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ZIP Code 77856

Primary City:Franklin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Robertson County
Timezone: Central (4:11pm)
Coordinates:31.1, -96.4
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77856

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77856. 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 77856. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77856, 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:
Franklin, TX
Acceptable:
Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 77856 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77856 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 77856 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77856 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,096
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,835
Median Home Value $165,400
Land Area 393.33 sq mi
Water Area 2.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,018
Median Household Income $56,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2081621781791241331411351501852131611701161181006052
Female158163161155111126112145158184169168168149128988177
Total366325339334235259253280308369382329338265246198141129

Gender

 Male 2,585 51%
 Female 2,511 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,398 86.3%
 Black Or African American 394 7.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.4%
 Asian 53 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 157 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 74 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3613622034132327121175
Renter498485706024267
Total8522030541138329523782

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,140 56%
 Single Guardian 281 14%
 Singles 519 26%
 Singles With Roommate 78 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,367 68%
 Households with Kids 651 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2752375830303931324037253937433836332926
Female2533373123362636424723342433273630293322
Total5285748953666567748760596370707466626248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77856 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77856 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 77856 real estate data, the median home value of $165,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77856. Rentals in 77856 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77856 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,991 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 41 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 64 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 750 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 863 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 405 14%
 Households Vacant 817 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 89 10.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 19 2.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 490 60.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 24.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 68 15%
 2 Bedroom 197 43%
 3+ Bedroom 193 42%
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 $56,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77856 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. Most commuters in 77856 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,248 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 818 23%
 No Earnings 1,508 42%
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 1,248 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 818 23%
 No Earnings 1,508 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,540 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 6%
 Worked at Home 94 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 342 23.0%
 High School Graduate 798 53.7%
 Associate's degree 37 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 188 12.6%
 Master's degree 87 5.9%
 Professional school degree 9 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 26 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 720 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 68 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77856

ZIP Code 77856 is in the Franklin Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77856.

Reynolds Elementary
317 North Owensville
Franklin, TX 77856
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin Independent School District
Franklin Middle School
1098 West Decherd St
Franklin, TX 77856
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin Independent School District
Franklin High School
1252 West Fm 1644
Franklin, TX 77856
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin Independent School District

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