252
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Quanah Independent School District
Quanah High School
501 West 7th
Quanah, TX 79252
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quanah Independent School District

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