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79905 Zip Code (El Paso, TX) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2021: 22,097
Zip code population in 2010: 26,036
Zip code population in 2000: 28,680

Houses and condos: 9,277
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,116
% of renters here:

51%
State:

37%
March 2022 cost of living index in zip code 79905: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 6.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 3,409 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 79905
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2021:
This zip code:

1.5% ($1,513)
Texas:

1.6% ($3,797)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,988 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $1,292 (1.3%)

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Males: 10,559  (47.8%)
Females: 11,537  (52.2%)

For population 25 years and over in 79905:

  • High school or higher: 53.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 11.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 79905:

  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

Zip code 79905 compared to state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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 79905 (2021)
    • 20,70993.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5262.4%White
    • 3151.4%Two or more races
    • 2461.1%American Indian
    • 1720.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 500.2%Black
    • 510.2%Some other race
    • 260.1%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2021: $98,817
79905:

$98,817
Texas:

$237,400



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 59 registered sex offenders living in 79905 zip code as of February 25, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 79905 is 422 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

34.2 years
Texas median age:

35.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2020 tax year for zip code 79905, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2020: $30,201 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$30,201
State:

$77,054

Salary/wage: $25,450 (reported on 83.4% of returns)
Here:

$25,450
State:

$62,766
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1119.8% for AGIs below $25k, 3301.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6077.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9508.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13650.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,676 (reported on 9.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,676
Texas:

$2,665
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $25k, 5.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1991.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $17,776 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
Here:

$17,776
State:

$10,044
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 51.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2596.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$24,153 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
Here:

+$24,153
State:

+$39,590
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 5.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 26.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 46.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3370.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,974 (reported on 18.5% of returns)
Here:

+$7,974
State:

+$10,888
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 225.6% for AGIs below $25k, 83.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 33.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 400.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 321.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,821 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
79905:

$9,821
Texas:

$24,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $25k, 17.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 45.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 533.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $36,080 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
Here:

$36,080
State:

$40,428
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 74.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 207.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2040.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $6,700 (reported on 1.1% of returns)
Here:

$6,700
State:

$18,201
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 40.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 254.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $6,680 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
79905:

$6,680
State:

$7,821
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 52.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 300.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,975 (reported on 44.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,975
State:

$2,584
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 200.0% for AGIs below $25k, 121.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2020 taxes: 92.6%
Here:

93%
State:

92%
(% for various income ranges: 92.4% for AGIs below $25k, 93.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 90.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 95.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 93.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 79905, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $22,063 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$22,063
State:

$65,384

Salary/wage: $20,981 (reported on 84.1% of returns)
Here:

$20,981
State:

$52,524
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 76.7% for AGIs below $25k, 87.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 58.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $674 (reported on 8.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$674
Texas:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $6,126 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
Here:

$6,126
State:

$9,721
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,100 (reported on 1.0% of returns)
Here:

+$2,100
State:

+$35,319
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,886 (reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

+$8,886
State:

+$13,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $7,067 (reported on 2.1% of returns)
79905:

$7,067
Texas:

$19,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,953 (33% of AGI, reported on 4.9% of returns)
Here:

$15,953
State:

$24,724

Here:

32.7% of AGI
State:

15.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 4.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $2,025 (reported on 3.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,025
State:

$6,808
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,128 (reported on 4.7% of returns)
79905:

$3,128
State:

$6,921
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,997 (reported on 51.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,997
State:

$2,570
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 60.7%
Here:

61%
State:

51%
(% for various income ranges: 62.0% for AGIs below $25k, 57.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 56.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 66.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 79905, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $17,748 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$17,748
State:

$47,881

Salary/wage: $17,502 (reported on 86.4% of returns)
Here:

$17,502
State:

$41,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 78.0% for AGIs below $10k, 85.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 88.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 67.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $526 (reported on 13.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$526
Texas:

$2,255
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $574 (reported on 2.0% of returns)
Here:

$574
State:

$4,261
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,675 (reported on 1.2% of returns)
Here:

+$1,675
State:

+$16,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,016 (reported on 15.0% of returns)
Here:

+$6,016
State:

+$11,013
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 16.2% for AGIs below $10k, 6.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,045 (reported on 0.7% of returns)
79905:

$2,045
Texas:

$3,120

Total itemized deductions: $14,607 (35% of AGI, reported on 4.1% of returns)
Here:

$14,607
State:

$19,631

Here:

35.5% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $1,592 (4% of AGI, reported on 3.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,592
State:

$4,753

Here:

3.6% of AGI
State:

4.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $1,785 (reported on 46.8% of returns)
79905:

$1,785
State:

$9,058
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,346 (reported on 55.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,346
State:

$2,024

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 69.9%
Here:

70%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 68.6% for AGIs below $10k, 73.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 64.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 61.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 69.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2021:
This zip code:

$23,293
Texas:

$66,963
El Paso, TX (79905) map Nearest zip codes: 79903, 79916, 79906, 79901, 79915, 79920.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

42.0%
Texas:

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

4.7%
Texas:

49.5%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,185
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,111


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 306 (174 now married, 130 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,713 (1,659 now married, 3,060 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 79905 with a mortgage: 1,312 (45 second mortgage, 8 home equity loan, 31 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $929
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $311

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

45.8%
Whole state:

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

19.2%
Whole state:

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

5.7
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.0
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  • Notable locations in zip code 79905: El Paso Fire Department Station 5 (A), El Paso Fire Department Station 14 (B), Chamizal National Memorial (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 79905 include: Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church (A), First Apostolic Church (B), Santo Nino de Atocha Church (C), San Juan Bautista Catholic Church (D), Shiloh Baptist Church (E), Saint Pius X Church (F), Our Lady of the Light Church (G), Guardian Angel Church (H), Iglesia del Nazareno Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Ascarate Lake (A), Mountain Park Reservoir (B), Pershing Reservoir (C), Sunrise Reservoir (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 79905 include: San Juan Park (1), Modesto Gomez Park (2), Chamizal National Memorial (3), Ascarate Park (4), Dudley Field (5), Washington Park (6), Dudley Field (7), El Paso County Coliseum (8), De Vargas Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02020 or later
  • 7602010 to 2019
  • 1432000 to 2009
  • 3351990 to 1999
  • 5421980 to 1989
  • 8611970 to 1979
  • 1,1921960 to 1969
  • 2,5531950 to 1959
  • 1,5831940 to 1949
  • 1,1951939 or earlier

Zip code 79905 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in El Paso, TX (79905)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in El Paso, TX (79905)
  • 149no bedroom
  • 1491 bedroom
  • 7702 bedrooms
  • 2,1753 bedrooms
  • 5604 bedrooms
  • 1305+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Paso, TX (79905)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Paso, TX (79905)
  • 162no bedroom
  • 7061 bedroom
  • 1,8072 bedrooms
  • 1,1623 bedrooms
  • 2614 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79905) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79905) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 499no vehicle
  • 1,2831 vehicle
  • 1,1142 vehicles
  • 7543 vehicles
  • 2634 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79905) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79905) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 871no vehicle
  • 1,8601 vehicle
  • 1,1902 vehicles
  • 1633 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles

  • Zip code 79905 household income distribution in 2021

  • Zip code 79905 household income distribution in 2021
  • 1,616Less than $10,000
  • 1,048$10,000 to $14,999
  • 916$15,000 to $19,999
  • 841$20,000 to $24,999
  • 466$25,000 to $29,999
  • 615$30,000 to $34,999
  • 457$35,000 to $39,999
  • 325$40,000 to $44,999
  • 292$45,000 to $49,999
  • 478$50,000 to $59,999
  • 311$60,000 to $74,999
  • 285$75,000 to $99,999
  • 272$100,000 to $124,999
  • 102$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • 48$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2021 in zip code 79905

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2021 in zip code 79905
  • 327Less than $10,000
  • 34$10,000 to $14,999
  • 20$15,000 to $19,999
  • 22$20,000 to $24,999
  • 22$25,000 to $29,999
  • 49$30,000 to $34,999
  • 49$35,000 to $39,999
  • 126$40,000 to $49,999
  • 96$50,000 to $59,999
  • 247$60,000 to $69,999
  • 349$70,000 to $79,999
  • 577$80,000 to $89,999
  • 348$90,000 to $99,999
  • 626$100,000 to $124,999
  • 55$125,000 to $149,999
  • 153$150,000 to $174,999
  • 68$175,000 to $199,999
  • 70$200,000 to $249,999
  • 27$250,000 to $299,999
  • 7$300,000 to $399,999
  • 8$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2021 in zip code 79905

  • Rent paid by renters in 2021 in zip code 79905
  • 20Less than $100
  • 77$100 to $149
  • 39$150 to $199
  • 137$200 to $249
  • 326$250 to $299
  • 342$300 to $349
  • 371$350 to $399
  • 377$400 to $449
  • 160$450 to $499
  • 385$500 to $549
  • 201$550 to $599
  • 259$600 to $649
  • 264$650 to $699
  • 260$700 to $749
  • 148$750 to $799
  • 148$800 to $899
  • 61$900 to $999
  • 8$1,000 to $1,249
  • 8$1,250 to $1,499
  • 236No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2021: $598.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2021: $293,230.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $101,331
  • Black or African American householders: $121,249
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $73,291
  • Asian householders: $72,517
  • Some other race householders: $90,502
  • Two or more races householders: $94,563
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $100,171

Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $98,817
79905:

$98,817
Texas:

$237,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,082 - $122,579

Mean price in 2021:

Detached houses: $192,414
Here:

$192,414
State:

$313,123

Townhouses or other attached units: $141,632
Here:

$141,632
State:

$292,523

In 2-unit structures: $1,343,726
Here:

$1,343,726
State:

$481,694

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $113,871
Here:

$113,871
State:

$258,339

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $371,054
Here:

$371,054
State:

$352,681

Mobile homes: $51,319
Here:

$51,319
State:

$105,980

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $6,249
Here:

$6,249
State:

$88,261
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 79905
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,666
  • One, attached: 282
  • Two: 502
  • 3 or 4: 434
  • 5 to 9: 612
  • 10 to 19: 733
  • 20 to 49: 220
  • 50 or more: 207
  • Mobile homes: 560

Unemployment: 11.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79905

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79905
  • 67.2%4,739Drove a car alone
  • 12.3%866Carpooled
  • 2.8%197Bus or trolley bus
  • 2.1%145Walked
  • 3.1%217Other means
  • 8.4%593Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79905

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79905
  • 82Less than 5 minutes
  • 4225 to 9 minutes
  • 94410 to 14 minutes
  • 1,29615 to 19 minutes
  • 1,44120 to 24 minutes
  • 42625 to 29 minutes
  • 75630 to 34 minutes
  • 9035 to 39 minutes
  • 17840 to 44 minutes
  • 21345 to 59 minutes
  • 7760 to 89 minutes
  • 19290 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 79905:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 98.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,097
  • Male householders: 3,485 (1,221 living alone), Female householders: 4,624 (1,320 living alone)
  • 2,736 spouses (2,667 opposite-sex spouses), 317 unmarried partners, (317 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,649 children (7,371 natural, 22 adopted, 257 stepchildren), 1,374 grandchildren, 524 brothers or sisters, 521 parents, 11 foster children, 535 other relatives, 116 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 183 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,813 2-persons, 1,461 3-persons, 901 4-persons, 875 5-persons, 107 6-persons, 183 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,541 1-person, 179 2-persons, 6 3-persons, 5 4-persons

1,826 married couples with children.
2,691 single-parent households (125 men, 2,566 women).

13.1% of residents of 79905 zip code speak English at home.
87.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% very well, 24% well, 16% not well, 15% not at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (29% very well, 71% well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% well).

Foreign born population: 7,882 (35.7%)
(46.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

35.7%
Whole state:

17.2%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 97%Honduras
  • 0%France
  • 0%Hong Kong
  • 0%El Salvador
  • 0%Costa Rica
  • 0%Taiwan
  • 0%Eritrea
Most common first ancestries reported in 79905
  • 1%American
  • 0%Moroccan
  • 0%German
  • 0%Irish
  • 0%English
  • 0%Italian
  • 0%Portuguese
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,6502010 or later
  • 1,8112000 to 2009
  • 1,1991990 to 1999
  • 3,528Before 1990

Zip code 79905 topographic map

There are 108 Internal Medicine Specialists 359 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 79905.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • A. O. SMITH WATER PRODUCTS CO. (401 FREDERICK RD. in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: HEATING EQUIPMENT, EXCEPT ELECTRIC AND WARM AIR FURNACES
    Organizations: A O SMITH WATER PRODUCTS CO (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: AO SMITH WATER PROD
  • 5169 El Paso Drive Facility (5169 EL PASO DRIVE in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TARGETED BROWNFIELDS ASSESSMENT (TBA)
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: TEXTILE PROCESSING PRODUCTS (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: 5169 EL PASO DRIVE, FACILITY, TEXTILE PROCESSING PRODUCTS
  • AMERICAN GARMENT FINISHERS CORP (3715 DURAZNO in EL PASO, TX)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: FINISHERS OF BROADWOVEN FABRICS OF COTTON
    Business NAICS classification: INDUSTRIAL LAUNDERERS.
    Organizations: AZOULAYMOSHE (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: AMERICAN GARMENT FINISHING CORP
  • AMERICAN YAZAKI CORPORATION (18 LEIGH FISHER in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • ARSA IND INC. (3900 ROSA WHS #3 in EL PASO, TX)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)

Zip code 79905 marital status for males
Zip code 79905 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.4%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 79.6%Utility gas
  • 18.6%Electricity
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 32,865.

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

  • This state: 12,357
  • Northeast: 41
  • Midwest: 185
  • South: 386
  • West: 798

66% of the 79905 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 86% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Texas.

93% of the 79905 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 83% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% 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, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in El Paso, TX (79905)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 139
Here:

5.5%
Texas:

9.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 108
Here:

7.7%
Texas:

8.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 29
Here:

2.6%
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 ($)
  • 50,221Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 42,021Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 39,226Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 37,979Business and financial operations occupations
  • 35,895Legal occupations
  • 32,555Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (EL PASO, TX):

  • WESTERN REFINING COMPANY, L P (6500 TROWBRIDGE DRIVE; small business) : $222,815,378 in 8 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Liquid Propellants and Fuels, Petroleum Base by Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $22,896,180; 2001: $27,578,149; 2002: $9,598,874; 2003: $0; 2004: $64,032,366; 2005: $98,709,809; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $77,256,052 with Defense Logistics Agency for Liquid Propellants and Fuels, Petroleum Base. Signed on 2005-09-13. Completion date: 2006-10-30.
    $51,188,301, same as above. Signed on 2004-08-24. Completion date: 2005-10-30.
    $27,578,149, same as above. Signed on 2001-09-18. Completion date: 2002-10-30.
    $22,896,180, same as above. Signed on 2000-09-12. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
  • PRIME IRRIGATION & LANDSCAPE, (352 DOLAN; small business) : $13,796,601 in 145 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Waste Treatment and Storage Facilities, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $546,991; 2003: $1,658,825; 2004: $4,777,086; 2005: $6,763,215; 2006: $50,484.

    Biggest contracts:
    $1,674,623 with Army for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services. Signed on 2005-01-25. Completion date: 2005-09-25.
    $1,421,676, same as above. Signed on 2004-01-15. Completion date: 2006-01-25.
    $675,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Waste Treatment and Storage Facilities. Signed on 2005-03-28. Completion date: 2005-10-14.
    $650,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing). Signed on 2005-08-25. Completion date: 2005-11-25.
  • Q F & V, LTD (390 COLFAX ST; small business) : $6,752,690 in 607 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Fruits and Vegetables by Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $986,276; 2005: $3,718,896; 2006: $2,047,518.

    Biggest contracts:
    $31,202 with Defense Logistics Agency for Fruits and Vegetables. Signed on 2004-10-25. Completion date: 2004-10-25.
    $29,562 with Defense Logistics Agency for Fruits and Vegetables. Taking place in VA. Signed on 2006-01-06. Completion date: 2006-01-06.
    $28,467 with Defense Logistics Agency for Fruits and Vegetables. Signed on 2004-10-22. Completion date: 2004-10-22.
    $25,559, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-20. Completion date: 2004-10-20.
  • PR HOMES INC (5671 BEACON AVE; small business) : $4,160,852 in 44 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Religious Facilities, Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Troop Housing Facilities, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $548,497; 2001: $386,674; 2002: $1,866,525; 2003: $90,001; 2004: $831,871; 2005: $437,284; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $1,308,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 2002-04-08. Completion date: 2002-12-20.
    $576,552 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Religious Facilities. Signed on 2004-09-12. Completion date: 2005-01-13.
    $324,918, same as above. Signed on 2005-08-31. Completion date: 2005-01-13.
    $176,777 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2004-08-19. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • GARCOM INC (5861 CLEVELAND AVE; small business) : $2,351,566 in 18 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    Contracts for Industrial Size Reduction Machinery, Defense Electronics and Communication Equipment -- Basic Research (R&D), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Utilities, Installation of Equipment -- Communication, Detection, and Coherent Radiation Equipment, and more by Army, Federal Technology Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $231,415; 2003: $855,690; 2004: $714,733; 2005: $549,728; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $596,019 with Army for Industrial Size Reduction Machinery. Signed on 2003-09-28. Completion date: 2004-03-30.
    $364,046 with Army for Defense Electronics and Communication Equipment -- Basic Research (R&D). Signed on 2004-03-24. Completion date: 2004-07-26.
    $258,125 with Army for Defense Electronics and Communication Equipment -- Basic Research (R&D). Taking place in AZ. Signed on 2003-12-23. Completion date: 2004-04-08.
    $192,579 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Utilities. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2005-05-04. Completion date: 2004-06-15.
  • G O T SUPPLY INC (4210 DURAZNO AVE; small business) : $2,047,042 in 29 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Vehicular Equipment Components, Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Mechanical Power Transmission Equipment, Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Special Industry Machinery by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $79,286; 2002: $78,617; 2003: $431,500; 2004: $421,003; 2005: $577,200; 2006: $459,436.

    Biggest contracts:
    $300,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Vehicular Equipment Components. Signed on 2005-09-22. Completion date: 2006-08-20.
    $160,000 with Army for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Mechanical Power Transmission Equipment. Signed on 2004-02-24. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $150,000 with Army for Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment. Signed on 2006-03-22. Completion date: 2008-03-16.
    $150,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Vehicular Equipment Components. Signed on 2006-04-26. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
  • E G L CONSTRUCTION, INC (5417 DAILEY; small business) : $731,409 in 26 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings, Construction -- Basic Research (R&D), Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Non-Building Facilities, Purchase of Structures and Facilities -- Other Warehouse Buildings, and more by Army, Department of Veterans Affairs
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $175,920; 2004: $178,177; 2005: $848,920; 2006: -$471,608.

    Biggest contracts:
    $473,000 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Taking place in AZ. Signed on 2005-09-28. Completion date: 2006-04-27.
    $276,749 with Department of Veterans Affairs for Construction -- Basic Research (R&D). Signed on 2005-09-30. Completion date: 2006-07-31.
    $90,000 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2003-09-26. Completion date: 2003-10-31.
    $47,000, same as above. Signed on 2003-09-26. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
  • LANE'S DAIRY MANAGEMENT INC AN (310 N CONCEPCION ST; small business) : $418,021 in 4 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $169,199 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $140,054, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $73,009, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-01. Completion date: 2005-03-31.
    $35,759, same as above. Signed on 2005-09-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • LA QUINTA INNS INC (6140 GATEWAY; small business) : $291,158 in 3 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $236,425 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Signed on 2004-05-06. Completion date: 2004-11-12.
    $76,734, same as above. Signed on 2004-08-30. Completion date: 2004-11-12.
    -$22,001, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-21. Completion date: 2004-11-12.
  • HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC (3509 DURAZNO ST) : $261,369 in 10 contracts from 1999 to 2002
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components, Electric Services, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, and Air Circulating Equipment by Army, SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION, Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $148,351; 2001: $61,000; 2002: $9,018; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $56,351 with Army for Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components. Signed on 2000-07-20. Completion date: 2000-07-31.
    $46,000 with SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION for Electric Services. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2001-02-15. Completion date: 2001-09-15.
    $46,000, same as above. Signed on 2000-10-15. Completion date: 2001-03-15.
    $46,000, same as above. Signed on 2000-03-15. Completion date: 2000-09-15.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Drycleaning and Laundry Services (except Coin-Operated) (500-999: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (100-249: 2, 50-99: 1, 5-9: 1)
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: Residential Property Managers (250-499: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 3)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Security Guards and Patrol Services (100-249: 2, 20-49: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Other Individual and Family Services (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 1, 1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)

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:

  • 138 people in state prisons
  • 94 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 58 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 52 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 13 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 165 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 162 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 39 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 29 people in religious group quarters
  • 16 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 16 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 12 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$89,44318$57,20863$59,24025$20,3482$86,64521$44,687
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$53,9375$50,16817$68,7598$23,4680$01$89,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$79,00311$54,01785$56,82568$18,5554$213,08318$53,530
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$87,74846$65,36612$44,4790$08$61,364
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$38,9052$45,33511$67,0700$00$04$40,393
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 8 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$74,7270$02$64,010
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$81,0001$69,3400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$90,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$72,7070$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 79905
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 79905 - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 95. The highest number of reported fires - 159 took place in 2002, and the least - 52 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 79905 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.7%), and Structure Fires (25.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 79905
    • 70443.7%Outside Fires
    • 40525.1%Structure Fires
    • 38023.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1237.6%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 79905, Texas

Most common first names in zip code 79905 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Maria43176.4 years
Jose27871.6 years
Jesus12973.3 years
Manuel12772.1 years
Guadalupe11679.4 years
Juan11271.7 years
Francisco9674.0 years
Pedro7676.5 years
Antonio7171.8 years
Luis6670.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 79905 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hernandez17175.8 years
Martinez15073.1 years
Garcia14074.6 years
Rodriguez13673.5 years
Gonzalez10972.6 years
Ramirez10174.5 years
Lopez9373.4 years
Sanchez6671.7 years
Perez6474.9 years
Chavez6073.4 years
Businesses in zip code 79905
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven5Hilton1
Ace Hardware1Hyatt1
Arby's1IHOP1
AutoZone1La Quinta1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Church's Chicken1Payless1
Circle K2Popeyes1
Cricket Wireless2Subway2
Dennys1Super 81
FedEx4UPS3
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