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ZIP Code 78109

Primary City:Converse, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (12:03pm)
Coordinates:29.48, -98.28
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78109. 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 78109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78109, 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:
Converse, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78109 is located in central Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78109 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78109 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,603
Population Density 1,655 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,054
Median Home Value $122,800
Land Area 20.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,355
Median Household Income $63,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4631,5531,6511,4331,0401,1771,2451,1581,1951,2081,0938206503752491466940
Female1,4281,5131,4811,4041,1391,4061,4541,4461,2681,3781,2011,037717426304196127113
Total2,8913,0663,1322,8372,1792,5832,6992,6042,4632,5862,2941,8571,367801553342196153

Gender

 Male 16,565 48%
 Female 18,038 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,646 56.8%
 Black Or African American 8,311 24.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 235 0.7%
 Asian 851 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 140 0.4%
 Other Race 3,595 10.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,825 5.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1231,3241,9352,2151,57770425146
Renter3139958405782931054610
Total4362,3192,7752,7931,87080929756

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,174 54%
 Single Guardian 2,727 24%
 Singles 1,919 17%
 Singles With Roommate 535 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,822 51%
 Households with Kids 5,533 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male287313321288279307298324345336322348325320352306312247216237
Female249311309291283326307299298295308294309275294305314282209231
Total536624630579562633605623643631630642634595646611626529425468

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78109 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78109 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78109 real estate data, the median home value of $122,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78109. Rentals in 78109 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,397 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 64 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 92 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,175 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,000 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,180 26%
 Households Vacant 699 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 245 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 213 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 189 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 2%
 1 Bedroom 297 9%
 2 Bedroom 830 25%
 3+ Bedroom 2,144 64%
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 $63,942 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78109 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. Most commuters in 78109 can expect to fall in that range. 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 13,333 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,752 25%
 No Earnings 6,731 25%
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 13,333 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,752 25%
 No Earnings 6,731 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,685 94.1%
 Public transportation 245 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 424 2.4%
 Worked at Home 352 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,129 11%
 High School Graduate 5,992 56%
 Associate's degree 1,363 13%
 Bachelor's degree 1,441 13%
 Master's degree 525 5%
 Professional school degree 124 1%
 Doctorate degree 121 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,294 83.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 645 7.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 789 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78109

ZIP Code 78109 is in the Judson Independent School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78109.

Alternative School
102 School St
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Judson Independent School District
Converse Elementary
6720 Fm 1516
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Elolf Elementary
6335 Beech Trl
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Miller Point Elementary
7027 Misty Rdg
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
James L Masters
2650 Woodlake Parkway
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Judson Middle School
9695 Schaefer Rd
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Judson High School
9142 Fm 78
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Judson Independent School District
Thompson Center
8555 East Loop 1604
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Judson Independent School District
Judson Evening High School
102 School St
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Judson Independent School District
St Monica Catholic School
515 North St
Converse, TX 78109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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