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Zip Code 79903 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 79903 is 17,836 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.13 | Zip Code 79903 land area is 3.0426 sq. miles | Population density is 5,862.09 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 79903

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 38.7
Median Age - Male 37.5
Median Age - Female 40

Median age of zip code 79903 is 16.6% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 4% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 79903 is 16.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 4.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 79903 median age is 18.7% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 3.9% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 79903

White population 15933
Black or African American population 103
Asian population 99
American Indian and Alaska Native population 125
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 1334

Region of birth

Zip code 79903 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.1% Czech 0.1%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 0.1%
English 1.3% French No Basque 0.8%
French Canadian 0.1% German 2.2%
Greek 0% Hungarian 0%
Irish 2.1% Italian 0.7%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 0.1% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0% Scotch-Irish 0.4%
Scottish 0.1% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 0.1%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0%
USA 1.4% Welsh 0%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 85.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 79903

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4089
Married couples 55.2%
Other couples 44.8%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 79903

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 45.73% 54.37%
$30,000 and $50,000 19.71% 17.83%
$50,000 and $100,000 25.58% 21.03%
$100,000 and $200,000 8.98% 6.78%
$200,000 or more 0% 0%

Households by size in zip code 79903

Household language in zip code 79903

English language 17.41%
Spanish language 81.86%
Other European language 0.23%
Asian language 0.5%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 79903

Total Occupied housing units 6344
Detached housing units 71.91%
Attached housing units 4.71%
2 units 7.09%
3 - 4 units 4.81%
5 - 9 units 4.1%
10 - 19 units 0.87%
20 - 49 units 1.67%
50 or more units 3.92%
Mobile homes 0.91%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 79903

Use car, track or Van 88.96%
Use public transportation 3.65%
Use Motorcycle 0.36%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 4.12%
Work at home 2.91%

School attendance in zip code 79903

Attent Preschool programs 3.02%
Attend Public School 17.53%
Attend college undergraduate program 6.06%
Attent graduate studies 1.64%
Not enrolled in school 71.76%

Highest school attainment in zip code 79903

Less then 9th grade 29.31%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 10.14%
High school diploma 20.55%
Some college, no degree 19.95%
Associate degree 5.44%
Bachelor's degree 12.72%
Graduate or professional degree 1.89%

Real Estate in zip code 79903

Housing occupied 89.5%
Housing vacant 10.5%
Housing occupied by owner 53.14%
Housing occupied by tenant 46.86%
Total Rented Units 2973
Median Contract Gross Rent $436
Median Gross Rent $525
Median Home Value $87,100

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 79903 median gross rent is 20.41% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 79903

Studio $450
1 Bedroom $490
2 Bedrooms $580
3 Bedrooms $830
4 Bedrooms $990
AVERAGE RENT $668

Average rent in zip code 79903 ($668.00) is 13.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 28.6% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 79903 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 14.3% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 13.7% lower, two bedroom rent is 13.9% lower, three bedroom rent is 14% lower, four bedroom rent is 13.8% lower.

Housing units in zip code 79903

Total housing units 7088
Detached housing units 69.33%
Attached housing units 4.22%
2 units 8.54%
3 - 4 units 5.12%
5 - 9 units 4.47%
10 - 19 units 0.78%
20 - 49 units 2.05%
50 or more units 4.68%
Mobile homes 0.82%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 79903

Total Real Estate Taxes $5,496,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $3,395,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $2,101,000

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Zip Codes Near 79903

Zip Code City County Distance
79905 El Paso El Paso 1.37 ml
79930 El Paso El Paso 1.91 ml
79906 El Paso El Paso 1.94 ml
79901 El Paso El Paso 2.8 ml
79925 El Paso El Paso 4.08 ml
79908 El Paso El Paso 4.41 ml
79915 El Paso El Paso 5.09 ml
79904 El Paso El Paso 5.58 ml
79922 El Paso El Paso 5.94 ml
79821 Anthony El Paso 6.55 ml