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ZIP Code 78163

Primary City:Bulverde, TX (View All Cities)
County: Comal County
Timezone: Central (12:54am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.8, -98.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78163

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78163. 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 78163. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78163, 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:
Bulverde, TX
Unacceptable:
Spring Branch

Stats and Demographics for the 78163 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78163 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 78163 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78163 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,838
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,745
Median Home Value $272,300
Land Area 77.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,572
Median Household Income $92,560

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1963024193692031251592453434675044453853131931235936
Female2153183743811591251732973845334924523732531751117562
Total4116207937503622503325427271,00099689775856636823413498

Gender

 Male 4,886 50%
 Female 4,952 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,115 92.7%
 Black Or African American 58 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.4%
 Asian 54 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 383 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 185 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1213251698487653021442
Renter163067654223176
Total281625831,04991855323148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,650 74%
 Single Guardian 288 8%
 Singles 538 15%
 Singles With Roommate 96 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,347 66%
 Households with Kids 1,225 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male28334452487063457686609378102869080704355
Female4037476054596060857658806991858685784742
Total6870911121021291231051611621181731471931711761651489097

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78163 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 78163 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78163 real estate data, the median home value of $272,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78163 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78163 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78163 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,793 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 39 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,362 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 944 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 266 7%
 Households Vacant 173 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 45 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 8%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 49 27%
 3+ Bedroom 118 65%
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 $92,560 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78163 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. In 78163 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,648 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,563 19%
 No Earnings 2,963 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 3,648 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,563 19%
 No Earnings 2,963 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,052 89.7%
 Public transportation 11 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 1.4%
 Worked at Home 376 8.3%
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 336 10%
 High School Graduate 1,259 39%
 Associate's degree 357 11%
 Bachelor's degree 844 26%
 Master's degree 357 11%
 Professional school degree 64 2%
 Doctorate degree 31 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,836 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 189 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78163

ZIP Code 78163 is in the Comal Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78163.

Rahe Bulverde Elementary
1781 East Ammann Rd
Bulverde, TX 78163
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Comal Independent School District
Johnson Ranch Elementary
30501 Johnson Way
Bulverde, TX 78163
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Comal Independent School District
Bracken Christian School
670 Old Boerne Rd
Bulverde, TX 78163
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lighthouse Christian Learning Center
2420 Bulverde Rd
Bulverde, TX 78163
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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