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Zip Code 79908 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 79908 is 2,326 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.69 | Zip Code 79908 land area is 19.5045 sq. miles | Population density is 119.25 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 79908

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 24
Median Age - Male 24.9
Median Age - Female 23.4

Median age of zip code 79908 is 26.4% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 35.5% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 79908 is 20.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 30.4% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 79908 median age is 30.4% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 39.2% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 79908

White population 1371
Black or African American population 734
Asian population 37
American Indian and Alaska Native population 34
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 11
Other population 83

Region of birth

Zip code 79908 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0%
Danish 0% Dutch 0%
English 6.5% French No Basque 0.4%
French Canadian 0.3% German 7.3%
Greek 0% Hungarian 0%
Irish 9.5% Italian 0%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0%
Polish 0% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0% Scotch-Irish 0%
Scottish 0% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 5.5% Swedish 0%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0%
USA 0.6% Welsh 0%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 41.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 79908

Family Type Distribution
Total families 503
Married couples 78.53%
Other couples 21.47%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 79908

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 10.54% 5.51%
$30,000 and $50,000 19.68% 18.82%
$50,000 and $100,000 57.65% 63.12%
$100,000 and $200,000 12.13% 12.55%
$200,000 or more 0% 0%

Households by size in zip code 79908

Household language in zip code 79908

English language 85.32%
Spanish language 9.56%
Other European language 3.66%
Asian language 1.46%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 79908

Total Occupied housing units 526
Detached housing units 93.73%
Attached housing units 0%
2 units 0%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 4.75%
10 - 19 units 0.76%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 0.76%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 79908

Use car, track or Van 68.19%
Use public transportation 0%
Use Motorcycle 3.21%
Use bicycle 0.96%
Walk to work 21.77%
Work at home 5.86%

School attendance in zip code 79908

Attent Preschool programs 1.58%
Attend Public School 21.85%
Attend college undergraduate program 12.21%
Attent graduate studies 2.52%
Not enrolled in school 61.85%

Highest school attainment in zip code 79908

Less then 9th grade 1.62%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 2.74%
High school diploma 14.82%
Some college, no degree 40.61%
Associate degree 20%
Bachelor's degree 20.2%
Graduate or professional degree 0%

Real Estate in zip code 79908

Housing occupied 92.12%
Housing vacant 7.88%
Housing occupied by owner 1.52%
Housing occupied by tenant 98.48%
Total Rented Units 518
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,216
Median Gross Rent $1,230
Median Home Value $155,000

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 79908 median gross rent is 1.15% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 79908

Studio $780
1 Bedroom $840
2 Bedrooms $1,000
3 Bedrooms $1,430
4 Bedrooms $1,700
AVERAGE RENT $1,150

Average rent in zip code 79908 ($1,150.00) is 50.4% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 23% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 79908 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 50.6% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 50.3% higher, two bedroom rent is 50.6% higher, three bedroom rent is 50.4% higher, four bedroom rent is 50.3% higher.

Housing units in zip code 79908

Total housing units 571
Detached housing units 94.22%
Attached housing units 0%
2 units 0%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 4.38%
10 - 19 units 0.7%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 0.7%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 79908

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 79908

Zip Code City County Distance
79906 El Paso El Paso 2.57 ml
79925 El Paso El Paso 3.67 ml
79903 El Paso El Paso 4.41 ml
79904 El Paso El Paso 4.67 ml
79930 El Paso El Paso 4.73 ml
79935 El Paso El Paso 4.98 ml
79938 El Paso El Paso 5 ml
79905 El Paso El Paso 5.08 ml
79915 El Paso El Paso 5.54 ml
79821 Anthony El Paso 7.12 ml