Official Zip Code NameBrownfield
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code806
Current Population:11451
Racial Majority:White 44.90%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 76.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.24%
Median Household Income$33443
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45914
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Terry
Elevation Range3101 - 3540 ft.
Area621 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.11463928, -102.33480072

Zip Code 79316 Description

Zip Code 79316 is located in the state of Texas in the Lubbock metro area. Zip code 79316 is primarily located in Terry County. The official US Postal Service name for 79316 is BROWNFIELD, Texas. Portions of zip code 79316 are contained within or border the city limits of Brownfield, TX, Wellman, TX, . The area code for zip code 79316 is 806. 79316 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 79316 is 4.24% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.2% 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 79316 increased to 11451 from 11401 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 79316 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 79316 public schools is Hispanic. 73.3% of students in 79316 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4770 42.15% 5137 -7%
 Black Or African American 555 4.9% 557 +-0%
 Hispanic 5902 52.15% 5635 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.14% 24 -33%
 Asian 4 0.04% 23 -83%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 70 0.63% 70 +1%

Zip Code 79316 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.6%
 Black Or African American 2.8%
 Hispanic 76.9%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 79316 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1145111401
Male Population53.40%
Female Population46.60%
Total Households3767
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
73.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33443
Income Under $50K Per Year68.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
114 US Congressional DistrictTexas 19
RepresentativeRandy Neugebauer
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$83087
Average Real Estate Sale Price$77039
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.24%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.44%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.06%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 25i - Llano Estacado
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 79316 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)26293544546366655847352746
Avg Max Temp (°F)54606876849192918576645675
Avg Precip (In.).54.68.66.962.832.952.322.222.741.55.78.6618.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time (CST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours