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ZIP Code 78116

Primary City:Gillett, TX (View All Cities)
County: Karnes County
Timezone: Central (4:26pm)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.1, -97.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78116

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78116. 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 78116. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78116, 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:
Gillett, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78116 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78116 is located in southeast 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 78116 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78116 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 390
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 266
Median Home Value $154,200
Land Area 122.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 164
Median Household Income $70,357

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8851412971181421152415201441
Female87811653411192616117171551
Total1615132518141015193347313522372992

Gender

 Male 210 54%
 Female 180 46%
Gender

Race

 White 358 92%
 Black Or African American 9 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 13 3%
 Two Or More Races 10 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1411324036231
Renter14261200
Total2813384138231

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 106 65%
 Single Guardian 19 12%
 Singles 32 20%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 128 78%
 Households with Kids 36 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01224210100311322521
Female11140210413202340311
Total12364420513513662832

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78116 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78116 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 78116 real estate data, the median home value of $154,200 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 78116. Rentals in 78116 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78116 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 390 100%
 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 58 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 90 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 6%
 Households Vacant 102 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 62%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 22%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 35 78%
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 $70,357 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78116 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78116 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. In 78116 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 182 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 15%
 No Earnings 84 27%
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 182 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 15%
 No Earnings 84 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 197 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 30 13%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 26 17%
 High School Graduate 116 75%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 4 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 45 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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