ZIP Code 79901 - El Paso Map and Data

Map of ZIP Code 79901 Border

Official Zip Code NameEl Paso
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: El Paso
Area Code915
Current Population:11328
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 98.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$11702
Average Adjusted Gross Income$27290
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3780 - 3872 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.75988500, -106.48031400

Zip Code 79901 Profile

Zip Code 79901 is located in the state of Texas in the El Paso metro area. Zip code 79901 is primarily located in El Paso County. The official US Postal Service name for 79901 is EL PASO, Texas. Portions of zip code 79901 are contained within or border the city limits of El Paso, TX, . The area code for zip code 79901 is 915. 79901 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 79901 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 79901 decreased to 11328 from 14012 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 79901 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 79901 public schools is Hispanic. 97.5% of students in 79901 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 382 3.54% 398 -4%
 Black Or African American 161 1.49% 91 +77%
 Hispanic 10223 94.78% 10779 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 23 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 9 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.19% 16 +25%

Zip Code 79901 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.8%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 98.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 79901 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1132814012
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households4206
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
97.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$11702
Income Under $50K Per Year95.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year4.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year0.60%
79901 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 16Veronica EscobarDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$212471
Average Real Estate Sale Price$86843
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWk - Cold Desert Climate
Ecoregion 24a - Chihuahuan Basins and Playas
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 79901 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30344047566569676149373049
Avg Max Temp (°F)59647279879496938879675878
Avg Precip (In.).49.39.23.22.4.821.461.871.56.86.41.739.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
El Paso, TX
CBSA Type79901
CBSA Population765357
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours