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ZIP Code 79521

Primary City:Haskell, TX (View All Cities)
County: Haskell County
Timezone: Central (2:35am)
Area code: 940 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.1, -99.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79521. 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 79521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79521, 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:
Haskell, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 79521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79521 is located in north 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 79521 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79521 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,980
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,209
Median Home Value $53,500
Land Area 311.88 sq mi
Water Area 6.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,462
Median Household Income $39,479

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5107103210
5-9128118246
10-14125107232
15-19122119241
20-2414975224
25-2915278230
30-3416191252
35-3914590235
40-4413798235
45-49156136292
50-54149149298
55-59142105247
60-6497125222
65-6996118214
70-749394187
75-796498162
80-846061121
85 Plus4488132

Gender

 Male 2,127 53%
 Female 1,853 47%
Gender

Race

 White 3,285 82.5%
 Black Or African American 172 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.7%
 Asian 26 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 377 9.5%
 Two Or More Races 91 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24113344
25-346683149
35-4411269181
45-5423664300
55-6421654270
65-7421629245
75-8416225187
85 Plus79786

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 747 51%
 Single Guardian 240 16%
 Singles 431 29%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,041 71%
 Households with Kids 421 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1222244
2232346
3182038
4211132
5282452
6241943
7283260
8252752
9231639
10262551
11252550
12211435
13291948
14242448
15252954
16232245
17232750
18252348
19261844
20321850

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79521 has a large 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 79521 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 79521 real estate data, the median home value of $53,500 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 79521. Rentals in 79521 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,440 86%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 491 12%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 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 358 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 740 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 364 16%
 Households Vacant 747 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 6.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Sale Only 30 4.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 401 53.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 245 32.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 51 13%
 2 Bedroom 211 53%
 3+ Bedroom 135 34%
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 $39,479 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 79521 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 79521 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 1,081 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 718 23%
 No Earnings 1,346 43%
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 1,081 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 718 23%
 No Earnings 1,346 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,261 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 1%
 Worked at Home 43 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 504 34%
 High School Graduate 775 52%
 Associate's degree 65 4%
 Bachelor's degree 79 5%
 Master's degree 33 2%
 Professional school degree 25 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 571 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79521

ZIP Code 79521 is in the Paint Creek Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79521.

Paint Creek School
4485 Fm 600
Haskell, TX 79521
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Paint Creek Independent School District
Haskell Elementary
306 South Ave G
Haskell, TX 79521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Haskell Cisd School District
Haskell J H
600 North Ave East
Haskell, TX 79521
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Haskell Cisd School District
Haskell High School
600 North Ave East
Haskell, TX 79521
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Haskell Cisd School District

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