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79606 Zip Code Summary
79606 zip is located in Abilene, Texas
Latitude: 32.3485049
Longitude: -99.839983
Population: 18,107
Area: 58.02 sq. miles
Land: 57.85 sq. miles
Water: 0.17 sq. miles
Population Density: 313.02 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 1718.0 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Central (GMT -6)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Codes: 325
79606 Zip Code Details

Zip Code 79606 Demographics

Zip Code 79606 Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Male8,88749.08 %49.65 %49.04 %
Female9,22050.92 %50.35 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.96-0.990.96
Total Population18,107100.00 %--
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Zip Code 79606 Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years1,1536.37 %7.79 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years1,2777.05 %7.93 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years1,3167.27 %7.82 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years1,4397.95 %7.85 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years1,4568.04 %7.38 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years2,53113.98 %15.17 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years3,13917.34 %15.93 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years2,53213.98 %12.52 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years7464.12 %4.30 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years5943.28 %3.36 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years1,0555.83 %5.48 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years6323.49 %3.32 %4.38 %
85 years and over2371.31 %1.14 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)34.6-36.137.7
18 years and over13,46474.36 %71.77 %74.27 %
Male
6,55336.19 %35.19 %35.85 %
Female
6,91138.17 %36.58 %38.42 %
21 years and over12,64769.85 %67.05 %69.92 %
62 years and over2,26212.49 %11.89 %14.65 %
65 years and over1,92410.63 %9.94 %12.42 %
Male
8044.44 %4.13 %5.12 %
Female
1,1206.19 %5.80 %7.30 %
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Zip Code 79606 Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
One race17,74498.00 %97.53 %97.55 %
White
15,98888.30 %70.97 %75.21 %
Black or African American
7894.36 %11.54 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
460.25 %0.57 %0.87 %
Asian
3892.15 %2.70 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
590.33 %0.62 %0.59 %
Chinese
390.22 %0.51 %0.85 %
Filipino
1640.91 %0.28 %0.65 %
Japanese
180.10 %0.08 %0.28 %
Korean
320.18 %0.22 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
300.17 %0.65 %0.39 %
Other Asian
470.26 %0.34 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
40.02 %0.07 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
10.01 %0.02 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
10.01 %0.02 %0.02 %
Samoan
10.01 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
10.01 %0.02 %0.04 %
Some other race
5282.92 %11.69 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)1,3457.43 %31.98 %13.70 %
Mexican
8964.95 %24.32 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
840.46 %0.33 %2.46 %
Cuban
50.03 %0.12 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
3601.99 %7.21 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino16,76292.57 %68.02 %86.30 %
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Zip Code 79606 Social Profile

Zip Code 79606 School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,206100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
3226.19 %6.56 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
2855.47 %5.85 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
2,16941.66 %45.51 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
1,13521.80 %21.85 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
1,29524.88 %20.23 %22.81 %
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Zip Code 79606 Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over11,461100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
1591.39 %11.45 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
5074.42 %12.89 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
2,49221.74 %24.84 %28.63 %
High school or higher
10,79594.19 %75.65 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
3,12627.28 %22.35 %21.05 %
Associate degree
1,0098.80 %5.23 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
2,67723.36 %15.61 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
4,16836.37 %23.24 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
1,49113.01 %7.63 %8.86 %
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Zip Code 79606 Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported16,825100.00 %--
Arab180.11 %0.33 %0.42 %
Czech1160.69 %0.96 %0.59 %
Danish780.46 %0.22 %0.50 %
Dutch3201.90 %1.04 %1.58 %
English2,41914.38 %7.51 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)4182.48 %2.40 %2.90 %
French Canadian2191.30 %0.46 %0.85 %
German2,36314.04 %10.62 %14.93 %
Greek250.15 %0.17 %0.40 %
Hungarian1260.75 %0.16 %0.49 %
Irish2,09412.45 %7.74 %10.65 %
Italian5143.05 %1.87 %5.47 %
Lithuanian100.06 %0.06 %0.23 %
Norwegian1670.99 %0.61 %1.56 %
Polish3191.90 %1.17 %3.12 %
Portuguese90.05 %0.08 %0.41 %
Russian320.19 %0.29 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish4742.82 %1.73 %1.50 %
Scottish5253.12 %1.49 %1.70 %
Slovak210.12 %0.05 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African1891.12 %0.68 %0.62 %
Swedish1220.73 %0.66 %1.39 %
Swiss90.05 %0.15 %0.32 %
Ukrainian00.00 %0.08 %0.31 %
United States or American2,36214.04 %7.97 %7.18 %
Welsh1240.74 %0.42 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)360.21 %0.21 %0.65 %
Other ancestries3,71622.09 %50.89 %31.89 %
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Zip Code 79606 Economy

Zip Code 79606 Employment

GroupNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over14,064100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
6,84748.68 %49.02 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
7,21751.32 %50.98 %51.68 %
In labor force
10,24872.87 %63.63 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
5,63655.00 %54.98 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
4,61245.00 %45.02 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
8,99563.96 %62.95 %63.10 %
Employed
8,68061.72 %59.13 %59.39 %
Unemployed
3152.24 %3.82 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-3.07 %6.00 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
1,2538.91 %0.68 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
3,81627.13 %36.37 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers6,10470.32 %78.00 %78.40 %
Government workers1,80220.76 %14.58 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business7248.34 %7.07 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers500.58 %0.34 %0.31 %
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Zip Code 79606 Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations3,92745.24 %33.34 %33.60 %
Service occupations1,06212.24 %14.63 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations2,55529.44 %27.25 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations230.26 %0.66 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4284.93 %10.92 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations6857.89 %13.20 %14.63 %
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Zip Code 79606 Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1331.53 %2.67 %1.87 %
Construction3133.61 %8.05 %6.80 %
Manufacturing4565.25 %11.85 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade2913.35 %3.93 %3.60 %
Retail trade1,09912.66 %12.00 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5276.07 %5.80 %5.19 %
Information2132.45 %3.07 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing6397.36 %6.83 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services6477.45 %9.52 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services2,55029.38 %19.28 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6627.63 %7.29 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)4314.97 %5.21 %4.88 %
Public administration7198.28 %4.52 %4.83 %
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Zip Code 79606 Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Households7,376100.00 %7,394,705106,788,273
Less than $10,000
4215.71 %10.38 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
3965.37 %6.64 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
93012.61 %13.57 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
81611.06 %13.47 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
1,35818.41 %16.48 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
1,71323.22 %18.38 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
93512.68 %9.54 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
5086.89 %7.25 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
1692.29 %2.08 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
1301.76 %2.22 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$46,652.00-$37,718.88$39,349.33
Average household size2.43-2.692.58
Average income per member of household$19,198.35-$14,019.28$15,252.86
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Zip Code 79606 Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over9,780100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
8,37885.66 %77.70 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
8999.19 %14.48 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
00.00 %1.86 %4.73 %
Walked
870.89 %1.90 %2.94 %
Other means
850.87 %1.31 %1.20 %
Worked at home
3313.38 %2.75 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)16.6 minutes-26.6 minutes26.3 minutes
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Zip Code 79606 Housing

Zip Code 79606 Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units7,708100.00 %8,152,578117,282,697
Occupied housing units
7,38195.76 %90.65 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
4,51858.61 %57.84 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
2,86337.14 %32.82 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
3274.24 %9.35 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
260.34 %2.11 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate1.60 %-2.56 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate5.00 %-9.33 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.72-2.712.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.97-2.672.45
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Zip Code 79606 Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units7,750100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
5,06165.30 %63.39 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
1131.46 %3.05 %5.68 %
2 units
841.08 %2.09 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
2533.26 %3.35 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
7329.45 %4.37 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
4666.01 %4.32 %3.99 %
20 or more units
83110.72 %10.05 %8.59 %
Mobile home
2082.68 %8.96 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
20.03 %0.42 %0.22 %
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Zip Code 79606 Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units7,750100.00 %--
1 room
640.83 %2.54 %2.21 %
2 rooms
4015.17 %6.26 %4.88 %
3 rooms
1,05013.55 %12.03 %10.06 %
4 rooms
1,11214.35 %16.28 %15.95 %
5 rooms
1,67521.61 %22.47 %20.92 %
6 rooms
1,67421.60 %18.07 %18.39 %
7 rooms
94312.17 %10.50 %11.98 %
8 rooms
4826.22 %6.15 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
3494.50 %5.69 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.2-5.15.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units7,428100.00 %--
1.00 or less
7,21697.15 %82.10 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
1512.03 %4.44 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
610.82 %4.12 %2.54 %
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Zip Code 79606 Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas2,61833.78 %39.15 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas1181.52 %5.75 %5.96 %
Electricity4,65260.03 %44.77 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.70.09 %0.07 %8.06 %
Coal or coke00.00 %0.00 %0.12 %
Wood170.22 %0.39 %1.51 %
Solar energy00.00 %0.02 %0.05 %
Other fuel00.00 %0.12 %0.35 %
No fuel used160.21 %0.38 %1.25 %
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Zip Code 79606 Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units4,264100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
1463.42 %22.74 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
2,11949.70 %40.56 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
1,28030.02 %18.21 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
3949.24 %8.71 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
2004.69 %5.82 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
1122.63 %2.72 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
130.30 %0.98 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
00.00 %0.26 %0.56 %
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Zip Code 79606 Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage3,15573.99 %64.22 %69.56 %
Less than $300
00.00 %0.53 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
370.87 %4.31 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
3007.04 %9.73 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
1,22728.78 %18.36 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
1,18227.72 %18.47 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
2445.72 %7.25 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
1653.87 %5.57 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged1,10926.01 %35.78 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent1,52735.81 %40.73 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent1,04124.41 %18.23 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent71716.82 %13.23 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent3979.31 %8.19 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent1924.50 %5.00 %6.01 %
35 percent or more3658.56 %13.57 %15.91 %
Not computed250.59 %1.05 %0.85 %
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Zip Code 79606 Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units2,857100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
411.44 %4.43 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
260.91 %4.68 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
1,15540.43 %25.12 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
1,11839.13 %37.06 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
2267.91 %15.41 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
1836.41 %6.34 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
301.05 %1.55 %2.89 %
No cash rent
782.73 %5.41 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)52818.48 %32.78 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent45515.93 %18.82 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent52318.31 %15.32 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent52818.48 %13.44 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent31511.03 %10.18 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent2287.98 %7.22 %7.32 %
35 percent or more72225.27 %27.08 %29.47 %
Not computed863.01 %7.94 %7.77 %

Zip Code 79606 Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentTexas Avg.National Avg.
None2553.29 %6.72 %9.57 %
12,62333.85 %32.60 %31.22 %
23,34643.17 %37.09 %34.76 %
3 or more1,20415.54 %14.25 %15.45 %
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