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Zip Code 79839 - Fort Hancock, Texas

Primary CityFort Hancock, Texas
Area of Zip Code 79839483.9 sq mi
Male Population948 (48.2%)
Female Population1,020 (51.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -65.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -1.6%
Median Age29.5 years
Male Median Age28.1 years
Female Median Age30.8 years
Area Codes915
Local TimeSaturday 8:24 PM
TimezoneMountain Daylight Time
Coordinates31.21315550031327° / -105.60771992979615°
Related Zip Codes798327983479835798367983779838

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Zip Code 79839 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density11.8 / mi²3.92 / mi²4.13 / mi²4.07 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 79839

 White: 50.6%
 Hispanic or Latino: 47.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.2%
 Other: 2.1%

79839 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 1.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 79839-65.5%+3.7%-1.6%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 79839 Median Age

Median Age: 29.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 7983929.5 years30.8 years28.1 years
Texas33.8 years34.8 years32.8 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 79839 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 58774161
85 Plus4510
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 79839 Population Density

Population Density: 4.07 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 798391,968483.9 sq mi4.07 / mi²
Texas27.5 million268,597.7 sq mi102.5 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 79839

Households in 79839651
People per Household3.49
Average House Value$28,000
Income per Household$17,775


Business Distribution by Industry
 Education: 16.5%
 Community & Government: 14.3%
 Restaurants: 12.1%
 Shopping: 12.1%
 Food: 7.7%
 Industry: 7.7%
 Medical: 6.6%
 Religion: 6.6%
 Automotive: 4.4%
 Other: 12.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 79839 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 7983927,096 t13.8 t56 t/mi²
Texas488,896,034 t17.8 t1,820 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 79839 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)27,096 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.8 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
3/19/149:44 PM3.240.8 km15,170 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
11/12/139:36 AM3.124.6 km4,250 m7km SSW of Sierra Blanca, Texasusgs.gov
5/13/135:05 PM3.179.5 km4,900 m13km NNE of Van Horn, Texasusgs.gov
5/26/116:41 PM3.648 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
5/19/113:35 AM3.446.4 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
5/17/111:08 PM4.253.1 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
5/14/113:07 PM3.945.8 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
5/10/1111:41 AM3.455.8 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
5/8/1111:40 PM3.950.6 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov
5/8/113:54 PM3.353.6 km10,000 mChihuahua, Mexicousgs.gov

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Primary City

Fort Hancock is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hudspeth County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,713 at the 2000 census. Hancock is situated on the northern Mexico–United States border, across from El Porvenir, Chihuahua, Mexico. The F..  ︎  Fort Hancock, Texas Wikipedia Page

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