Official Zip Code NameFort Worth
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code682 / 817
Current Population:48058
Racial Majority: 66.00%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.47%
Median Household Income$67244
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67793
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.5 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Tarrant
Elevation Range663 - 827 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.93112183, -97.43872833

Zip Code 76179 Description

Zip Code 76179 is located in the state of Texas in the Dallas - Fort Worth metro area. Zip code 76179 is primarily located in Tarrant County. The official US Postal Service name for 76179 is FORT WORTH, Texas. Portions of zip code 76179 are contained within or border the city limits of Eagle Mountain, TX, Pecan Acres, TX, Fort Worth, TX, Saginaw, TX, and Newark, TX. Zip code 76179 is within area code 817 and area code 682. 76179 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 76179 is 3.47% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 76179 increased to 48058 from 20644 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 76179 is while the majority ethnicity attending 76179 public schools is White. 37.5% of students in 76179 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 32980 64.93% 31724 +4%
 Black Or African American 2719 5.35% 2422 +12%
 Hispanic 11426 22.5% 10824 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 236 0.46% 222 +6%
 Asian 1823 3.59% 1976 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.05% 36 -33%
 Other Race 42 0.05% 42 -36%
 Two Or More Races 812 3.06% 812 +92%

Zip Code 76179 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.4%
 Black Or African American 7.5%
 Hispanic 31.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Asian 3.9%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 76179 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4805820644
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households16366
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$67244
Income Under $50K Per Year30.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.80%
114 US Congressional DistrictTexas 12
RepresentativeKay Granger
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$212912
Average Real Estate Sale Price$129000
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)3.47%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.87%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.37%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 29d - Grand Prairie
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 76179 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31354251606872726554433452
Avg Max Temp (°F)54606876839196958878665776
Avg Precip (In.)1.82.32.923.184.973.662.252.212.984.172.562.4935.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
CBSA Type76179
CBSA Population6540927
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time (CST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours