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ZIP Code 78385

Primary City:Sarita, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Kenedy County
Timezone: Central (8:26am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.1, -97.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78385

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78385. 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 78385. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78385, 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:
Sarita, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78385 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78385 is located in southeast 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 78385 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78385 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 277
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 113
Median Home Value $54,600
Land Area 204.64 sq mi
Water Area 2.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 97
Median Household Income $36,736

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9710149762131089869252
Female59136129741010861457664
Total141623202116136232016152211168116

Gender

 Male 136 49%
 Female 141 51%
Gender

Race

 White 235 85%
 Black Or African American 5 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 22 8%
 Two Or More Races 9 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner126615761
Renter3569101280
Total4712152519141

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 47 48%
 Single Guardian 23 24%
 Singles 23 24%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 62 64%
 Households with Kids 35 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23110113213330334311
Female01014201222432114002
Total24124314435762448313

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78385 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78385 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 78385 real estate data, the median home value of $54,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 78385 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78385 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 277 100%
 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 8 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 36 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 47%
 Households Vacant 16 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 6%
 1 Bedroom 18 20%
 2 Bedroom 35 39%
 3+ Bedroom 31 35%
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 $36,736 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78385 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 78385 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 146 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 19 6%
 No Earnings 151 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 146 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 19 6%
 No Earnings 151 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 143 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 7%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 49 32.2%
 High School Graduate 94 61.8%
 Associate's degree 0 0.0%
 Bachelor's degree 8 5.3%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 1 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 130 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78385

ZIP Code 78385 is in the Kenedy County Wide Csd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78385.

Sarita Elementary
150 East La Parra St
Sarita, TX 78385
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenedy County Wide Csd School District

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