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ZIP Code 78055

Primary City:Medina, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bandera County
Timezone: Central (10:26am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.8, -99.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78055. 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 78055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78055, 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:
Medina, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78055 is located in central 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 78055 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78055 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,774
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,069
Median Home Value $121,900
Land Area 237.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 738
Median Household Income $47,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male404258672226343240594892679045493523
Female306960542819284142676389778658413122
Total701111181215045627382126111181144176103906645

Gender

 Male 869 49%
 Female 905 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,680 94.7%
 Black Or African American 14 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 50 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12748901451529927
Renter5202930371585
Total6477712018216710732

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 429 58%
 Single Guardian 76 10%
 Singles 204 28%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 574 78%
 Households with Kids 164 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male97887838169141312101818141251
Female639791420151191416813181210778
Total151017151622232327182829202336302419129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78055 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78055 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 78055 real estate data, the median home value of $121,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78055 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,622 91%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 118 7%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 240 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 349 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 149 14%
 Households Vacant 331 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 6.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 10 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 232 70.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 19.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 4%
 2 Bedroom 65 34%
 3+ Bedroom 119 62%
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 $47,464 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78055 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78055 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. However, that is not the case in 78055. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 436 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 218 12%
 No Earnings 1,119 63%
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 436 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 218 12%
 No Earnings 1,119 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 456 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 53 9%
 Worked at Home 63 11%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 117 18%
 High School Graduate 329 50%
 Associate's degree 28 4%
 Bachelor's degree 112 17%
 Master's degree 57 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 17 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 247 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78055

ZIP Code 78055 is in the Medina Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78055.

Medina Elementary
One Bobcat Ln
Medina, TX 78055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medina Independent School District
Medina High School
One Bobcat Ln
Medina, TX 78055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Medina Independent School District

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