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79316 Zip Code (Brownfield, TX) Detailed Profile




Cities: Brownfield, TX (1.40%), Wellman, TX (0.00%)
County: Terry County, TX
Estimated zip code population in 2021: 10,246
Zip code population in 2010: 11,451
Zip code population in 2000: 11,401

Houses and condos: 4,336
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,370
% of renters here:

36%
State:

37%
March 2022 cost of living index in zip code 79316: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 467.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 22 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 79316
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2021:
This zip code:

1.4% ($1,323)
Texas:

1.6% ($3,797)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $2,291 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $739 (1.0%)

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Males: 5,737  (56.0%)
Females: 4,509  (44.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 79316:

  • High school or higher: 71.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 79316:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 45.2%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

Zip code 79316 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 79316 (2021)
    • 5,84457.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4,10840.1%White
    • 2392.3%Black
    • 540.5%Two or more races
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Urban population: 8,501
Rural population: 1,744

Estimated median house/condo value in 2021: $95,141
79316:

$95,141
Texas:

$237,400



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 65 registered sex offenders living in 79316 zip code as of September 23, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 79316 is 180 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

36.4 years
Texas median age:

35.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2020 tax year for zip code 79316, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2020: $47,057 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$47,057
State:

$77,054

Salary/wage: $38,174 (reported on 83.8% of returns)
Here:

$38,174
State:

$62,766
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1319.0% for AGIs below $25k, 3776.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6490.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9237.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17259.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 35163.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,501 (reported on 17.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,501
Texas:

$2,665
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $25k, 10.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 26.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 91.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 176.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1303.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,794 (reported on 8.0% of returns)
Here:

$4,794
State:

$10,044
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 32.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 29.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 255.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2793.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$12,166 (reported on 8.5% of returns)
Here:

+$12,166
State:

+$39,590
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs below $25k, 7.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 187.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 489.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8973.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,777 (reported on 20.1% of returns)
Here:

+$6,777
State:

+$10,888
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 88.7% for AGIs below $25k, 141.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 118.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 53.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 412.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6620.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $15,445 (reported on 5.3% of returns)
79316:

$15,445
Texas:

$24,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 20.9% for AGIs below $25k, 74.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 135.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 189.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 983.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $35,742 (reported on 2.9% of returns)
Here:

$35,742
State:

$40,428
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 81.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 277.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 616.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5103.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $20,650 (reported on 2.4% of returns)
Here:

$20,650
State:

$18,201
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 140.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 315.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3426.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $4,973 (reported on 2.7% of returns)
79316:

$4,973
State:

$7,821
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.6% for AGIs below $25k, 35.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 106.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 603.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,678 (reported on 29.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,678
State:

$2,584
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 167.6% for AGIs below $25k, 116.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.7% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2020 taxes: 91.3%
Here:

91%
State:

92%
(% for various income ranges: 92.2% for AGIs below $25k, 91.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 90.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 89.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 90.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 90.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 79316, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $45,914 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$45,914
State:

$65,384

Salary/wage: $35,679 (reported on 85.5% of returns)
Here:

$35,679
State:

$52,524
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 83.8% for AGIs below $25k, 84.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 22.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,373 (reported on 22.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,373
Texas:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,941 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
Here:

$4,941
State:

$9,721
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$14,168 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

+$14,168
State:

+$35,319
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$12,507 (reported on 16.4% of returns)
Here:

+$12,507
State:

+$13,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $25k, 4.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $15,430 (reported on 7.8% of returns)
79316:

$15,430
Texas:

$19,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $20,758 (17% of AGI, reported on 11.4% of returns)
Here:

$20,758
State:

$24,724

Here:

17.2% of AGI
State:

15.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.2% for AGIs below $25k, 3.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $7,653 (reported on 9.0% of returns)
Here:

$7,653
State:

$6,808
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $3,957 (reported on 11.2% of returns)
79316:

$3,957
State:

$6,921
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,509 (reported on 30.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,509
State:

$2,570
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 67.0%
Here:

67%
State:

51%
(% for various income ranges: 63.7% for AGIs below $25k, 67.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 69.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 88.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 79316, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $32,330 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,330
State:

$47,881

Salary/wage: $25,999 (reported on 84.4% of returns)
Here:

$25,999
State:

$41,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 100.0% for AGIs below $10k, 82.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 78.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 38.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,132 (reported on 28.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,132
Texas:

$2,255
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,339 (reported on 13.8% of returns)
Here:

$3,339
State:

$4,261
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$4,841 (reported on 11.1% of returns)
Here:

+$4,841
State:

+$16,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,361 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

+$6,361
State:

+$11,013
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$22,045 (reported on 6.0% of returns)
Here +$22,045
State -$9,403
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.6% for AGIs below $10k, -1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.0% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,500 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
79316:

$3,500
Texas:

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

Self-employed pension: $16,941 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
Here:

$16,941
Texas:

$16,401

Total itemized deductions: $16,872 (20% of AGI, reported on 11.2% of returns)
Here:

$16,872
State:

$19,631

Here:

20.3% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $6,339 (7% of AGI, reported on 9.5% of returns)
Here:

$6,339
State:

$4,753

Here:

7.0% of AGI
State:

4.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,515 (reported on 59.6% of returns)
79316:

$5,515
State:

$9,058
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,025 (reported on 33.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,025
State:

$2,024

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 76.4%
Here:

76%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 69.3% for AGIs below $10k, 81.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 76.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 77.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 86.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2021:
This zip code:

$46,641
Texas:

$66,963
Brownfield, TX (79316) map Nearest zip codes: 79378, 79345, 79342, 79377, 79359, 79358.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

46.2%
Texas:

51.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.2%
Texas:

49.5%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 811
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,980


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 49 (32 now married, 16 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,879 (770 now married, 1,109 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 79316 with a mortgage: 907 (39 second mortgage, 40 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,218
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $379

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2021:
This zip code:

24.4%
Whole state:

14.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2021:
This zip code:

15.1%
Whole state:

7.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.0
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 79316: Brownfield Country Club (A), Terry County Courthouse (B), Terry County Historical Museum (C), Brownfield Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 79316 include: Challis Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Brownfield United Pentecostal Church (C), Shady Oak Church of God (D), Church of God (E), Church of Christ (F), Saint Anthonys Catholic Church (G), Immanuel Baptist Church (H), Fellowship Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Meadow Cemetery (1), Old County Cemetery (2), Old Mount Zion Cemetery (3), Gomez Cemetery (4), New Mount Zion Cemetery (5), County Memorial Cemetery (6), Union Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 79316 include: Terry County Park (1), Enoch Stuart Park (2), Coleman Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 72020 or later
  • 842010 to 2019
  • 732000 to 2009
  • 3741990 to 1999
  • 4451980 to 1989
  • 8931970 to 1979
  • 8651960 to 1969
  • 1,0401950 to 1959
  • 3221940 to 1949
  • 981939 or earlier

Zip code 79316 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Brownfield, TX (79316)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Brownfield, TX (79316)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 481 bedroom
  • 4892 bedrooms
  • 1,5383 bedrooms
  • 2924 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Brownfield, TX (79316)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Brownfield, TX (79316)
  • 10no bedroom
  • 1331 bedroom
  • 3532 bedrooms
  • 7913 bedrooms
  • 714 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Brownfield, TX (79316) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Brownfield, TX (79316) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 54no vehicle
  • 7361 vehicle
  • 1,0742 vehicles
  • 4433 vehicles
  • 794 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Brownfield, TX (79316) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Brownfield, TX (79316) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 133no vehicle
  • 4551 vehicle
  • 6812 vehicles
  • 1003 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 79316 household income distribution in 2021

  • Zip code 79316 household income distribution in 2021
  • 316Less than $10,000
  • 230$10,000 to $14,999
  • 229$15,000 to $19,999
  • 155$20,000 to $24,999
  • 231$25,000 to $29,999
  • 178$30,000 to $34,999
  • 391$35,000 to $39,999
  • 73$40,000 to $44,999
  • 132$45,000 to $49,999
  • 283$50,000 to $59,999
  • 333$60,000 to $74,999
  • 457$75,000 to $99,999
  • 111$100,000 to $124,999
  • 316$125,000 to $149,999
  • 186$150,000 to $199,999
  • 112$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2021 in zip code 79316

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2021 in zip code 79316
  • 167Less than $10,000
  • 145$10,000 to $14,999
  • 118$15,000 to $19,999
  • 84$20,000 to $24,999
  • 53$25,000 to $29,999
  • 112$30,000 to $34,999
  • 16$35,000 to $39,999
  • 49$40,000 to $49,999
  • 118$50,000 to $59,999
  • 95$60,000 to $69,999
  • 121$70,000 to $79,999
  • 51$80,000 to $89,999
  • 123$90,000 to $99,999
  • 238$100,000 to $124,999
  • 121$125,000 to $149,999
  • 42$150,000 to $174,999
  • 153$175,000 to $199,999
  • 158$200,000 to $249,999
  • 77$250,000 to $299,999
  • 33$300,000 to $399,999
  • 18$400,000 to $499,999
  • 19$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2021 in zip code 79316

  • Rent paid by renters in 2021 in zip code 79316
  • 84Less than $100
  • 17$100 to $149
  • 25$150 to $199
  • 32$200 to $249
  • 23$300 to $349
  • 67$400 to $449
  • 140$450 to $499
  • 263$500 to $549
  • 65$550 to $599
  • 89$600 to $649
  • 128$650 to $699
  • 8$700 to $749
  • 73$750 to $799
  • 11$800 to $899
  • 13$900 to $999
  • 272No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2021: $750.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2021: $192,201.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2021 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $129,658
  • Black or African American householders: $52,855
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $140,229
  • Asian householders: $242,705
  • Some other race householders: $46,167
  • Two or more races householders: $29,987
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $53,934

Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $95,141
79316:

$95,141
Texas:

$237,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $35,924 - $159,489

Mean price in 2021:

Detached houses: $155,006
Here:

$155,006
State:

$313,123

Townhouses or other attached units: $19,129
Here:

$19,129
State:

$292,523

Mobile homes: $49,707
Here:

$49,707
State:

$105,980
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 79316

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,632
  • One, attached: 68
  • Two: 38
  • 3 or 4: 44
  • 5 to 9: 73
  • 10 to 19: 52
  • 20 to 49: 46
  • 50 or more: 18
  • Mobile homes: 310
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 52

Unemployment: 9.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79316

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79316
  • 76.3%3,113Drove a car alone
  • 11.1%454Carpooled
  • 0.1%6Ferryboat
  • 1.5%62Walked
  • 0.0%2Other means
  • 6.1%248Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79316

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79316
  • 565Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,1645 to 9 minutes
  • 36810 to 14 minutes
  • 47915 to 19 minutes
  • 8820 to 24 minutes
  • 9125 to 29 minutes
  • 29230 to 34 minutes
  • 10835 to 39 minutes
  • 6240 to 44 minutes
  • 25845 to 59 minutes
  • 4760 to 89 minutes
  • 5990 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 77.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,246
  • Male householders: 1,729 (744 living alone), Female householders: 2,035 (395 living alone)
  • 1,498 spouses (1,498 opposite-sex spouses), 298 unmarried partners, (298 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,046 children (2,951 natural, 54 adopted, 41 stepchildren), 449 grandchildren, 235 brothers or sisters, 40 parents, 0 foster children, 52 other relatives, 108 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 768 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 963 2-persons, 549 3-persons, 517 4-persons, 259 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 72 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,137 1-person, 228 2-persons

1,144 married couples with children.
979 single-parent households (979 women).

59.5% of residents of 79316 zip code speak English at home.
38.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (78% very well, 5% well, 9% not well, 8% not at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (65% very well, 21% well, 6% not well, 8% not at all).

Foreign born population: 751 (7.3%)
(39.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.3%
Whole state:

17.2%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 93%Honduras
  • 3%Costa Rica
  • 2%France
Most common first ancestries reported in 79316
  • 15%American
  • 5%English
  • 3%Irish
  • 3%German
  • 3%Scottish
  • 1%European
  • 1%Portuguese
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1652010 or later
  • 1942000 to 2009
  • 1771990 to 1999
  • 319Before 1990

Zip code 79316 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • AMERADA HESS CORPORATION (17 M S OF BROWNFIELD ON FM 403 in BROWNFIELD, TX)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS; NATURAL GAS LIQUIDS
    Business NAICS classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS EXTRACTION.; CRUDE PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS EXTRACTION.
    Organizations: AMERADA HESS CORP. (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • ASHLAND INC (DAVID BAILEY RD & I2006 in BROWNFIELD, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Alternative names: SCURLOCK PERMIAN CORP
  • B E IMPLEMENT (SEAGRAVES RD in BROWNFIELD, TX)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: B E IMPLEMENT CO (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • ANDERSON GRAIN CORP. (LEVELLAND "Y" in BROWNFIELD, TX)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)

Zip code 79316 marital status for males
Zip code 79316 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 6.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 9.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 62.8%Utility gas
  • 33.9%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 11,954.

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

  • This state: 8,217
  • Northeast: 188
  • Midwest: 261
  • South: 317
  • West: 364

61% of the 79316 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Texas.

74% of the 79316 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% 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, 5% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Brownfield, TX (79316)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 54
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

9.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 17
Here:

3.7%
Texas:

8.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

6.2%
Texas:

17.8%
Educational Attainment in 2021
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2021
Class of Workers in 2021
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 62,517Production occupations
  • 62,463Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 54,500Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 54,206Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 53,642Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 52,845Management occupations

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 2, 10-19: 4, 1-4: 3)
  • Wholesale Trade: Farm and Garden Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers (50-99: 1, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 2, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 2)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 858 people in state prisons
  • 135 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 123 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 50 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 764 people in state prisons
  • 119 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 88 people in nursing homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 91. The highest number of fires - 154 took place in 2008, and the least - 49 in 2003. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 79316 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (65.8%), and Structure Fires (16.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 79316
    • 1,02265.8%Outside Fires
    • 25816.6%Structure Fires
    • 20112.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 724.6%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 79316, Texas

Most common first names in zip code 79316 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8373.9 years
Mary8078.4 years
John7475.3 years
William5977.7 years
Robert4870.3 years
George3676.1 years
Charles3372.2 years
Thomas3179.9 years
Willie2677.6 years
Maria2668.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 79316 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5377.5 years
Davis3478.2 years
Garcia3167.2 years
Jones3077.8 years
Brown2975.1 years
Rodriguez2571.6 years
Johnson2480.4 years
Moore2376.5 years
Lewis1972.4 years
Martinez1867.9 years
Businesses in zip code 79316
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1RadioShack1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
McDonald's1
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