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ZIP Code 79416

Post Office City:Lubbock, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North|West
County: Lubbock County
Timezone: Central (8:47pm)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.61, -101.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79416

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Primary/preferred city:
Lubbock, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79416 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79416 is located in northern Texas and covers a slightly less 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 79416 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79416 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,296
Population Density 1,005 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,937
Median Home Value $110,300
Land Area 32.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,980
Median Household Income $45,937

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1531,0972,250
5-91,0451,0382,083
10-149039331,836
15-191,0601,0912,151
20-243,2943,0206,314
25-291,7231,5403,263
30-341,0911,0482,139
35-398409301,770
40-447877761,563
45-497328421,574
50-547648031,567
55-596397551,394
60-645126171,129
65-69388467855
70-74286424710
75-79261333594
80-84158299457
85 Plus198449647

Gender

 Male 15,834 49%
 Female 16,462 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,443 78.8%
 Black Or African American 1,823 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 201 0.6%
 Asian 1,154 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 2,859 8.9%
 Two Or More Races 803 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243832,5482,931
25-341,1531,7142,867
35-441,1466681,814
45-541,2625131,775
55-641,1573071,464
65-74811162973
75-84514211725
85 Plus187244431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,203 40%
 Single Guardian 2,014 16%
 Singles 3,558 27%
 Singles With Roommate 2,205 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,209 71%
 Households with Kids 3,771 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1228239467
2237228465
3253210463
4189197386
5223221444
6188201389
7206173379
8230221451
9198222420
10188202390
11194182376
12182193375
13169181350
14170175345
15168164332
16183197380
17159151310
18172184356
19378395773
206357171,352

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79416 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79416 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 79416 real estate data, the median home value of $110,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79416. Rentals in 79416 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79416 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,030 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 201 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 51 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,683 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,930 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,367 46%
 Households Vacant 957 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 58.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 46 4.8%
 For Sale Only 147 15.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 12.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 243 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,027 17%
 2 Bedroom 2,203 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,672 43%
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 $45,937 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79416 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. The commute in 79416 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.

For more information, see Lubbock, TX poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,610 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,761 38%
 No Earnings 5,496 21%
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 10,610 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,761 38%
 No Earnings 5,496 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,255 95.5%
 Public transportation 52 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 363 2.1%
 Worked at Home 341 2.0%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,174 12%
 High School Graduate 8,352 47%
 Associate's degree 1,227 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,869 22%
 Master's degree 1,172 7%
 Professional school degree 469 3%
 Doctorate degree 362 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,066 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 493 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 802 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79416

ZIP Code 79416 is in the following school districts: Frenship Independent School District and Lubbock Independent School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79416.

Terra Vista Middle School
1111 Upland Ave
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Frenship Independent School District
North Ridge Elementary
6302 11th Pl
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frenship Independent School District
Willow Bend Elementary
8816 13th St
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frenship Independent School District
Legacy Elementary
6424 Kemper Ave
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frenship Independent School District
Mackenzie Middle School
5402 W 12th St
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Hardwick Elementary
1420 Chicago
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Rush Elementary
4702 15th St
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Centennial Elementary
1301 N Utica
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lubbock Independent School District
Reese Educational Center
9421 4th St
Lubbock, TX 79416
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Frenship Independent School District

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