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79603 Zip Code (Abilene, TX) Detailed Profile



Cities: Abilene, TX (19.98%), Tye, TX (2.76%), Impact, TX (0.15%)
County: Taylor County, TX
Estimated zip code population in 2016: 24,720
Zip code population in 2010: 24,288
Zip code population in 2000: 23,812

Houses and condos: 9,766
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,204
% of renters here:

37%
State:

39%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 79603: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 58.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 423 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 79603
Zip code 79603 (Abilene, Texas) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2016:
This zip code:

1.3% ($977)
Texas:

1.8% ($2,863)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,427 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $733 (1.1%)

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Males: 12,204  (49.4%)
Females: 12,516  (50.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 79603:

  • High school or higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 79603:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 44.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

Zip code 79603 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 79603

  • Zip code 79603 races chart
    • 11,404White population
    • 2,610Black population
    • 83American Indian population
    • 168Asian population
    • 16Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 17Some other race population
    • 428Two or more races population
    • 9,562Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 24,031
Rural population: 688

Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $76,695
79603:

$76,695
Texas:

$161,500



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 104 registered sex offenders living in 79603 zip code as of October 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 79603 to the number of sex offenders is 238 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

32.2 years
Texas median age:

34.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.9 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 79603, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $31,410 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,410
State:

$65,384

Salary/wage: $28,546 (reported on 87.4% of returns)
Here:

$28,546
State:

$52,524
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 82.7% for AGIs below $25k, 84.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 79.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $818 (reported on 16.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$818
Texas:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,562 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,562
State:

$9,721
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$5,469 (reported on 5.0% of returns)
Here:

+$5,469
State:

+$35,319
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,647 (reported on 13.7% of returns)
Here:

+$8,647
State:

+$13,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $7,773 (reported on 5.9% of returns)
79603:

$7,773
Texas:

$19,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,663 (27% of AGI, reported on 7.7% of returns)
Here:

$17,663
State:

$24,724

Here:

26.6% of AGI
State:

15.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $5,647 (reported on 5.6% of returns)
Here:

$5,647
State:

$6,808
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,003 (reported on 7.5% of returns)
79603:

$3,003
State:

$6,921
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,525 (reported on 36.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,525
State:

$2,570
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 53.9%
Here:

54%
State:

51%
(% for various income ranges: 53.0% for AGIs below $25k, 52.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 57.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 56.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 66.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 79603, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $26,698 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$26,698
State:

$47,881

Salary/wage: $23,937 (reported on 87.4% of returns)
Here:

$23,937
State:

$41,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 90.5% for AGIs below $10k, 83.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 41.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,462 (reported on 24.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,462
Texas:

$2,255
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,959 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,959
State:

$4,261
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,176 (reported on 8.1% of returns)
Here:

+$5,176
State:

+$16,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,294 (reported on 13.4% of returns)
Here:

+$6,294
State:

+$11,013
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $10k, 5.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,976 (reported on 1.8% of returns)
79603:

$2,976
Texas:

$3,120
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $1,700 (reported on 0.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,700
Texas:

$16,401

Total itemized deductions: $15,589 (25% of AGI, reported on 8.0% of returns)
Here:

$15,589
State:

$19,631

Here:

25.1% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,948 (8% of AGI, reported on 6.6% of returns)
Here:

$4,948
State:

$4,753

Here:

7.7% of AGI
State:

4.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,279 (reported on 60.2% of returns)
79603:

$3,279
State:

$9,058
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,999 (reported on 35.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,999
State:

$2,024

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 65.6%
Here:

66%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 62.7% for AGIs below $10k, 70.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 61.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$38,084
Texas:

$56,565
Abilene, TX (79603) map Nearest zip codes: 79563, 79606, 79562, 79508, 79607, 79536.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

51.1%
Texas:

53.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.9%
Texas:

5.3%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,705
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,982


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 357 (181 now married, 174 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 5,394 (2,210 now married, 3,187 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 79603 with a mortgage: 2,370 (10 second mortgage, 91 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,202

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $959
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $347

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

23.3%
Whole state:

15.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

12.7%
Whole state:

9.1%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.2
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.1
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Year house built

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 242Built 2010 to 2013
  • 347Built 2000 to 2009
  • 360Built 1990 to 1999
  • 408Built 1980 to 1989
  • 1,089Built 1970 to 1979
  • 1,746Built 1960 to 1969
  • 3,923Built 1950 to 1959
  • 700Built 1940 to 1949
  • 839Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 79603 population

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Abilene, TX (79603)

  • 28no bedroom
  • 521 bedroom
  • 1,1422 bedrooms
  • 3,6243 bedrooms
  • 5564 bedrooms
  • 885+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 79603 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Abilene, TX (79603)

  • 99no bedroom
  • 5501 bedroom
  • 8022 bedrooms
  • 1,5803 bedrooms
  • 1634 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 79603 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Abilene, TX (79603) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 290no vehicle
  • 1,6281 vehicle
  • 2,2462 vehicles
  • 9043 vehicles
  • 3874 vehicles
  • 455+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 79603 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Abilene, TX (79603) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 397no vehicle
  • 1,6001 vehicle
  • 9172 vehicles
  • 1793 vehicles
  • 414 vehicles
  • 825+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 79603 population

  • Zip code 79603 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 79603 household income distribution in 2016
  • 936Less than $10,000
  • 545$10,000 to $14,999
  • 619$15,000 to $19,999
  • 533$20,000 to $24,999
  • 724$25,000 to $29,999
  • 627$30,000 to $34,999
  • 493$35,000 to $39,999
  • 579$40,000 to $44,999
  • 393$45,000 to $49,999
  • 687$50,000 to $59,999
  • 741$60,000 to $74,999
  • 922$75,000 to $99,999
  • 331$100,000 to $124,999
  • 199$125,000 to $149,999
  • 126$150,000 to $199,999
  • 80$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 79603

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 79603
  • 57Less than $10,000
  • 73$10,000 to $14,999
  • 68$15,000 to $19,999
  • 144$20,000 to $24,999
  • 104$25,000 to $29,999
  • 342$30,000 to $34,999
  • 200$35,000 to $39,999
  • 387$40,000 to $49,999
  • 546$50,000 to $59,999
  • 548$60,000 to $69,999
  • 445$70,000 to $79,999
  • 516$80,000 to $89,999
  • 294$90,000 to $99,999
  • 552$100,000 to $124,999
  • 229$125,000 to $149,999
  • 126$150,000 to $174,999
  • 44$175,000 to $199,999
  • 134$200,000 to $249,999
  • 92$250,000 to $299,999
  • 8$300,000 to $399,999
  • 5$400,000 to $499,999
  • 6$500,000 to $749,999
  • 10$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 79603

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 79603
  • 64Less than $100
  • 69$100 to $149
  • 70$150 to $199
  • 56$200 to $249
  • 58$250 to $299
  • 374$300 to $349
  • 201$350 to $399
  • 151$400 to $449
  • 252$450 to $499
  • 263$500 to $549
  • 192$550 to $599
  • 159$600 to $649
  • 128$650 to $699
  • 143$700 to $749
  • 249$750 to $799
  • 239$800 to $899
  • 77$900 to $999
  • 33$1,000 to $1,249
  • 197No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2016: $706.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $141,924.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2016 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $90,911
  • Black or African American householders: $71,831
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $71,644
  • Asian householders: $105,314
  • Some other race householders: $51,441
  • Two or more races householders: $54,995
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $54,621

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $76,695
79603:

$76,695
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,015 - $106,474

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $162,174
Here:

$162,174
State:

$230,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $132,463
Here:

$132,463
State:

$227,239

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $242,065
Here:

$242,065
State:

$145,057

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $63,614
Here:

$63,614
State:

$253,158

Mobile homes: $57,665
Here:

$57,665
State:

$80,655

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,851
  • One, attached: 149
  • Two: 315
  • 3 or 4: 389
  • 5 to 9: 305
  • 10 to 19: 190
  • 20 to 49: 67
  • 50 or more: 195
  • Mobile homes: 274
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Unemployment: 5.5%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79603

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79603
  • 78.4%8,548Drove a car alone
  • 15.5%1,689Carpooled
  • 0.8%92Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%11Taxi
  • 0.0%4Motorcycle
  • 1.5%166Walked
  • 0.6%61Other means
  • 2.6%284Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79603

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79603
  • 245Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,6075 to 9 minutes
  • 3,21610 to 14 minutes
  • 2,75915 to 19 minutes
  • 1,10820 to 24 minutes
  • 18225 to 29 minutes
  • 48430 to 34 minutes
  • 11135 to 39 minutes
  • 16440 to 44 minutes
  • 15245 to 59 minutes
  • 16060 to 89 minutes
  • 25790 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 94.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 24,250
  • In family households: 20,729 (2,817 male householders, 3,090 female householders)
    3,547 spouses, 7,995 children (7,249 natural, 116 adopted, 631 stepchildren), 1,103 grandchildren, 290 brothers or sisters, 369 parents, 555 other relatives, 827 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,509 (1,438 male householders (1,170 living alone)), 1,387 female householders (1,113 living alone)), 681 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 472 (75 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,402 2-persons, 1,225 3-persons, 1,236 4-persons, 686 5-persons, 215 6-persons, 126 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,283 1-person, 482 2-persons, 51 3-persons, 6 6-persons

2,758 married couples with children.
2,803 single-parent households (532 men, 2,271 women).

70.2% of residents of 79603 zip code speak English at home.
27.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% very well, 11% well, 9% not well, 3% not at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% very well, 14% well, 7% not well, 4% not at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% very well, 22% well, 14% not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (48% very well, 20% well, 30% not well, 3% not at all).

Foreign born population: 2,194 (8.9%)
(40.1% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

8.9%
Whole state:

17.0%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 12%Cameroon
  • 3%Ghana
  • 2%Japan
  • 1%Somalia
  • 1%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 1%Bangladesh
  • 1%Laos

Most common first ancestries reported in 79603 (%)

  • 8%American
  • 5%English
  • 3%Irish
  • 2%German
  • 1%Liberian
  • 1%Scotch-Irish
  • 0%African

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1772010 or later
  • 6572000 to 2009
  • 3471990 to 1999
  • 1,065Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 79603 population

Zip code 79603 topographic map

There are 35 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 79603.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ABILENE STATE SCH (842 N MOCKINGBIRD in ABILENE, TX)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-221901129
    Organizations: ABILENE ISD (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: ABILENE ISD
  • ABILENE H S (2800 N 6TH ST in ABILENE, TX)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-221901001
    Organizations: ABILENE ISD (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ABILENE AUTO DOCTOR (TXU010659) (4126 N. 1ST STREET in ABILENE, TX)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-06-2005-2530, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
  • ABILENE WWTP (1801 N. DANVILLE in ABILENE, TX)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
    Organizations: INGRAM ENTERPRISES, LP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: INGRAM ENTERPRISES, LP
  • BARRETT BODY SHOP INC (214 N LEGGETT in ABILENE, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: AUTOMOTIVE BODY, PAINT, AND INTERIOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.
  • AB TEX BEVERAGES INCORPORATED (650 COLONIAL DR. in ABILENE, TX)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: BOTTLED AND CANNED SOFT DRINKS AND CARBONATED WATERS
    Business NAICS classification: SOFT DRINK MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: ABTEX BEVERAGE CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ABTEX BEVERAGE CORP
  • AFCO NO 10102 (3402 N 10TH ST in ABILENE, TX)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: MICOR ENERGY LLC DBA AFCO (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AFCO NO 10108 (1150 N MOCKINGBIRD in ABILENE, TX)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: MICOR ENERGY LLC DBA AFCO (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ABILENE NORTH APARTMENTS (2411 N WILLIS in ABILENE, TX)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System)

Zip code 79603 marital status for males
Zip code 79603 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 63%Utility gas
  • 35%Electricity
  • 1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 24,123. Population change in the 1990s: -311 (-1.3%).

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

  • This state: 17,923
  • Northeast: 665
  • Midwest: 1,010
  • South: 1,386
  • West: 1,355

57% of the 79603 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Texas.

84% of the 79603 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 0% 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): 57
Here:

2.1%
Texas:

6.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 418
Here:

42.5%
Texas:

15.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 69,735Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 54,537Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 54,066Business and financial operations occupations
  • 51,046Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 38,145Management occupations
  • 34,470Law enforcement workers including supervisors
Note: State values scaled to 79603 population

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

  • ABTEX BEVERAGE LTD (650 COLONIAL DR) : $1,731,638 in 30 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Food Items For Resale by Defense Commissary Agency, Department of Defense
    Signed by year: 2000: $61,376; 2001: $0; 2002: $25,653; 2003: $116,342; 2004: $215,303; 2005: $897,421; 2006: $362,694.

    Biggest contracts:
    $211,735 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2006-01-01. Completion date: 2006-03-31.
    $176,366, same as above. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $135,619, same as above. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $106,435, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
  • ABILENE GOODWILL INDUSTRIES (1730 N 1ST ST) : $91,675 in 15 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Custodial Janitorial Services, Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $43,408; 2004: $14,427; 2005: $35,147; 2006: -$1,307.

    Biggest contracts:
    $22,730 with Army for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2005-07-21. Completion date: 2006-08-31.
    $21,735, same as above. Signed on 2004-08-08. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $21,626, same as above. Signed on 2003-09-24. Completion date: 2004-08-31.
    $19,265 with Army for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services. Signed on 2003-08-11. Completion date: 2004-07-31.
  • BUNKLEYS SOUND SYSTEMS INC (1181 WOODLAWN; small business)
    $63,699 with Air Force for Intercommunication and Public Address Systems, Except Airborne. Signed on 2003-08-20. Completion date: 2004-01-16.
  • HERALD OF TRUTH INC (3444 N 1ST ST STE 400)
    $29,600 with Army for Books and Pamphlets. Signed on 2004-09-30. Completion date: 2004-10-29.
  • GIBBS PAINT & BODY (210 COMMERCE DR; small business) : $13,193 in 2 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    $7,902 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Vehicular Equipment Components. Signed on 2006-05-05. Completion date: 2006-06-29.
    $5,291 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Ground Effect Vehicles, Motor Vehicles, Trailers, and Cycles. Signed on 2005-08-08. Completion date: 2006-01-15.
  • FORBUS, DORTHY (2111 N 7TH ST; small business)
    $10,710 with Army for Other Management Support Services. Signed on 2006-04-26. Completion date: 2006-05-01.
  • FIRE SENTRY INC (149 N WILLIS ST STE 6; small business) : $6,864 in 2 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    $3,498 with Air Force for Fire Protection Services. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2006-06-02. Completion date: 2007-05-31.
    $3,366, same as above. Signed on 2005-07-13. Completion date: 2006-05-31.
  • PATHFINDERS CO INC (3419 N 1ST; small business)
    $5,243 with Air Force for Installation of Equipment -- Automatic Data Processing Equipment (Including Firmware), Software, Supplies and Support Equipment. Signed on 2006-06-23. Completion date: 2006-07-17.
  • HIPPLE ICE COMPANY (5513 N 1ST ST; small business)
    $3,170 with Army for Miscellaneous Items. Signed on 2005-09-21. Completion date: 2005-08-12.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 100-249 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices (100-249: 1, 50-99: 2, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 3)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 3, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Residential Mental Retardation Facilities (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 7, 1-4: 3)
  • Finance and Insurance: Credit Unions (20-49: 2, 10-19: 1)

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:

  • 294 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 157 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 69 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 85 people in other group homes
  • 72 people in nursing homes
  • 25 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 8 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 ORIGINATED191$77,72781$57,135139$57,43462$26,75675$44,2707$49,814
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$66,2232$46,37518$57,0065$24,3360$04$52,708
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$65,19423$62,55787$53,12367$17,83413$36,23012$54,819
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$79,08610$39,74345$66,8754$28,6936$45,1753$89,570
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$34,9871$57,5708$66,2561$74,0000$01$57,570
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$103,1674$103,3850$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$88,1750$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$23,3500$01$23,350
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 79603 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15871.9 years
Mary14677.5 years
John14572.3 years
William14474.6 years
Robert8569.8 years
Charles7772.7 years
George6772.2 years
Ruby5880.4 years
Joe4372.8 years
Thomas4370.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 79603 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8774.2 years
Johnson7072.2 years
Jones5879.3 years
Brown5673.3 years
Williams5473.4 years
Davis5178.4 years
Martinez4568.3 years
Wilson4374.0 years
Rodriguez4368.7 years
Moore3972.7 years
Businesses in zip code 79603
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven5Motel 61
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Payless1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
FedEx2SONIC Drive-In1
Goodwill1Subway2
La-Z-Boy1T-Mobile1
Little Caesars Pizza1U-Haul2
McDonald's1UPS2
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