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ZIP Code 78404

Primary City:Corpus Christi, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (9:33am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.77, -97.40
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78404

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78404. 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 78404. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78404, 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:
Corpus Christi, TX
Acceptable:
Crp Christi
Unacceptable:
Cc

Stats and Demographics for the 78404 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78404 is located in southeast Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78404 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 an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78404 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,236
Population Density 5,548 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,842
Median Home Value $91,100
Land Area 3.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,766
Median Household Income $38,862

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male59759252660259262856758553359665256050828423519913187
Female546557575526541656525505518627654610478358318295250223
Total1,1431,1491,1011,1281,1331,2841,0921,0901,0511,2231,3061,170986642553494381310

Gender

 Male 8,474 49%
 Female 8,762 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,533 84.3%
 Black Or African American 394 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.7%
 Asian 111 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 1,690 9.8%
 Two Or More Races 379 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner29320480756824568459152
Renter29376361868647719811132
Total3221,0831,0981,4421,301766570184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,478 37%
 Single Guardian 1,622 24%
 Singles 2,183 32%
 Singles With Roommate 483 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,656 69%
 Households with Kids 2,110 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1391111121221151231211101231121171079892127136142999897
Female1079111711911310511310112511110912311411810811310889108100
Total246202229241228228234211248223226230212210235249250188206197

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78404 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78404 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 78404 real estate data, the median home value of $91,100 is slightly less than average 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 78404. Rentals in 78404 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78404 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,832 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 227 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 177 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,975 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,613 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,178 41%
 Households Vacant 1,076 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 455 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 116 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 395 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 177 6%
 1 Bedroom 695 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,337 46%
 3+ Bedroom 717 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 $38,862 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78404 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 78404 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,798 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,121 25%
 No Earnings 4,516 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 4,798 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,121 25%
 No Earnings 4,516 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,839 86%
 Public transportation 136 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 60 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 344 5%
 Worked at Home 387 6%
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. 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 1,190 23%
 High School Graduate 2,498 47%
 Associate's degree 386 7%
 Bachelor's degree 586 11%
 Master's degree 285 5%
 Professional school degree 257 5%
 Doctorate degree 57 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,281 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 449 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78404

ZIP Code 78404 is in the Corpus Christi Independent School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78404.

Allen Elementary
1414 18th St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Wynn Seale Metropolitan School of Design
1707 Ayers
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Menger Elementary
2401 South Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Collegiate High School
101 Baldwin Coles Building
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Incarnate Word Academy High School
2910 S Alameda St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
First Baptist School
3115 Ocean Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Incarnate Word Academy-Elementary Level
450 Chamberlain St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Incarnate Word Academy Middle Level
2917 Austin St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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