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ZIP Code 78143

Primary City:Pandora, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wilson County
Timezone: Central (3:24am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.2, -97.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78143

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78143. 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 78143. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78143, 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:
Pandora, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78143 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78143 is located in south 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 78143 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78143 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 85
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 40
Median Home Value $32,700
Land Area 1.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 28
Median Household Income $14,957

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 32

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


 Male 42 49%
 Female 43 51%


 White 64 75%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 16 19%
 Two Or More Races 3 4%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 15 54%
 Single Guardian 3 11%
 Singles 8 29%
 Singles With Roommate 2 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 16 57%
 Households with Kids 12 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78143 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78143 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 78143 real estate data, the median home value of $32,700 is low compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 85 100%
 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 6 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 13 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 23%
 Households Vacant 12 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $14,957 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 78143 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 78143 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 78143 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 31 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 32%
 No Earnings 86 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 31 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 32%
 No Earnings 86 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 29 48%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 31 52%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78143 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 35 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 70 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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