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ZIP Code 78377

Primary City:Refugio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Refugio County
Timezone: Central (3:49am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.3, -97.2
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78377

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78377. 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 78377. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78377, 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:
Refugio, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78377 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78377 is located in southeast Texas and covers an extremely large 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 78377 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 78377 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,821
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,814
Median Home Value $64,800
Land Area 458.81 sq mi
Water Area 18.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,436
Median Household Income $44,861

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12313514716611493751121141371411268889101525129
Female120136120121102899111612313412110111811294836978
Total243271267287216182166228237271262227206201195135120107

Gender

 Male 1,893 50%
 Female 1,928 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,026 79.2%
 Black Or African American 371 9.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 330 8.6%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner146713521917418512251
Renter29821007964653317
Total4314923529823825015568

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 698 49%
 Single Guardian 305 21%
 Singles 380 26%
 Singles With Roommate 53 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 939 65%
 Households with Kids 497 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2226332523262620401933383324303634392732
Female1928242631232822323326211723272531261229
Total4154575154495442725259595047576165653961

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78377 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 78377 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 78377 real estate data, the median home value of $64,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78377 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78377 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78377 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,692 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 25 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 104 2.7%
 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 385 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 582 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 469 26%
 Households Vacant 378 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 9.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 14 3.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 16.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 260 68.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 6%
 1 Bedroom 89 23%
 2 Bedroom 149 39%
 3+ Bedroom 124 32%
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 $44,861 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78377 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. More commuters in 78377 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,003 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 748 25%
 No Earnings 1,242 41%
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 1,003 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 748 25%
 No Earnings 1,242 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,405 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 4%
 Worked at Home 39 3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 301 25.0%
 High School Graduate 724 60.1%
 Associate's degree 70 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 46 3.8%
 Master's degree 57 4.7%
 Professional school degree 7 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 568 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78377

ZIP Code 78377 is in the Refugio Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78377.

Refugio Elementary
601 Crockett Rd
Refugio, TX 78377
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Refugio Independent School District
Refugio High School
212 West Vance St
Refugio, TX 78377
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Refugio Independent School District
Refugio J H
410 West Vance St
Refugio, TX 78377
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Refugio Independent School District

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