ZIP Code 79938 - El Paso Texas

ZIP Code 79938 is located in El Paso Texas. Portions of 79938 are also in Homestead Meadows North and Homestead Meadows South and Butterfield. 79938 is primarily within El Paso County, with some portions in Hudspeth County. Regionally, it is located in the El Paso Area.

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ZIP Code 79938 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameEl Paso
Primary CountyEl Paso County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)95,452
Area Code(s)915
Current Time

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79938 Demographics

79938 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Texas based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 79938 is Hispanic. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 79938 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 79938 is 4.2%.

Population Growth Rate18.18%
Population Density442 People per Square Mile
Total Households14,080
Percentage High Income Households2.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$64,239
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$48,460
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)4.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 53.86%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 87.55%

79938 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American6180.44%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1180.08%

79938 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American390.2%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander820.43%

79938 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,8968.31%
Bachelor Degree4,17918.31%
High School Diploma5,47824%
No High School Diploma7793.41%
GED or Alternate1,8778.22%
1 or More Years of College5,07722.25%
Associates Degree2,2589.89%
Masters Degree1,1174.89%
Professional Degree690.3%
Doctorate Degree920.4%

79938 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 79938
RegionEl Paso Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaEl Paso, TX
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Denver
Area216 Square Miles

79938 Politics

US Congressional Districts in 79938
Texas State Senate Districts in 79938
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79938 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneBWk - Cold Desert Climate
Ecoregion24a - Chihuahuan Basins and Playas

79938 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30343946556468666048373048
Avg Max Temp (°F)58647179889595938879665878
Avg Precip (In.).

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