Zip Code 79741 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGoldsmith
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ector
Secondary County: Winkler
Area Code432
Current Population:288
Racial Majority:White 89.17%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$43298
Average Adjusted Gross Income$74910
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range2818 - 3297 ft.
Area440 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.90064900, -102.66225900

Zip Code 79741 Description

Zip Code 79741 is located in the state of Texas in the Odessa - Midland metro area. Zip code 79741 is primarily located in Ector County. Portions of 79741 are also located in Winkler County. The official US Postal Service name for 79741 is GOLDSMITH, Texas. Portions of zip code 79741 are contained within or border the city limits of Goldsmith, TX, West Odessa, TX, . The area code for zip code 79741 is 432. 79741 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 79741 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 79741 increased to 288 from 281 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 79741 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 79741 public schools is . % of students in 79741 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 247 89.17% 227 +9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 15 5.42% 53 -72%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 5.42% 3 +400%

Zip Code 79741 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 79741 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population288281
Male Population55.20%
Female Population44.80%
Total Households122
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$43298
Income Under $50K Per Year57.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.90%
79741 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 11Mike ConawayRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$20000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$66298
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago11.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 25k - Arid Llano Estacado
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 79741 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29334048576568676050383049
Avg Max Temp (°F)57647180879395938779665978
Avg Precip (In.).47.56.42.721.941.711.671.692.591.45.65.6314.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Odessa, TX
CBSA Type79741
CBSA Population134891
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 79741
Odessa High SchoolEctor
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 79741
Crockett Middle SchoolEctor
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 79741
Murry Fly Elementary SchoolEctor