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ZIP Code 79518

Post Office City:Girard, TX (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Central (4:30am)
Area code: 806 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -100.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79518

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Primary/preferred city:
Girard, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79518 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79518 is located in north Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 79518 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79518 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 124
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 108
Median Home Value $66,100
Land Area 135.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 61
Median Household Income $52,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 52

Under 5235
85 Plus145


 Male 63 51%
 Female 61 49%


 White 111 90%
 Black Or African American 3 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 7 6%
 Two Or More Races 2 2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus415

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 24 39%
 Single Guardian 10 16%
 Singles 25 41%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 47 77%
 Households with Kids 14 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79518 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 79518 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 79518 real estate data, the median home value of $66,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 79518. Rentals in 79518 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79518 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 124 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 7 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 12%
 Households Vacant 47 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 55%
 For Migrant Workers 2 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 8 100%
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 $52,917 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 79518 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 79518 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 79518 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 66 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 24%
 No Earnings 47 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 66 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 24%
 No Earnings 47 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 63 68%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 30 32%
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 17 13%
 High School Graduate 85 65%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 25 19%
 Master's degree 2 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 31 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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