Data Profile of ZIP Code 79043

Hart, TX (ZIP Code 79043) Profile

Texas

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 79043

The U.S. ZIP Code 79043 is associated with Hart, TX in Castro County. In this Texas region, an estimated 66.0% have a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $17,547. Median househould income is at $40,223, with an estimated 26% of the population living below the poverty line. The median age in ZIP Code 79043 is approximately 31.6 years, and 18.5% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older. The current population estimate for this region is 1,514.

Population in 79043

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 79043 is 1,514.

Hart, TX

The 79043 ZIP Code is associated with Hart, TX in Castro County.

Area Codes associated with 79043

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 79043 include 806.

Sunrise / Sunset in 79043

Sunrise: 7:47 am
Sunset: 7:24 pm
Sunrise in 79043 7:47 am
Sunrise in 79043 7:24 pm

Weather forecast for 79043

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 79043

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 79043 Good

Internet in 79043

About 77.6% of households in ZIP Code 79043 have a computer, while approximately 69.1% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 79043

The gender split in ZIP Code 79043 is an estimated 50.5% male and approximately 49.5% female.

Health Insurance in 79043

Approximately 38.9% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 79043 (Hart, TX) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 79043

The median household income in ZIP Code 79043 is $40,223, while the region's mean household income is $46,930. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $17,547. The per capita income in ZIP Code 79043 of $17,547 is approximately 43.9% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,277. An estimated 26.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately176.84% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 18.6% of the population in 79043 earn less than $10,000 per year, while an estimated 18.4% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 0.0% of 79043 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 18.6%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 11.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 11.8%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 18.4%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 16.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 12.4%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 5.2%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 0.0%
$200,000 or more per year 2.5%

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 79043

Residents of ZIP Code 79043 are younger than average. The median age of 31.6 years in ZIP Code 79043 is approximately 17.06% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 68.2% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 18.5% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.5% of the population in 79043 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 12.2% are aged 5 to 9 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.7% of 79043 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.5%
5 to 9 years 12.2%
10 to 14 years 8.3%
15 to 19 years 10.3%
20 to 24 years 4.4%
25 to 34 years 14.5%
35 to 44 years 11.3%
45 to 54 years 6.9%
55 to 59 years 5.4%
60 to 64 years 8.6%
65 to 74 years 6.1%
75 to 84 years 3.8%
85 years and over 1.7%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 79043

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 79043 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 36.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 79043 is high cholesterol, as approximately 36.8% of adults 18 and older in this Castro County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Chronic kidney disease 3.9%
Stroke 4.1%
High cholesterol 36.8%
Coronary heart disease 7.8%
High blood pressure 36.9%
Arthritis 23.4%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.1%
Current asthma 8.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 16.4%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 79043

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 79043 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 86.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 75.4% of those 18 and above in 79043 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 79043 include obesity (40.7% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (38.0% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 79043

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 86.7%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 48.8%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 75.4%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 71.7%
Current access to health insurance 61.1%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043. 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 79043

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 15.9%
Obesity 40.7%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 36.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 38.0%
Current smoking 18.8%
* aged 18 & above

Education levels in ZIP Code 79043

In ZIP Code 79043, 66.0% of the population graduated high school, while 10.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 24.1% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 2.6% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 34.4% in this Castro County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 79043

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 24.1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9.9%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 34.4%
Some college, no degree 21.0%
Associate's degree 0.7%
Bachelor's degree 7.4%
Graduate or professional degree 2.6%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 79043, 99.9% is one race, while 0.1% are two or more races. Approximately 78.0% of 79043 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 79043 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (92.7%), followed by Black or African American (4.7%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 79043. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 79043

Industry Percent
White 92.7%
Black or African American 4.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 1.8%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 79043

In ZIP Code 79043, 38.4% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 61.1% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.5% 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 Castro County region.

Language Spoken in 79043

Language Spoken Percent
English only 38.4%
Spanish 61.1%
Other Indo-European languages 0.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.5%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 79043, an estimated 21.7% of homes were built between 1960 and 1969. Additionally, 21.3% of homes in the region were built between 1950 and 1959, while an estimated 1.4% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Castro County region.

Age of Housing in 79043

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 2.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 11.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 6.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 14.1%
Built between 1960 and 1969 21.7%
Built between 1950 and 1959 21.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 13.8%
Built in 1939 or earlier 4.3%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 79043 of 9.21¢/kWh. This rate is about 31.93% less than the average rate in Texas, and approximately 40.43% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 79043 has an average daily solar radiation level of 6.23 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 51.21% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 5.46% 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 79043. This visualizes electricity rates in 79043 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 79043

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 79043 9.21¢/kWh 6.81¢/kWh 4.04¢/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 79043

Month ZIP Code 79043 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 5.47 1.9 5.84
Feb 6.05 3 6.31
Mar 6.61 3.65 7.02
Apr 6.63 5.13 7.3
May 6.54 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.45 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.59 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.58 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.61 5.15 7.02
Oct 6.33 3.32 6.92
Nov 5.7 2.33 5.99
Dec 5.21 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 79043. This visualizes solar power levels in 79043 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 79043

In 79043, 59.8% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 18.4 minutes. Approximately 30.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 79043 work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, while an estimated 20.6% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 79043 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 79043. 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 79043

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 30.0%
Construction 3.3%
Manufacturing 3.8%
Wholesale trade 3.6%
Retail trade 12.9%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 10.1%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 1.3%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 2.9%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 20.6%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 4.4%
Other services, except public administration 3.3%
Public administration 3.8%