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ZIP Code 79323

Primary City:Denver City, TX (View All Cities)
County: Yoakum County
Timezone: Central (3:49am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.0, -102.8
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79323

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79323. 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 79323. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79323, 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:
Denver City, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79323 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79323 is located in northwest 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 79323 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79323 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,559
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,409
Median Home Value $69,900
Land Area 230.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,164
Median Household Income $54,697

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5305330635
5-9306294600
10-14305268573
15-19248247495
20-24178204382
25-29224210434
30-34208217425
35-39188191379
40-44192207399
45-49226197423
50-54229223452
55-59179179358
60-64150160310
65-69109108217
70-747176147
75-797072142
80-844761108
85 Plus324880

Gender

 Male 3,267 50%
 Female 3,292 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,791 73.0%
 Black Or African American 80 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.9%
 Asian 31 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1,426 21.7%
 Two Or More Races 174 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246644110
25-34248146394
35-4429391384
45-5439582477
55-6431556371
65-7418630216
75-8414126167
85 Plus43245

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,432 66%
 Single Guardian 316 15%
 Singles 390 18%
 Singles With Roommate 26 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,165 54%
 Households with Kids 999 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16583148
26062122
35557112
45762119
56266128
66861129
75556111
85557112
96654120
106367130
117057127
12454590
135948107
146851119
15405191
164456100
176658124
18534093
19454287
20243256

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79323 has a slightly less than average 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 79323 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 79323 real estate data, the median home value of $69,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79323 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79323 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79323 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,506 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 1%
 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 699 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 988 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 477 20%
 Households Vacant 245 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Sale Only 19 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 4%
 For Migrant Workers 6 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 12%
 1 Bedroom 20 5%
 2 Bedroom 151 38%
 3+ Bedroom 182 46%
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 $54,697 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79323 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 79323 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,152 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,025 23%
 No Earnings 1,331 30%
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 2,152 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,025 23%
 No Earnings 1,331 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,706 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 1%
 Worked at Home 50 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 574 29.8%
 High School Graduate 995 51.6%
 Associate's degree 103 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 196 10.2%
 Master's degree 53 2.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,436 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 100 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79323

ZIP Code 79323 is in the Denver City Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79323.

Kelley/Dodson Elementary
500 North Soland
Denver City, TX 79323
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Denver City Independent School District
William G Gravitt J H
419 Mustang Ave
Denver City, TX 79323
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Denver City Independent School District
Denver City High School
601 Mustang Ave
Denver City, TX 79323
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Denver City Independent School District

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