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ZIP Code 77612

Primary City:Buna, TX (View All Cities)
County: Jasper County
Timezone: Central (6:15pm)
Area code: 409 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.5, -94.0
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77612. 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 77612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77612, 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:
Buna, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77612 is located in east Texas and covers a large 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 77612 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77612 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,901
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,860
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 347.61 sq mi
Water Area 1.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,431
Median Household Income $50,144

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2803043123362542522312673263403362922731971811236344
Female2863263032862552572392673073373242892992601721369255
Total56663061562250950947053463367766058157245735325915599

Gender

 Male 4,411 50%
 Female 4,490 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,416 94.6%
 Black Or African American 211 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.6%
 Asian 25 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 62 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 127 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8633452162060246527266
Renter4610385817636317
Total13243760670167850130373

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,085 61%
 Single Guardian 503 15%
 Singles 746 22%
 Singles With Roommate 97 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,197 64%
 Households with Kids 1,234 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5352615657576761625657648154765985506647
Female6368445673725463646448506576696860464351
Total1161201051121301291211241261201051141461301451271459610998

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77612 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77612 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 77612 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77612 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,871 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 30 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,274 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,692 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 465 12%
 Households Vacant 429 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 91 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 25 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 216 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 90 19%
 2 Bedroom 244 50%
 3+ Bedroom 150 31%
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 $50,144 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77612 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 77612 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,891 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,036 14%
 No Earnings 3,260 45%
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 2,891 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,036 14%
 No Earnings 3,260 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,128 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 134 4%
 Worked at Home 111 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 369 12.5%
 High School Graduate 2,191 74.2%
 Associate's degree 162 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 164 5.6%
 Master's degree 58 2.0%
 Professional school degree 8 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,593 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 79 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 242 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77612

ZIP Code 77612 is in the Buna Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77612.

Buna Elementary
650 Cr 725
Buna, TX 77612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buna Independent School District
Buna J H
420 Cr 751a
Buna, TX 77612
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Buna Independent School District
Buna High School
177 Fm 253
Buna, TX 77612
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buna Independent School District
Hardin County Alternative Ed - Buna Isd
177 Fm 253
Buna, TX 77612
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Buna Independent School District

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