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Zip Code 79906 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 79906 is 4,333 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.86 | Zip Code 79906 land area is 4.2069 sq. miles | Population density is 1,029.97 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 79906

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 21.2
Median Age - Male 21.5
Median Age - Female 20.4

Median age of zip code 79906 is 36.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 43% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 79906 is 31.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 39.9% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 79906 median age is 42.5% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 47% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 79906

White population 3010
Black or African American population 673
Asian population 131
American Indian and Alaska Native population 16
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 369

Region of birth

Zip code 79906 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.1% Czech 0.3%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 0.5%
English 5.6% French No Basque 2.4%
French Canadian 1.4% German 14.2%
Greek 0.1% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 11.3% Italian 3.3%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 2.3%
Polish 2% Portuguese 0.2%
Russian 0.1% Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Scottish 1.1% Slovak 0.2%
Subsaharan African 1.1% Swedish 0.6%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0%
USA 4% Welsh 0.9%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 1.2% Other Ancestries 52.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 79906

Family Type Distribution
Total families 982
Married couples 87.17%
Other couples 12.83%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 79906

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 19.45% 18.94%
$30,000 and $50,000 44.3% 44.39%
$50,000 and $100,000 30.45% 30.96%
$100,000 and $200,000 4.79% 4.71%
$200,000 or more 1.02% 1%

Households by size in zip code 79906

Household language in zip code 79906

English language 84.43%
Spanish language 9.53%
Other European language 5.45%
Asian language 0.59%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 79906

Total Occupied housing units 998
Detached housing units 56.51%
Attached housing units 19.94%
2 units 23.55%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 79906

Use car, track or Van 76.27%
Use public transportation 3.59%
Use Motorcycle 2.36%
Use bicycle 0.12%
Walk to work 12.31%
Work at home 5.36%

School attendance in zip code 79906

Attent Preschool programs 8.78%
Attend Public School 21.61%
Attend college undergraduate program 12.65%
Attent graduate studies 2.3%
Not enrolled in school 54.67%

Highest school attainment in zip code 79906

Less then 9th grade 0%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 3.67%
High school diploma 21.82%
Some college, no degree 52.31%
Associate degree 6.25%
Bachelor's degree 15.94%
Graduate or professional degree 0%

Real Estate in zip code 79906

Housing occupied 85.89%
Housing vacant 14.11%
Housing occupied by owner 0%
Housing occupied by tenant 100%
Total Rented Units 998
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,061
Median Gross Rent $1,062
Median Home Value $0

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 79906 median gross rent is 0.09% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 79906

Studio $730
1 Bedroom $780
2 Bedrooms $930
3 Bedrooms $1,330
4 Bedrooms $1,580
AVERAGE RENT $1,070

Average rent in zip code 79906 ($1,070.00) is 38.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 14.4% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 79906 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 39.3% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 37.8% higher, two bedroom rent is 38.4% higher, three bedroom rent is 38.3% higher, four bedroom rent is 38% higher.

Housing units in zip code 79906

Total housing units 1162
Detached housing units 55.59%
Attached housing units 20.91%
2 units 23.49%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 79906

Total Real Estate Taxes $0
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $0
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $0

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Zip Codes Near 79906

Zip Code City County Distance
79903 El Paso El Paso 1.94 ml
79930 El Paso El Paso 2.31 ml
79908 El Paso El Paso 2.57 ml
79905 El Paso El Paso 2.96 ml
79925 El Paso El Paso 3.7 ml
79904 El Paso El Paso 4.29 ml
79901 El Paso El Paso 4.69 ml
79915 El Paso El Paso 5.28 ml
79935 El Paso El Paso 6.04 ml
79924 El Paso El Paso 6.29 ml