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ZIP Code 77857

Primary City:Gause, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Milam County
Timezone: Central (6:23pm)
Coordinates:30.8, -96.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77857. 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 77857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77857, 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:
Gause, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77857 is located in east Texas 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 77857 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77857 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 757
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 373
Median Home Value $74,800
Land Area 61.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 290
Median Household Income $42,434

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male252725249251828153027362517121475
Female28332519162221272424293223132110813
Total536050432547395539545668483033241518

Gender

 Male 369 49%
 Female 388 51%
Gender

Race

 White 639 84.4%
 Black Or African American 84 11.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner023444957362812
Renter38977133
Total331535664373115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 165 57%
 Single Guardian 42 14%
 Singles 73 25%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 192 66%
 Households with Kids 98 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54784487435494833732
Female59481153410353122427424
Total101311161591111146107216125101156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77857 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77857 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 77857 real estate data, the median home value of $74,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77857 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77857 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 757 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 100 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 41 11%
 Households Vacant 83 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 10%
 2 Bedroom 10 21%
 3+ Bedroom 33 69%
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 $42,434 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77857 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 77857 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. In 77857 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 256 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 28%
 No Earnings 275 37%
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 256 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 28%
 No Earnings 275 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 300 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 5%
 Worked at Home 41 11%
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 46 15.5%
 High School Graduate 214 72.1%
 Associate's degree 8 2.7%
 Bachelor's degree 25 8.4%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 234 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77857

ZIP Code 77857 is in the Gause Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77857.

Gause Elementary
400 College
Gause, TX 77857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gause Independent School District

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