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ZIP Code 78002

Primary City:Atascosa, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (4:24pm)
Coordinates:29.28, -98.74
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78002

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78002. 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 78002. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78002, 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:
Atascosa, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78002 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78002 is located in south 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 78002 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78002 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,255
Population Density 199 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,813
Median Home Value $126,600
Land Area 41.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,520
Median Household Income $48,545

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male291355359371313239225242289297287254203162124656026
Female304333340316274223261276264309264245209161102946058
Total59568869968758746248651855360655149941232322615912084

Gender

 Male 4,162 50%
 Female 4,093 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,122 74.2%
 Black Or African American 45 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98 1.2%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 1,758 21.3%
 Two Or More Races 210 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3320036650342728314941
Renter44112114897840356
Total7731248059250532318447

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,467 58%
 Single Guardian 532 21%
 Singles 436 17%
 Singles With Roommate 85 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,404 56%
 Households with Kids 1,116 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4756706075637864757865698364777472816763
Female5857746881636062676769726963717163585359
Total105113144128156126138126142145134141152127148145135139120122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78002 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 78002 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78002 real estate data, the median home value of $126,600 is slightly less 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 78002. Rentals in 78002 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78002 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,230 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 15 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 947 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,055 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 518 18%
 Households Vacant 293 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 70 23.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 35 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 8.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 52.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 8%
 2 Bedroom 111 29%
 3+ Bedroom 243 63%
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 $48,545 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78002 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 78002 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,826 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,397 19%
 No Earnings 3,083 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 2,826 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,397 19%
 No Earnings 3,083 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,310 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 2%
 Worked at Home 304 8%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,286 41.7%
 High School Graduate 1,295 42.0%
 Associate's degree 331 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 124 4.0%
 Master's degree 15 0.5%
 Professional school degree 31 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,450 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 207 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 205 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78002

ZIP Code 78002 is in the Southwest Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78002.

Ronald E Mcnair Middle School
11553 Old Pearsall Rd
Atascosa, TX 78002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Southwest Independent School District
Elm Creek Elementary
11535 Pearsall Rd
Atascosa, TX 78002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwest Independent School District

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