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79915 Zip Code (El Paso, TX) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2021: 36,745
Zip code population in 2010: 40,057
Zip code population in 2000: 42,133

Houses and condos: 14,559
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,552
% of renters here:

41%
State:

37%
March 2022 cost of living index in zip code 79915: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 8.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 4,123 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 79915
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2021:
This zip code:

1.6% ($1,711)
Texas:

1.6% ($3,797)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,891 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $1,578 (1.5%)

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Males: 17,072  (46.5%)
Females: 19,671  (53.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 79915:

  • High school or higher: 64.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 79915:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

Zip code 79915 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 79915 (2021)
    • 34,93695.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,2213.3%White
    • 2100.6%Black
    • 2190.6%Asian
    • 750.2%American Indian
    • 810.2%Two or more races
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2021: $107,665
79915:

$107,665
Texas:

$237,400



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 82 registered sex offenders living in 79915 zip code as of September 21, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 79915 is 453 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:

40.9 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 79915, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2020: $30,463 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$30,463
State:

$77,054

Salary/wage: $28,073 (reported on 84.2% of returns)
Here:

$28,073
State:

$62,766
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1135.6% for AGIs below $25k, 3313.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6062.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9375.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15438.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $682 (reported on 12.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$682
Texas:

$2,665
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $25k, 5.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 43.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 94.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,039 (reported on 2.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,039
State:

$10,044
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 532.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,943 (reported on 2.5% of returns)
Here:

+$3,943
State:

+$39,590
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 23.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 51.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 304.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,235 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
Here:

+$8,235
State:

+$10,888
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 168.1% for AGIs below $25k, 78.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 146.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 156.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 880.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,407 (reported on 2.9% of returns)
79915:

$8,407
Texas:

$24,740
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.2% for AGIs below $25k, 16.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 64.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 175.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 329.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $26,791 (reported on 1.4% of returns)
Here:

$26,791
State:

$40,428
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 51.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 107.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 198.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 487.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $6,925 (reported on 1.0% of returns)
Here:

$6,925
State:

$18,201
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 28.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 172.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,832 (reported on 1.4% of returns)
79915:

$5,832
State:

$7,821
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 9.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 25.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 43.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 114.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,796 (reported on 37.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,796
State:

$2,584
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 163.0% for AGIs below $25k, 106.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% 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, 91.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 93.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 92.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 80.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 79915, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $25,388 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$25,388
State:

$65,384

Salary/wage: $23,884 (reported on 85.7% of returns)
Here:

$23,884
State:

$52,524
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 78.7% for AGIs below $25k, 86.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 45.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $827 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$827
Texas:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $3,433 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,433
State:

$9,721
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$8,352 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
Here:

+$8,352
State:

+$35,319
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,972 (reported on 14.8% of returns)
Here:

+$8,972
State:

+$13,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,377 (reported on 3.3% of returns)
79915:

$8,377
Texas:

$19,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,172 (29% of AGI, reported on 7.1% of returns)
Here:

$17,172
State:

$24,724

Here:

29.2% of AGI
State:

15.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 5.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,459 (reported on 4.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,459
State:

$6,808
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,834 (reported on 6.8% of returns)
79915:

$3,834
State:

$6,921
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,799 (reported on 45.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,799
State:

$2,570
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 58.8%
Here:

59%
State:

51%
(% for various income ranges: 59.9% for AGIs below $25k, 55.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 56.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 59.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 66.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 79915, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $21,545 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$21,545
State:

$47,881

Salary/wage: $20,394 (reported on 87.1% of returns)
Here:

$20,394
State:

$41,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 84.7% for AGIs below $10k, 85.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 88.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 42.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $788 (reported on 16.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$788
Texas:

$2,255
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,159 (reported on 3.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,159
State:

$4,261
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,595 (reported on 2.4% of returns)
Here:

+$6,595
State:

+$16,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,258 (reported on 13.4% of returns)
Here:

+$5,258
State:

+$11,013
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,381 (reported on 0.9% of returns)
79915:

$2,381
Texas:

$3,120
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $13,992 (26% of AGI, reported on 6.9% of returns)
Here:

$13,992
State:

$19,631

Here:

25.7% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, 2.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,063 (3% of AGI, reported on 5.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,063
State:

$4,753

Here:

3.4% of AGI
State:

4.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $2,601 (reported on 51.8% of returns)
79915:

$2,601
State:

$9,058
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 22.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,240 (reported on 47.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,240
State:

$2,024

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 67.4%
Here:

67%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 65.9% for AGIs below $10k, 70.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 63.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 77.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2021:
This zip code:

$32,584
Texas:

$66,963
El Paso, TX (79915) map Nearest zip codes: 79935, 79925, 79905, 79907, 79906, 79936.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

39.6%
Texas:

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

2.7%
Texas:

49.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,510
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 9,251


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 526 (313 now married, 211 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 7,293 (2,557 now married, 4,745 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 79915 with a mortgage: 2,654 (128 second mortgage, 93 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,004
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $370

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

28.2%
Whole state:

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

15.4%
Whole state:

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

5.6
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.0
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  • Notable location: El Paso Fire Department Station 18 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Churches in zip code 79915 include: Community Baptist Church (A), Apostolic Assembly Church (B), First Church of God Pastor (C), Santa Lucia Catholic Church (D), San Antonio De Padua Church (E), Tigua Baptist Church (F), Rosedale Baptist Church (G), Mount Olive Baptist Church (H), Friendship Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 79915 include: Hacienda Park (1), Hidden Valley Park (2), Riverside Park (3), Thomas Manor Park (4), Riverfront Stadium - Riverside High School (5), Highlander Stadium at Bel Air High School (6), El Paso Community College Baseball Stadium (7), Carolina Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02020 or later
  • 6692010 to 2019
  • 4562000 to 2009
  • 4271990 to 1999
  • 1,6201980 to 1989
  • 2,5551970 to 1979
  • 2,8651960 to 1969
  • 4,3231950 to 1959
  • 8441940 to 1949
  • 5131939 or earlier

Zip code 79915 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in El Paso, TX (79915)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in El Paso, TX (79915)
  • 186no bedroom
  • 2081 bedroom
  • 1,3632 bedrooms
  • 4,2863 bedrooms
  • 1,3264 bedrooms
  • 5485+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Paso, TX (79915)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in El Paso, TX (79915)
  • 265no bedroom
  • 1,1751 bedroom
  • 2,3422 bedrooms
  • 1,4663 bedrooms
  • 2924 bedrooms
  • 15+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79915) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79915) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 605no vehicle
  • 2,7611 vehicle
  • 2,7832 vehicles
  • 1,2713 vehicles
  • 4454 vehicles
  • 745+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79915) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in El Paso, TX (79915) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 871no vehicle
  • 2,6221 vehicle
  • 1,5172 vehicles
  • 3783 vehicles
  • 1674 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 79915 household income distribution in 2021

  • Zip code 79915 household income distribution in 2021
  • 2,044Less than $10,000
  • 1,142$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,019$15,000 to $19,999
  • 954$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,167$25,000 to $29,999
  • 968$30,000 to $34,999
  • 939$35,000 to $39,999
  • 624$40,000 to $44,999
  • 653$45,000 to $49,999
  • 845$50,000 to $59,999
  • 953$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,373$75,000 to $99,999
  • 482$100,000 to $124,999
  • 140$125,000 to $149,999
  • 99$150,000 to $199,999
  • 32$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2021 in zip code 79915

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2021 in zip code 79915
  • 488Less than $10,000
  • 116$10,000 to $14,999
  • 19$15,000 to $19,999
  • 14$25,000 to $29,999
  • 60$30,000 to $34,999
  • 55$35,000 to $39,999
  • 93$40,000 to $49,999
  • 202$50,000 to $59,999
  • 343$60,000 to $69,999
  • 582$70,000 to $79,999
  • 904$80,000 to $89,999
  • 1,152$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,241$100,000 to $124,999
  • 575$125,000 to $149,999
  • 298$150,000 to $174,999
  • 94$175,000 to $199,999
  • 97$200,000 to $249,999
  • 27$250,000 to $299,999
  • 64$300,000 to $399,999
  • 46$400,000 to $499,999
  • 5$500,000 to $749,999
  • 53$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2021 in zip code 79915

  • Rent paid by renters in 2021 in zip code 79915
  • 57Less than $100
  • 38$100 to $149
  • 139$150 to $199
  • 120$200 to $249
  • 114$250 to $299
  • 192$300 to $349
  • 262$350 to $399
  • 415$400 to $449
  • 337$450 to $499
  • 293$500 to $549
  • 430$550 to $599
  • 475$600 to $649
  • 556$650 to $699
  • 368$700 to $749
  • 294$750 to $799
  • 369$800 to $899
  • 125$900 to $999
  • 216$1,000 to $1,249
  • 33$1,250 to $1,499
  • 371No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2021: $701.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2021: $227,003.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $120,738
  • Black or African American householders: $106,319
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $94,206
  • Asian householders: $216,291
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $105,742
  • Some other race householders: $106,896
  • Two or more races householders: $101,128
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $108,241

Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $107,665
79915:

$107,665
Texas:

$237,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $87,294 - $133,401

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 79915
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,644
  • One, attached: 321
  • Two: 442
  • 3 or 4: 701
  • 5 to 9: 849
  • 10 to 19: 809
  • 20 to 49: 515
  • 50 or more: 502
  • Mobile homes: 718
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Unemployment: 6.7%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79915

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 79915
  • 72.1%9,775Drove a car alone
  • 8.5%1,159Carpooled
  • 1.3%170Bus or trolley bus
  • 2.0%273Walked
  • 5.2%712Other means
  • 7.4%1,008Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79915

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 79915
  • 218Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,0305 to 9 minutes
  • 1,81110 to 14 minutes
  • 3,32715 to 19 minutes
  • 2,60020 to 24 minutes
  • 82225 to 29 minutes
  • 97830 to 34 minutes
  • 14135 to 39 minutes
  • 7140 to 44 minutes
  • 35045 to 59 minutes
  • 17560 to 89 minutes
  • 31290 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 99.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 36,745
  • Male householders: 5,631 (1,417 living alone), Female householders: 7,902 (2,504 living alone)
  • 4,671 spouses (4,616 opposite-sex spouses), 469 unmarried partners, (469 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 11,849 children (11,240 natural, 109 adopted, 499 stepchildren), 2,563 grandchildren, 850 brothers or sisters, 613 parents, 9 foster children, 1,277 other relatives, 673 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 146 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,310 2-persons, 2,077 3-persons, 1,855 4-persons, 1,245 5-persons, 424 6-persons, 177 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 3,922 1-person, 342 2-persons, 44 3-persons, 56 4-persons

3,449 married couples with children.
3,219 single-parent households (761 men, 2,458 women).

18.5% of residents of 79915 zip code speak English at home.
81.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% very well, 33% well, 11% not well, 10% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (53% very well, 47% well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (6% very well, 94% not well).

Foreign born population: 9,428 (25.7%)
(49.5% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

25.7%
Whole state:

17.2%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 93%Honduras
  • 1%El Salvador
  • 1%Canada
  • 1%Costa Rica
  • 0%France
  • 0%Nepal
  • 0%Afghanistan
Most common first ancestries reported in 79915
  • 2%American
  • 1%German
  • 0%Irish
  • 0%Italian
  • 0%French
  • 0%Polish
  • 0%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,6842010 or later
  • 1,6952000 to 2009
  • 1,3811990 to 1999
  • 5,044Before 1990

Zip code 79915 topographic map

There are 121 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 79915.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ASCARATE EL (7090 ALAMEDA AVE in EL PASO, TX)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-071905101
    Organizations: YSLETA ISD (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • B & M MACHINERY CO (7200 ALAMEDA AVE 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: MOTORS AND GENERATORS
    Business NAICS classification: MOTOR AND GENERATOR MANUFACTURING.
  • ADOBE INDUSTRIES INC (7155 DALE RD in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: POLISH AND OTHER SANITATION GOOD MANUFACTURING.
    Alternative names: ADOBE IND INC
  • ALAMO TRANSPORT SYSTEMS (830 TONY LAMA ST SUITE D in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: AUTOMATIC ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL MANUFACTURING FOR RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, AND APPLIANCE USE.
    Organizations: SAMUEL AGUIRRE (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • AMERICAN ECOLOGY ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES (1025 WALL ROAD in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Alternative names: A M ECOLOGY ENV SRVCS CORP, A M ECOLOGY ENV SRVCS CORP
  • AO SMITH CORPORATION (7145 INDUSTRIAL AVE in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Alternative names: AO SMITH ELECT PROD
  • ADVANCE TRANSFORMER CO (7158A MERCHANT AVE in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • ARROW INTERNATIONAL INC (6936 COMMERCE AVE in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: JOHN GALLAGHER JR (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • 4 WHEEL CENTER (7210 GATEWAY EAST in EL PASO, TX)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR SHOPS
  • ACAPULCO CLEANING SERVICE (7622 ACAPULCO in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • ADVANCED AUTO COLLISION REPAIR CENTER IN (7676 ALAMEDA in EL PASO, TX)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: AUTOMOTIVE BODY, PAINT, AND INTERIOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.
    Alternative names: ADVANCED AUTO COLLISION RPR
  • AMERICAN ECOLOGY ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICE (1013 WALL RD in EL PASO, TX)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: AMERICAN ECOLOGY CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AUSTRAL VON ROLL ISOLA WEST, INC. (7145 INDUSTRIAL AVE in EL PASO, TX)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: DRAWING AND INSULATING OF NONFERROUS WIRE

Zip code 79915 marital status for males
Zip code 79915 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 73.2%Utility gas
  • 24.2%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 46,356.

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

  • This state: 24,202
  • Northeast: 100
  • Midwest: 338
  • South: 138
  • West: 1,910

66% of the 79915 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 88% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Texas.

91% of the 79915 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, 8% 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 (79915)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 70
Here:

1.6%
Texas:

9.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 48
Here:

2.1%
Texas:

8.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 231
Here:

13.0%
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 ($)
  • 46,613Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 44,928Management occupations
  • 44,403Health technologists and technicians
  • 41,616Business and financial operations occupations
  • 41,115Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 34,578Community and social service occupations

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

  • FARMERS DAIRIES LTD (7321 NORTH LOOP RD; small business) : $999,832 in 24 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Food Items For Resale, Dairy Foods and Eggs, Miscellaneous Items, Non-Food Items For Resale by Defense Commissary Agency, Army, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $26,638; 2001: $0; 2002: $111,087; 2003: $121,186; 2004: $113,600; 2005: $376,952; 2006: $189,776.

    Biggest contracts:
    $189,776 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2006-01-01. Completion date: 2006-03-31.
    $187,544, same as above. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $184,193, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $86,665, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-01. Completion date: 2005-03-31.
  • HARSHA INVESTMENTS LLC (7144 GATEWAY BLVD E; small business) : $813,623 in 8 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    Contracts for Lodging - Hotel/Motel by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $800,580; 2005: $13,043; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $613,740 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Signed on 2004-05-06. Completion date: 2004-11-12.
    $186,840, same as above. Signed on 2004-08-30. Completion date: 2004-11-12.
    $4,120, same as above. Signed on 2005-10-12. Completion date: 2005-10-16.
    $3,969, same as above. Signed on 2005-08-26. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • BIG BEAR OIL CO INC (1025 WALL ST; small business) : $721,805 in 16 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Liquid Propellants and Fuels, Petroleum Base by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $155,200; 2005: $448,589; 2006: $118,016.

    Biggest contracts:
    $156,000 with Army for Liquid Propellants and Fuels, Petroleum Base. Signed on 2005-01-15. Completion date: 2005-04-06.
    $118,016, same as above. Signed on 2006-06-05. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $100,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-04. Completion date: 2005-01-06.
    $52,500, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-01-06.
  • DWL, INC (1013 WALL ROAD; small business) : $540,216 in 4 contracts from 2001 to 2002
    $212,633 with Defense Logistics Agency for Oils and Greases: Cutting, Lubricating, and Hydraulic. Signed on 2001-12-03. Completion date: 2002-02-01.
    $212,633, same as above. Signed on 2001-12-17. Completion date: 2002-02-21.
    $80,489, same as above. Signed on 2002-02-01. Completion date: 2002-04-02.
    $34,461, same as above. Signed on 2002-04-19. Completion date: 2002-06-18.
  • VALUE COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS, (6800 COMMERCE AVE STE F; small business) : $295,327 in 9 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Fiber Optic Cables, ADP Support Equipment, Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components, ADPE System Configuration, and more by Army, Forest Service, Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System
    Signed by year: 2000: $189,900; 2001: $27,302; 2002: $4,525; 2003: $0; 2004: $65,096; 2005: $8,504; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $189,900 with Army for Fiber Optic Cables. Signed on 2000-04-17. Completion date: 2000-07-11.
    $43,833 with Forest Service for ADP Support Equipment. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2004-09-13. Completion date: 2004-09-15.
    $27,302 with Army for Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components. Signed on 2001-02-06. Completion date: 2001-03-30.
    $9,952 with Army for ADPE System Configuration. Signed on 2004-09-01. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • MUSSHORN ENTERPRISES, INC (7170 COPPER QUEEN DRIVE; small business) : $218,135 in 6 contracts in 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Vehicular Equipment Components, Water Turbines and Water Wheels; and Components by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $218,135; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $65,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Vehicular Equipment Components. Signed on 2005-09-25. Completion date: 2006-06-10.
    $65,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-07-12. Completion date: 2006-06-10.
    $64,500, same as above. Signed on 2005-09-23. Completion date: 2006-06-10.
    $20,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-07-29. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF EL PASO (7015 ALAMEDA AVE) : $186,363 in 18 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Custodial Janitorial Services, Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $25,741; 2001: $28,655; 2002: $0; 2003: $33,383; 2004: $47,003; 2005: $16,755; 2006: $34,826.

    Biggest contracts:
    $33,539 with Army for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2004-11-01. Completion date: 2005-10-31.
    $33,383, same as above. Signed on 2003-11-16. Completion date: 2004-11-15.
    $28,655, same as above. Signed on 2001-11-30. Completion date: 2003-11-15.
    $25,741, same as above. Signed on 2000-10-25. Completion date: 2003-11-15.
  • NORTH AMERICAN WASTE ASSISTANC (8029 ALAMEDA AVENUE, SUITE; small business) : $181,445 in 7 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    Contracts for Waste Treatment and Storage by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $57,986; 2003: $87,680; 2004: -$20,212; 2005: $55,991; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $55,680 with Army for Waste Treatment and Storage. Signed on 2003-10-06. Completion date: 2002-04-01.
    $35,991, same as above. Signed on 2005-10-05. Completion date: 2002-04-01.
    $32,000, same as above. Signed on 2003-07-11. Completion date: 2002-04-01.
    $29,993, same as above. Signed on 2002-10-25. Completion date: 2002-04-01.
  • MILESTONE INDUSTRIAL, INC (908 TONY LAMA) : $139,678 in 6 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Metalworking Machinery, Miscellaneous Service and Trade Equipment, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Weapons, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Ground Effect Vehicles, Motor Vehicles, Trailers, and Cycles, and more by U.S. Customs Service, Immigration and Naturalization Service, Army, Air Force, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $54,410; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $17,468; 2006: $67,800.

    Biggest contracts:
    $64,000 with U.S. Customs Service for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Metalworking Machinery. Signed on 2006-09-05. Completion date: 2007-01-15.
    $42,000 with Immigration and Naturalization Service for Miscellaneous Service and Trade Equipment. Signed on 2002-09-15. Completion date: 2002-09-15.
    $12,410 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Weapons. Signed on 2002-02-20. Completion date: 2002-02-15.
    $9,476 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Ground Effect Vehicles, Motor Vehicles, Trailers, and Cycles. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2005-03-14. Completion date: 2005-04-13.
  • POPULAR MATTRESS FACTORY, INC (1049 EASTSIDE RD) : $136,847 in 4 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $100,097 with Army for Household Furnishings. Signed on 2004-10-20. Completion date: 2004-11-10.
    $24,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-12-07. Completion date: 2004-12-23.
    $9,750, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-26. Completion date: 2005-02-22.
    $3,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-21. Completion date: 2005-02-10.

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (100-249 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 3 establishments, 20-49 employees: 1 establishment, 10-19 employees: 7 establishments, 5-9 employees: 5 establishments, 1-4 employees: 6 establishments)
  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (50-99: 2, 20-49: 5, 10-19: 8, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 5)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 9, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 2)
  • Wholesale Trade: Electrical Apparatus and Equipment, Wiring Supplies, and Related Equipment Merchant Wholesalers (100-249: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Other Individual and Family Services (100-249: 1, 20-49: 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:

  • 77 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 59 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 59 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 21 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 54 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 22 people in other group homes
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

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

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 6 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED126$98,00054$78,320232$65,212127$20,9702$68,00035$63,7690$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$69,46611$70,18062$79,81229$29,8470$011$75,1510$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED29$105,92746$77,851290$71,903166$28,9581$229,64048$62,5307$42,573
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN18$110,01112$67,86881$82,34830$51,4520$011$61,5170$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$07$120,25016$72,7795$26,9340$02$36,9350$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$66,9833$65,583
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$56,0674$90,335
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$126,1601$109,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$73,875
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 79915
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 79915 - Value

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 fire incidents per year is 123. The highest number of reported fires - 176 took place in 2005, and the least - 66 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 79915 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (48.8%), and Structure Fires (25.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 79915
    • 1,01948.8%Outside Fires
    • 53125.5%Structure Fires
    • 36617.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1708.1%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 79915, Texas

Most common first names in zip code 79915 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Maria39076.9 years
Jose26472.4 years
Jesus15071.4 years
Manuel14575.0 years
Juan10471.9 years
Guadalupe9777.5 years
Francisco8175.3 years
Antonio7473.3 years
Mary7272.6 years
Luis6171.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 79915 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez14875.6 years
Garcia13573.6 years
Hernandez13474.4 years
Gonzalez12973.2 years
Rodriguez10474.3 years
Lopez9170.5 years
Ramirez7771.1 years
Chavez6270.7 years
Flores6174.2 years
Torres5872.6 years
Businesses in zip code 79915
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven6La-Z-Boy2
Applebee's1Lane Furniture3
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza2
Best Western1McDonald's2
Budget Car Rental1Pizza Hut1
Church's Chicken1SONIC Drive-In1
Circle K2Subway3
Comfort Inn1Taco Bell1
Cricket Wireless1The Room Place2
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
H&R Block2UPS3
Holiday Inn1Village Inn1
KFC1Walgreens1
La Quinta1
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