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ZIP Code 79414

Primary City:Lubbock, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South|West
County: Lubbock County
Timezone: Central (1:41pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.55, -101.92
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79414

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79414. 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 79414. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79414, 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:
Lubbock, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79414 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79414 is located in north Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 79414 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79414 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,121
Population Density 5,408 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,054
Median Home Value $86,300
Land Area 3.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,420
Median Household Income $34,504

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57207371,457
5-96025971,199
10-14500474974
15-195345551,089
20-241,1421,1752,317
25-299729201,892
30-346106171,227
35-39434467901
40-44409446855
45-49453496949
50-54424475899
55-59352404756
60-64270363633
65-69241305546
70-74182296478
75-79163249412
80-84105180285
85 Plus70182252

Gender

 Male 8,183 48%
 Female 8,938 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,916 75.4%
 Black Or African American 1,112 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 149 0.9%
 Asian 309 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 2,082 12.2%
 Two Or More Races 535 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241241,1121,236
25-344511,3181,769
35-444066481,054
45-545615621,123
55-64523348871
65-74480202682
75-84329171500
85 Plus9986185

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,455 33%
 Single Guardian 1,636 22%
 Singles 2,578 35%
 Singles With Roommate 751 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,142 69%
 Households with Kids 2,278 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1158155313
2148155303
3147143290
4124130254
5134128262
6110118228
712496220
8108124232
9126131257
1095106201
11106102208
1210672178
13107101208
148693179
1582101183
1610379182
179387180
18100129229
19156159315
20187190377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79414 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 79414 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 79414 real estate data, the median home value of $86,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 79414 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 79414 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79414 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,028 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 0.5%
 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 1,925 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,048 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,447 55%
 Households Vacant 634 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 447 71%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 57 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 145 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,398 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,929 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,250 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 $34,504 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79414 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. The commute in 79414 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 6,203 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,186 30%
 No Earnings 3,767 27%
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 6,203 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,186 30%
 No Earnings 3,767 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,599 93.8%
 Public transportation 77 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 2.1%
 Worked at Home 269 2.9%
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 772 15%
 High School Graduate 2,978 59%
 Associate's degree 161 3%
 Bachelor's degree 690 14%
 Master's degree 237 5%
 Professional school degree 123 2%
 Doctorate degree 108 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,611 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 161 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 637 18.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79414

ZIP Code 79414 is in the Lubbock Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79414.

Stewart Elementary
4815 46th St
Lubbock, TX 79414
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Wester Elementary
4602 Chicago Ave
Lubbock, TX 79414
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Williams Elementary
4812 58 St
Lubbock, TX 79414
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District

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