Data Profile of ZIP Code 79562

Tuscola, TX (ZIP Code 79562) Profile

Texas

In-depth Demographics Data and Statistics About 79562

The U.S. ZIP Code 79562 is associated with Tuscola, TX in Taylor County. Approximately 1% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $84,868. The ZIP Code 79562 has a median age of approximately 40.3 years, with 25.3% of residents aged 62 years and older. In this Texas region, an estimated 97.8% have a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $39,083. The current population estimate for this region is 3,371.

Population in 79562

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 79562 is 3,371.

Tuscola, TX

The 79562 ZIP Code is associated with Tuscola, TX in Taylor County.

Area Codes associated with 79562

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 79562 include 325.

Sunrise / Sunset in 79562

Sunrise: 7:37 am
Sunset: 7:16 pm
Sunrise in 79562 7:37 am
Sunrise in 79562 7:16 pm

Weather forecast for 79562

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 79562

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 79562 Fair

Internet in 79562

About 90.6% of households in ZIP Code 79562 have a computer, while approximately 80.1% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 79562

Females make up an estimated 48.9% of the overall population in ZIP Code 79562, while males comprise about 51.1%.

Health Insurance in 79562

Approximately 16.3% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 79562 (Tuscola, TX) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 79562

The median household income in ZIP Code 79562 is $84,868, while the region's mean household income is $100,927. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $39,083. The per capita income in ZIP Code 79562 of $39,083 is approximately 24.96% more than the per capita income in Texas overall of $31,277. An estimated 0.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 93.68% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 26.4% of the population in 79562 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 17.4% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 0.9% of 79562 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.9%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 0.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 4.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 7.2%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 10.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 17.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 15.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 26.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 8.2%
$200,000 or more per year 7.7%

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 79562

Residents of ZIP Code 79562 are older than average. The median age of 40.3 years in ZIP Code 79562 is approximately 5.77% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 74.7% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 25.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.2% of the population in 79562 falls in the age group 35 to 44 years, while an estimated 13.9% are aged 65 to 74 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.6% of 79562 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 3.5%
5 to 9 years 7.9%
10 to 14 years 9.3%
15 to 19 years 7.3%
20 to 24 years 0.8%
25 to 34 years 9.6%
35 to 44 years 16.2%
45 to 54 years 8.3%
55 to 59 years 8.3%
60 to 64 years 10.4%
65 to 74 years 13.9%
75 to 84 years 4.0%
85 years and over 0.6%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 79562

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 79562 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 35.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 79562 is high blood pressure, as approximately 33.2% of adults 18 and older in this Taylor County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Chronic kidney disease 2.6%
Coronary heart disease 5.7%
Stroke 3.0%
Arthritis 25.5%
High cholesterol 35.8%
Current asthma 8.5%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.6%
High blood pressure 33.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 9.9%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 79562

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 79562 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 91.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 83.7% of those 18 and above in 79562 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 79562 include sleeping less than 7 hours (35.4% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (33.5% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 79562

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 75.4%
Current access to health insurance 83.7%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 74.6%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 66.7%
Cholesterol screening 91.3%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562. 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 79562

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 19.1%
Obesity 33.5%
Current smoking 16.2%
No leisure-time physical activity 22.9%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 35.4%
* aged 18 & above

Education levels in ZIP Code 79562

In ZIP Code 79562, 97.8% of the population graduated high school, while 34.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.6% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 10.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 19.2% in this Taylor County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 79562

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 0.6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 19.2%
Some college, no degree 32.4%
Associate's degree 11.5%
Bachelor's degree 24.4%
Graduate or professional degree 10.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 79562, 100.0% is one race, while 0.0% are two or more races. Approximately 1.7% of 79562 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 79562 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (99.0%), followed by Some other race (1.0%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 79562. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 79562

Industry Percent
White 99.0%
Black or African American 0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.0%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 1.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 79562

In ZIP Code 79562, 97.1% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.0% 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 Taylor County region.

Language Spoken in 79562

Language Spoken Percent
English only 97.1%
Spanish 1.9%
Other Indo-European languages 1.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

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Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 79562

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 79562, an estimated 21.0% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 15.0% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 2.4% of homes were built between 1950 and 1959 in this Taylor County region.

Age of Housing in 79562

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 5.7%
Built between 2010 and 2013 6.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 21.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 13.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 15.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 13.1%
Built between 1960 and 1969 12.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 2.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 2.9%
Built in 1939 or earlier 7.4%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 79562 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 79562 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.95 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 44.42% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 9.71% 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 79562. This visualizes electricity rates in 79562 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 79562

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 79562 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 79562

Month ZIP Code 79562 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 5.47 1.9 5.84
Feb 5.67 3 6.31
Mar 6.23 3.65 7.02
Apr 6.39 5.13 7.3
May 6.01 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.12 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.21 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.23 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.34 5.15 7.02
Oct 6.06 3.32 6.92
Nov 5.58 2.33 5.99
Dec 5.06 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

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Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 79562

In 79562, 65.4% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 8.8% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 25.3 minutes. Approximately 30.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 79562 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 10.5% work in construction. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 79562 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 79562. 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 79562

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 4.2%
Construction 10.5%
Manufacturing 6.1%
Wholesale trade 2.9%
Retail trade 8.4%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.8%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 8.4%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.8%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 30.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.3%
Other services, except public administration 1.6%
Public administration 6.0%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 79562

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 79562, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 79562 in the past 12 months. received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Taylor County region was incorrect information on a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 79562

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 2
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 79562

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 1
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 79562. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.