Data Profile of ZIP Code 76941

Mertzon, TX (ZIP Code 76941) Profile

Texas

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 76941

The U.S. ZIP Code 76941 is associated with Mertzon, TX in Irion County. It is estimated that 19.9% of residents in the 76941 ZIP Code are aged 62 years and older, while the region overall has a median age of 40.5 years. An estimated 95.1% in this Texas region have a high school degree or higher, while the per capita income comes in at approximately $25,598. The median household income is $43,594, while about 10% of the population is living below the poverty line. The current population estimate for this region is 1,455.

Population in 76941

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 76941 is 1,455.

Mertzon, TX

The 76941 ZIP Code is associated with Mertzon, TX in Irion County.

Area Codes associated with 76941

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 76941 include 325.

Sunrise / Sunset in 76941

Sunrise: 7:40 am
Sunset: 7:21 pm
Sunrise in 76941 7:40 am
Sunrise in 76941 7:21 pm

Weather forecast for 76941

This Afternoon's forecast for 76941: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny. High near 85, with temperatures falling to around 82 in the afternoon. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

Current air quality in 76941

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 76941 Good

Internet in 76941

Approximately 65.8% of households in ZIP Code 76941 have broadband Internet service, while about 86.4% have a computer.

Gender in 76941

The gender split in ZIP Code 76941 is an estimated 47.7% female and approximately 52.3% male.

Health Insurance in 76941

Approximately 22.6% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 76941 (Mertzon, TX) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 76941

The median household income in ZIP Code 76941 is $43,594, while the region's mean household income is $63,530. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $25,598. The per capita income in ZIP Code 76941 of $25,598 is approximately 18.16% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,277. An estimated 9.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately1.05% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 17.6% of the population in 76941 earn $25,000 to $34,999 per year, while an estimated 14.6% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 0.8% of 76941 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 76941

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 5.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 8.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 8.6%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 17.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 13.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 13.1%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 13.1%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 4.5%
$200,000 or more per year 0.8%

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 76941

Residents of ZIP Code 76941 are older than average. The median age of 40.5 years in ZIP Code 76941 is approximately 6.3% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 71.9% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 19.9% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.2% of the population in 76941 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 10.9% are aged 5 to 9 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.7% of 76941 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 76941

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 4.1%
5 to 9 years 10.9%
10 to 14 years 10.7%
15 to 19 years 7.2%
20 to 24 years 4.5%
25 to 34 years 9.4%
35 to 44 years 10.0%
45 to 54 years 14.2%
55 to 59 years 5.2%
60 to 64 years 8.0%
65 to 74 years 8.4%
75 to 84 years 4.8%
85 years and over 2.7%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 76941

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 76941 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 38.2% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 76941 is high blood pressure, as approximately 37.5% of adults 18 and older in this Irion County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 76941

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Chronic kidney disease 3.3%
Current asthma 8.4%
High blood pressure 37.5%
Arthritis 26.9%
Stroke 3.7%
Coronary heart disease 7.1%
High cholesterol 38.2%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.9%
Diagnosed diabetes 13.2%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 76941

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 76941 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 90.8% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 77.5% of those 18 and above in 76941 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 76941 include obesity (35.9% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (34.7% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 76941

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 90.8%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 60.2%
Current access to health insurance 77.4%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 77.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 75.0%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 76941

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Sleeping less than 7 hours 34.7%
Binge drinking 17.4%
No leisure-time physical activity 29.3%
Current smoking 18.1%
Obesity 35.9%
* aged 18 & above

Education levels in ZIP Code 76941

In ZIP Code 76941, 95.1% of the population graduated high school, while 15.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 2.6% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 36.9% in this Irion County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 76941

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 2.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 36.9%
Some college, no degree 28.2%
Associate's degree 14.3%
Bachelor's degree 13.1%
Graduate or professional degree 2.6%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 76941

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 76941, 99.0% is one race, while 1.0% are two or more races. Approximately 28.5% of 76941 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 76941 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (74.4%), followed by Some other race (21.5%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 76941

Industry Percent
White 74.4%
Black or African American 4.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 21.5%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 76941

In ZIP Code 76941, 78.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 21.5% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Irion County region.

Language Spoken in 76941

Language Spoken Percent
English only 78.5%
Spanish 21.5%
Other Indo-European languages 0.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 76941

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 76941, an estimated 21.3% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 17.8% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Irion County region.

Age of Housing in 76941

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 3.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 7.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 21.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 17.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 8.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 12.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 10.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 7.3%
Built in 1939 or earlier 11.4%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Utilities in ZIP Code 76941

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 76941 of 10.98¢/kWh. This rate is about 18.85% less than the average rate in Texas, and approximately 28.98% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 76941 has an average daily solar radiation level of 6.05 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 46.84% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 8.19% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes electricity rates in 76941 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 76941

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 76941 10.98¢/kWh 8.16¢/kWh 5.57¢/kWh
Texas 13.53¢/kWh 9.89¢/kWh 8.51¢/kWh
United States 15.46¢/kWh 13.15¢/kWh 9.43¢/kWh

Solar Power in 76941

Month ZIP Code 76941 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 5.83 1.9 5.84
Feb 6.09 3 6.31
Mar 6.57 3.65 7.02
Apr 6.36 5.13 7.3
May 6.14 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.04 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.14 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.27 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.32 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.86 3.32 6.92
Nov 5.77 2.33 5.99
Dec 5.23 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes solar power levels in 76941 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 76941

In 76941, 56.9% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.1% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 23.8 minutes. Approximately 20.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 76941 work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, while an estimated 16.2% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 76941 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 76941. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 76941

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 20.9%
Construction 9.8%
Manufacturing 0.9%
Wholesale trade 4.5%
Retail trade 3.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 7.6%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 0.5%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 3.1%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 14.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 16.2%
Other services, except public administration 7.8%
Public administration 10.0%