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ZIP Code 79607

Primary City:Dyess Afb, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Abilene
County: Taylor County
Timezone: Central (5:21pm)
Area code: 325 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.42, -99.83
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 79607

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 79607. 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 79607. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 79607, 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:
Dyess Afb, TX
Acceptable:
Abilene

Stats and Demographics for the 79607 ZIP Code

ZIP code 79607 is located in central 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 79607 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 79607 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,865
Population Density 756 people per sq mi
Housing Units 673
Land Area 3.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 645
Median Household Income $44,779

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 22


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5217213430
5-9130139269
10-1412589214
15-1917685261
20-24537233770
25-29220185405
30-3489107196
35-398282164
40-446542107
45-49141832
50-54448
55-59022
60-64112
65-69022
70-74123
75-79000
80-84000
85 Plus000

Gender

 Male 1,661 58%
 Female 1,204 42%
Gender

Race

 White 2,097 73.2%
 Black Or African American 317 11.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 1.2%
 Asian 88 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.4%
 Other Race 122 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 195 6.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244177181
25-342288290
35-442154156
45-5401818
55-64000
65-74000
75-84000
85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 573 88.8%
 Single Guardian 52 8.1%
 Singles 18 2.8%
 Singles With Roommate 2 0.3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 152 24%
 Households with Kids 493 76%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1424082
2474592
3533083
4373875
5443377
6303464
7163046
8242953
9161329
10292150
11272148
12221537
1321930
14262349
15131831
16131629
178412
18211334
1912134155
2015346199

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 79607 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 79607 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 79607 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 79607 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,244 78%
 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 621 22%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4 0.6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4 0.6%
 Renter Occupied Households 637 94.7%
 Households Vacant 28 4.2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 57%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 1%
 2 Bedroom 33 5%
 3+ Bedroom 566 94%
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 $44,779 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 79607 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 1,411 70%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 318 16%
 No Earnings 289 14%
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 1,411 70%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 318 16%
 No Earnings 289 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,413 84.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 102 6.1%
 Worked at Home 145 8.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 79607 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 11 1.9%
 High School Graduate 243 41.1%
 Associate's degree 168 28.4%
 Bachelor's degree 104 17.6%
 Master's degree 45 7.6%
 Professional school degree 4 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 16 2.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 590 77.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 68 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 101 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 79607

ZIP Code 79607 is in the Abilene Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 79607.

Dyess Elementary
402 Delaware
Abilene, TX 79607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Abilene Independent School District

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