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ZIP Code 32778

Primary City:Tavares, FL (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Eastern (1:07am)
Area code: 352 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.78, -81.73
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 32778

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 32778. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 32778. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 32778, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Tavares, FL
Acceptable:
Deer Island

Stats and Demographics for the 32778 ZIP Code

ZIP code 32778 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 32778 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 32778 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,617
Population Density 742 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,090
Median Home Value $122,400
Land Area 25.09 sq mi
Water Area 16.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,200
Median Household Income $40,578

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male411438418497467464450448486509522537672780736561386311
Female393395372412360407376430494500569677850903777627501481
Total8048337909098278718268789801,0091,0911,2141,5221,6831,5131,188887792

Gender

 Male 9,093 49%
 Female 9,524 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,083 86.4%
 Black Or African American 1,608 8.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.3%
 Asian 271 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 276 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 304 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner472925428211,2501,7831,234392
Renter113350348281245173162167
Total1606428901,1021,4951,9561,396559

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,206 51%
 Single Guardian 1,041 13%
 Singles 2,503 31%
 Singles With Roommate 450 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,566 80%
 Households with Kids 1,634 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8187899383947686998698887967719711497118109
Female70867883878577717579646787751119189685361
Total151173167176170179153157174165162155166142182188203165171170

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 32778 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 32778 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 32778 real estate data, the median home value of $122,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 32778 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 32778 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 32778 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,699 95.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 895 4.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.0%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 9 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,289 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,072 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,839 18%
 Households Vacant 1,890 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 288 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Sale Only 277 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 979 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 266 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 3%
 1 Bedroom 270 15%
 2 Bedroom 775 42%
 3+ Bedroom 736 40%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $40,578 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 32778 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 32778 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 32778 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,128 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,383 20%
 No Earnings 9,009 55%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,128 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,383 20%
 No Earnings 9,009 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,048 86.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 1.6%
 Worked at Home 651 11.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 874 11.8%
 High School Graduate 4,889 65.8%
 Associate's degree 381 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 797 10.7%
 Master's degree 263 3.5%
 Professional school degree 167 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 58 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,121 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 358 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 300 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 32778

ZIP Code 32778 is in the Lake School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 32778.

Nonschool Exceptional Education
201 West Burleigh Blvd
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake School District
Lake County Acer Program
551 West Main St
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake School District
Lake Virtual Instruction Program
201 West Burleigh Blvd
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake School District
Lake Virtual Franchise
201 West Burleigh Blvd
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake School District
Tavares Middle School
1335 Ln Park Cutoff Ofc
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake School District
Tavares Elementary School
720 East Clifford St
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake School District
Non School Pk
201 West Burleigh Blvd
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake School District
Tavares High School
603 North New Hampshire Ave
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake School District
Adventure Christian Academy
3800 State Road 19
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Liberty Christian Academy
2451 Dora Ave
Tavares, FL 32778
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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