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ZIP Code 78118

Primary City:Karnes City, TX (View All Cities)
County: Karnes County
Timezone: Central (10:36am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.9, -98.0
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78118. 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 78118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78118, 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:
Karnes City, TX
Unacceptable:
Coy City

Stats and Demographics for the 78118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78118 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 78118 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78118 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,976
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,640
Median Home Value $72,600
Land Area 181.24 sq mi
Water Area 1.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,333
Median Household Income $40,385

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male126125170140150148151135133167132121987364655336
Female1201381341269193108106991181391251077889865973
Total246263304266241241259241232285271246205151153151112109

Gender

 Male 2,087 52%
 Female 1,889 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,004 75.6%
 Black Or African American 135 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.5%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 758 19.1%
 Two Or More Races 59 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner138112721620115013641
Renter148961745537308
Total2717018829025618716649

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 624 47%
 Single Guardian 300 23%
 Singles 357 27%
 Singles With Roommate 52 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 862 65%
 Households with Kids 471 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2823282929233224173842204030253230252828
Female2427232619313228282427323813212832261918
Total5250515548546452456269527843466062514746

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78118 has a slightly higher than average 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 78118 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 78118 real estate data, the median home value of $72,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78118 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78118 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,554 89%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 313 8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 109 3%
 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 375 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 590 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 368 22%
 Households Vacant 307 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 8.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 12 3.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 29.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 57.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 67 19%
 1 Bedroom 66 19%
 2 Bedroom 77 22%
 3+ Bedroom 136 39%
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 $40,385 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78118 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 78118 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,108 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 923 29%
 No Earnings 1,163 36%
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 1,108 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 923 29%
 No Earnings 1,163 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,439 93.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 2.2%
 Worked at Home 48 3.1%
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 621 38.3%
 High School Graduate 790 48.8%
 Associate's degree 125 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 54 3.3%
 Master's degree 20 1.2%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 585 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 15.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78118

ZIP Code 78118 is in the Karnes City Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78118.

Karnes City J J a E P
314 Hwy 123
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Karnes City Independent School District
Roger E Sides Elementary
221 North Esplanade St
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Karnes City Independent School District
Karnes City J H
410 East Hwy 123
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Karnes City Independent School District
Karnes City High School
400 Hwy 123
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Karnes City Independent School District
Kcisd - Aep
314 Hwy 123
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Karnes City Independent School District
Kcisd - Daep
314 Hwy 123
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Karnes City Independent School District
Karnes County Elite
115 North Market St
Karnes City, TX 78118
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Kenedy Independent School District

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