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ZIP Code 78387

Primary City:Sinton, TX (View All Cities)
County: San Patricio County
Timezone: Central (8:29pm)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.1, -97.6
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78387

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78387. 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 78387. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78387, 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:
Sinton, TX
Unacceptable:
Papalote, Sodville

Stats and Demographics for the 78387 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78387 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 78387 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78387 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,574
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,706
Median Home Value $71,300
Land Area 214.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,252
Median Household Income $45,855

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male346395411389282317266273322322327313296175133998556
Female3363703793352682692742803063483353142761871601409199
Total682765790724550586540553628670662627572362293239176155

Gender

 Male 4,807 50%
 Female 4,767 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,247 86.1%
 Black Or African American 174 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.7%
 Asian 29 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 873 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 183 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2518633251152534723081
Renter89210207190180695416
Total11439653970170541628497

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,608 49%
 Single Guardian 815 25%
 Singles 728 22%
 Singles With Roommate 101 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,940 60%
 Households with Kids 1,312 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8268637289756976867188897192758583836364
Female5566707082675991717788637081666981635654
Total137134133142171142128167157148176152141173141154164146119118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78387 has a slightly less 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 78387 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1950s. Looking at 78387 real estate data, the median home value of $71,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78387. Rentals in 78387 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78387 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,273 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 248 2.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 965 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,272 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,015 27%
 Households Vacant 454 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 70 15.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.5%
 For Sale Only 49 10.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 11.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 267 58.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 155 20%
 1 Bedroom 135 17%
 2 Bedroom 297 38%
 3+ Bedroom 194 25%
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 $45,855 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78387 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78387 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. Most commuters in 78387 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,074 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,207 27%
 No Earnings 2,887 35%
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 3,074 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,207 27%
 No Earnings 2,887 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,968 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 276 6%
 Worked at Home 54 1%
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 1,161 35%
 High School Graduate 1,689 50%
 Associate's degree 151 4%
 Bachelor's degree 243 7%
 Master's degree 54 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 58 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,642 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 193 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78387

ZIP Code 78387 is in the Sinton Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78387.

Welder Elementary
901 Hamilton St
Sinton, TX 78387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sinton Independent School District
E Merle Smith Middle School
900 South San Patricio Ave
Sinton, TX 78387
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sinton Independent School District
Sinton Elementary
200 South Bowie Ave
Sinton, TX 78387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sinton Independent School District
Sinton High School
400 North Pirate Blvd
Sinton, TX 78387
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sinton Independent School District
Juvenile Detention Center
107 West 5th St
Sinton, TX 78387
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sinton Independent School District

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