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ZIP Code 78124

Primary City:Marion, TX (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:33am)
Coordinates:29.5, -98.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78124

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78124. 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 78124. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78124, 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:
Marion, TX
Acceptable:
Santa Clara

Stats and Demographics for the 78124 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78124 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78124 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78124 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,609
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,196
Median Home Value $122,600
Land Area 56.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,037
Median Household Income $52,337

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male163191202219175174125158161244210212179142113744031
Female168156198207143159142183178240230197195146102714437
Total3313474004263183332673413394844404093742882151458468

Gender

 Male 2,813 50%
 Female 2,796 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,855 86.6%
 Black Or African American 143 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.6%
 Asian 45 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 353 6.3%
 Two Or More Races 176 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2813725341538929213144
Renter357687625222104
Total6321334047744131414148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,235 61%
 Single Guardian 332 16%
 Singles 377 19%
 Singles With Roommate 93 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,311 64%
 Households with Kids 726 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3635253946294142332444354752594745363232
Female2647362924272638414336413840444260402129
Total628261687056678074678076859210389105765361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78124 has a small 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 78124 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 78124 real estate data, the median home value of $122,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78124 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78124 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78124 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,597 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 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 993 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 696 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 348 16%
 Households Vacant 159 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 20 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 9%
 2 Bedroom 86 24%
 3+ Bedroom 241 67%
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 $52,337 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78124 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. However, that is not the case in 78124. 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 2,055 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,069 23%
 No Earnings 1,455 32%
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 2,055 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,069 23%
 No Earnings 1,455 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,523 91.9%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 97 3.5%
 Worked at Home 121 4.4%
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 348 19.3%
 High School Graduate 817 45.2%
 Associate's degree 211 11.7%
 Bachelor's degree 319 17.7%
 Master's degree 98 5.4%
 Professional school degree 10 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 781 73.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 130 12.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78124

ZIP Code 78124 is in the Marion Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78124.

Marion Middle School
506 East Ctr St
Marion, TX 78124
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marion Independent School District
Norma Krueger Elementary
306 South Cunningham
Marion, TX 78124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Independent School District
Norma Krueger El/Bert Karrer Campus
213 West Huebinger St
Marion, TX 78124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Independent School District
Marion High School
504 Bulldog
Marion, TX 78124
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marion Independent School District

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