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ZIP Code 78076

Primary City:Zapata, TX (View All Cities)
County: Zapata County
Timezone: Central (9:57am)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.9, -99.2
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78076

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78076. 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 78076. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78076, 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:
Zapata, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78076 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78076 is located in south Texas and covers an extremely 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 78076 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 a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78076 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,612
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,257
Median Home Value $56,600
Land Area 477.71 sq mi
Water Area 41.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,828
Median Household Income $32,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7426335895924864304033593313343112842331941641039355
Female5925525715624824514104223793512692722872431501188679
Total1,3341,1851,1601,154968881813781710685580556520437314221179134

Gender

 Male 6,336 50%
 Female 6,276 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,810 93.6%
 Black Or African American 18 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.2%
 Asian 31 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 653 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 71 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12149358358051040723372
Renter11822115412894574611
Total23971473770860446427983

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,222 58%
 Single Guardian 828 22%
 Singles 687 18%
 Singles With Roommate 91 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,831 48%
 Households with Kids 1,997 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152149150137149123121130110111121114124119106142110124110100
Female12812711691108109111121103105132113100121112104136109101109
Total280276266228257232232251213216253227224240218246246233211209

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78076 has a large 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 78076 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 78076 real estate data, the median home value of $56,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78076. Rentals in 78076 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78076 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,582 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 30 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,098 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,901 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 829 16%
 Households Vacant 1,429 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 175 12.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 2.2%
 For Sale Only 57 4.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 594 41.6%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 525 36.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 134 15%
 2 Bedroom 449 50%
 3+ Bedroom 309 35%
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 $32,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78076 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. More commuters in 78076 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,565 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,221 23%
 No Earnings 3,690 39%
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 3,565 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,221 23%
 No Earnings 3,690 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,640 92.8%
 Public transportation 14 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 204 4.1%
 Worked at Home 142 2.8%
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. 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 1,818 49.3%
 High School Graduate 1,429 38.8%
 Associate's degree 143 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 183 5.0%
 Master's degree 99 2.7%
 Professional school degree 13 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,451 90.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 1.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 341 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78076

ZIP Code 78076 is in the Zapata County Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78076.

Zapata Middle School
17th and Carla St
Zapata, TX 78076
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Zapata County Independent School District
Zapata North Elementary
Glenn St and Hwy 16
Zapata, TX 78076
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Zapata County Independent School District
Zapata South Elementary
500 Delmar St
Zapata, TX 78076
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Zapata County Independent School District
Fidel and Andrea R Villarreal Elementary
805 Mira Flores St
Zapata, TX 78076
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Zapata County Independent School District
Zapata High School
2009 State Hwy 16
Zapata, TX 78076
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Zapata County Independent School District
Faith Academy
Hwy 16 & Lincoln St
Zapata, TX 78076
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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