Zip Code 79852 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTerlingua
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Brewster
Area Code432
Current Population:799
Racial Majority:White 71.96%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 76.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$37321
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44440
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time13.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range2710 - 2914 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.33091300, -103.59297000

Zip Code 79852 Description

Zip Code 79852 is located in the state of Texas in the Odessa - Midland metro area. Zip code 79852 is primarily located in Brewster County. The official US Postal Service name for 79852 is TERLINGUA, Texas. Portions of zip code 79852 are contained within or border the city limits of Study Butte-Terlingua, TX, . The area code for zip code 79852 is 432. 79852 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 79852 is 4.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 79852 increased to 799 from 621 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 79852 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 79852 public schools is Hispanic. 73.7% of students in 79852 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 634 71.96% 528 +20%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 240 27.24% 244 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.79% 9 -22%

Zip Code 79852 Race/Ethnicity

 White 21.2%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 76.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 79852 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population799621
Male Population52.90%
Female Population47.10%
Total Households398
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
73.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37321
Income Under $50K Per Year66.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
79852 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 23Will HurdRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$295833
Average Real Estate Sale Price$29024
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
79830 - Alpine
Study Butte-Terlingua, TX
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 24b - Chihuahuan Desert Grasslands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 79852 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33384553637072716655423454
Avg Max Temp (°F)67738188969799979386756785
Avg Precip (In.).32.38.2.511.091.51.721.791.811.31.46.3911.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours