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ZIP Code 78044

Primary City:Laredo, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Webb County
Timezone: Central (12:05pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.531, -99.502
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78044

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78044. 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 78044. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78044, 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:
Laredo, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78044 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78044 is located in south Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 78044 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78044 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 648
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 308
Median Home Value $104,800
Land Area 210.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 178
Median Household Income $38,636

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male453339312212232622191816181212512
Female2639192313152319242113227137611
Total7172585435274645464031382525191123

Gender

 Male 356 55%
 Female 292 45%
Gender

Race

 White 566 87.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 71 11.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner173827282972
Renter691048110
Total7164831363082

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 123 69%
 Single Guardian 27 15%
 Singles 24 13%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 87 49%
 Households with Kids 91 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male144711710565106977477679
Female944651098743462553642
Total238111712201414121491313991210121111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78044 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78044 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78044 real estate data, the median home value of $104,800 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 78044. Rentals in 78044 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78044 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 648 100%
 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 36 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 103 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 39 13%
 Households Vacant 130 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 29 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $38,636 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78044 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78044 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 78044 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 22 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6 5%
 No Earnings 83 75%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6 5%
 No Earnings 83 75%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 28 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 9 13%
 High School Graduate 63 88%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 28 56%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 44%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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