79124 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Amarillo, TX (8.38%), Bishop Hills, TX (0.35%)
Counties: Potter County, TX (99.49%), Randall County, TX (0.51%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 8,766
Zip code population in 2010: 7,819
Zip code population in 2000: 5,034

Houses and condos: 3,412
Renter-occupied apartments: 682
% of renters here:

21%
State:

38%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 79124: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 90.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 97 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.9% ($4,107)
Texas:

1.9% ($2,510)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,154 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,989 (2.0%)

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Males: 4,497  (51.3%)
Females: 4,269  (48.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 79124:

For population 15 years and over in 79124:

Zip code 79124 compared to state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Races in zip code 79124

  • Zip code 79124 races chart
    • 6,630White population
    • 188Black population
    • 45American Indian population
    • 278Asian population
    • 1Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 84Two or more races population
    • 593Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 4,785
Rural population: 3,980

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $211,000
79124:

$211,000
Texas:

$132,000



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in 79124 zip code as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 79124 to the number of sex offenders is 398 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.1 years
Texas median age:

34.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 79124, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $104,449 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$104,449
State:

$65,384

Salary/wage: $77,531 (reported on 81.9% of returns)
Here:

$77,531
State:

$52,524
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 73.1% for AGIs below $25k, 69.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 47.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,905 (reported on 44.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,905
Texas:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $8,041 (reported on 24.3% of returns)
Here:

$8,041
State:

$9,721
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$23,181 (reported on 22.4% of returns)
Here:

+$23,181
State:

+$35,319
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$24,807 (reported on 23.2% of returns)
Here:

+$24,807
State:

+$13,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 5.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $18,210 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
79124:

$18,210
Texas:

$19,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $25k, 4.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $30,843 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
79124:

$30,843
Texas:

$23,938

Total itemized deductions: $26,779 (15% of AGI, reported on 42.9% of returns)
Here:

$26,779
State:

$24,724

Here:

14.5% of AGI
State:

15.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.0% for AGIs below $25k, 12.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 13.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $8,837 (reported on 36.0% of returns)
Here:

$8,837
State:

$6,808
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,844 (reported on 42.7% of returns)
79124:

$7,844
State:

$6,921
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 3.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,135 (reported on 11.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,135
State:

$2,570
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 79124, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $73,814 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$73,814
State:

$47,881

Salary/wage: $61,113 (reported on 84.5% of returns)
Here:

$61,113
State:

$41,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 322.4% for AGIs below $10k, 74.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 75.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,418 (reported on 52.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,418
Texas:

$2,255
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.7% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $4,754 (reported on 29.7% of returns)
Here:

$4,754
State:

$4,261
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$10,654 (reported on 25.1% of returns)
Here:

+$10,654
State:

+$16,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$21,080 (reported on 24.2% of returns)
Here:

+$21,080
State:

+$11,013
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -22.0% for AGIs below $10k, 6.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.0% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,591 (reported on 3.0% of returns)
79124:

$3,591
Texas:

$3,120
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $25,614 (reported on 1.8% of returns)
Here:

$25,614
Texas:

$16,401

Total itemized deductions: $21,364 (18% of AGI, reported on 44.1% of returns)
Here:

$21,364
State:

$19,631

Here:

18.2% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 32.7% for AGIs below $10k, 11.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 15.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $6,591 (5% of AGI, reported on 38.9% of returns)
Here:

$6,591
State:

$4,753

Here:

5.3% of AGI
State:

4.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $14,296 (reported on 82.6% of returns)
79124:

$14,296
State:

$9,058
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,715 (reported on 8.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,715
State:

$2,024

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 54.7%
Here:

55%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 46.1% for AGIs below $10k, 50.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 52.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 50.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 53.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$78,627
Texas:

$51,704
Amarillo, TX (79124) map Nearest zip codes: 79106, 79121, 79102, 79109, 79101, 79110.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

54.6%
Texas:

55.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

1.2%
Texas:

5.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 108
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,118


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 90 (90 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,769 (1,136 now married, 633 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 79124 with a mortgage: 1,648 (9 second mortgage, 53 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 896

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,691
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S699

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

7.9%
Whole state:

17.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

3.3%
Whole state:

10.2%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.2
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.8
State:

4.2
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 79124: Cliffside Gas Field Camp (A), Kiwanis Camp (B), McCollum Dairy (C), Wesley Dairy (D), Tascosa Country Club (E), Bishop Ranch (F), Potter County Fire Rescue Station 3 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 79124 include: San Jacinto Baptist Church (A), Cliffside Baptist Church (B), Christian Church of God (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Townsend Cemetery (1), Arnot Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Double J Baseball Inc (8201 West Amarillo Boulevard) (1), Amarillo Wildlife Refuge (Arcades & Amusements; 4401 Reding Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Year house built

  • 782010 or later
  • 1,1722000 to 2009
  • 1,0231990 to 1999
  • 5651980 to 1989
  • 2641970 to 1979
  • 1211960 to 1969
  • 1051950 to 1959
  • 131940 to 1949
  • 711939 or earlier

Zip code 79124 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Amarillo, TX (79124)

  • 7no bedroom
  • 61 bedroom
  • 1202 bedrooms
  • 1,5723 bedrooms
  • 7274 bedrooms
  • 1125+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Amarillo, TX (79124)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 3281 bedroom
  • 2432 bedrooms
  • 713 bedrooms
  • 404 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Amarillo, TX (79124) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 68no vehicle
  • 3741 vehicle
  • 1,2402 vehicles
  • 6593 vehicles
  • 1614 vehicles
  • 425+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Amarillo, TX (79124) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 64no vehicle
  • 3911 vehicle
  • 1942 vehicles
  • 333 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $795.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $267,853.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $211,000
79124:

$211,000
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $152,600 - $280,900

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $145,079
Here:

$145,079
State:

$188,898

Townhouses or other attached units: $174,811
Here:

$174,811
State:

$180,420

In 2-unit structures: $56,271
Here:

$56,271
State:

$130,111

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $126,805
Here:

$126,805
State:

$130,946

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $83,499
Here:

$83,499
State:

$183,324

Mobile homes: $50,259
Here:

$50,259
State:

$60,009

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $28,813
Here:

$28,813
State:

$67,181

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 3.1%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 79.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,661

Size of family households: 1,154 2-persons, 366 3-persons, 419 4-persons, 311 5-persons, 58 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 797 1-person, 102 2-persons

2,048 married couples with children.
213 single-parent households (213 women).

89.7% of residents of 79124 zip code speak English at home.
3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% very well, 26% well, 9% not well, 1% not at all).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% very well, 7% well, 4% not well, 4% not at all).
2.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (91% very well, 9% well).
1.8% of residents speak other language at home (36% very well, 22% well, 42% not well).

Foreign born population: 612 (7.0%)
(33.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.0%
Whole state:

16.5%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 30%Iran
  • 14%India
  • 13%Mexico
  • 12%Vietnam
  • 5%Korea
  • 5%Burma
  • 4%Switzerland

Most common first ancestries reported in 79124 (%)

  • 22%Other groups
  • 12%German
  • 8%American
  • 8%English
  • 5%Irish
  • 2%Polish
  • 2%Iranian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 3012000 to 2009
  • 1701990 to 1999
  • 213Before 1990

Zip code 79124 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 79124:

All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 79124

Zip code 79124 marital status for males
Zip code 79124 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 54%Utility gas
  • 40%Electricity
  • 4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 3,694. Population change in the 1990s: +1,340 (+36.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


45% of the 79124 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Texas.

89% of the 79124 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 161
Here:

12.7%
Texas:

6.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 33
Here:

7.5%
Texas:

6.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 55
Here:

14.3%
Texas:

14.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 103,393Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 85,781Legal occupations
  • 77,750Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 76,493Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 74,541Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 71,875Architecture and engineering occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (AMARILLO, TX):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 123 people in nursing homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED74$170,200163$251,010367$196,80014$30,48323$180,0444$52,193
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$138,53220$230,20156$187,2301$19,0704$105,2403$62,777
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$158,27511$371,05365$186,85012$57,9933$148,8133$62,653
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$108,16315$297,35255$240,3114$320,2182$176,3851$41,440
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$145,5278$190,5900$00$01$68,450

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0117.00 , 0133.00, 0134.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$232,95136$235,014
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$306,50520$300,169
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$180,2544$158,665
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$08$205,568
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0117.00 , 0133.00, 0134.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 79124 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1581.8 years
William1474.8 years
Robert1467.7 years
Charles1177.3 years
John1179.7 years
James875.7 years
Ruth780.1 years
Dorothy679.7 years
Helen681.3 years
Anna583.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 79124 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1479.4 years
Jones677.0 years
Johnson567.4 years
Wilson578.6 years
Baker479.2 years
Bates483.0 years
Brooks477.7 years
Brown481.3 years
Mills484.2 years
Moore488.3 years
Businesses in zip code 79124
NameCountNameCount
Avenue1Justice1
Barnes & Noble1Lowe's1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's1
Chico's1Old Navy1
Coldwater Creek1On The Border1
Comfort Inn1Payless1
DressBarn1PetSmart1
Dressbarn1Red Robin1
Extended Stay America1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx3Shoe Carnival1
H&R Block1Starbucks1
Holiday Inn1Subway2
Home Depot1T-Mobile1

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