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ZIP Code 78409

Primary City:Corpus Christi, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (3:52pm)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.81, -97.51
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78409

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78409. 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 78409. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78409, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 78409 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78409 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78409 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78409 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,939
Population Density 248 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,154
Median Home Value $76,100
Land Area 11.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,008
Median Household Income $47,105

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8713813311492881019410411910384101593124159
Female811201371079675103941068995104776029312316
Total16825827022118816320418821020819818817811960553825

Gender

 Male 1,496 51%
 Female 1,443 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,247 76.5%
 Black Or African American 51 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 17 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 514 17.5%
 Two Or More Races 96 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1381105161167935615
Renter218275714111115
Total341631802322081046720

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 479 48%
 Single Guardian 229 23%
 Singles 225 22%
 Singles With Roommate 75 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 615 61%
 Households with Kids 393 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239241631212025412326332229211929261916
Female1614182119202926262125313228241819222429
Total3923423750414951674451645457453748484345

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78409 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78409 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78409 real estate data, the median home value of $76,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78409 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78409 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78409 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,939 100%
 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 345 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 346 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 317 27%
 Households Vacant 146 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 61 18%
 2 Bedroom 69 21%
 3+ Bedroom 200 61%
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 $47,105 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78409 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, 78409 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. More commuters in 78409 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 977 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 23%
 No Earnings 700 32%
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 977 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 23%
 No Earnings 700 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,150 90.5%
 Public transportation 32 2.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 1.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 4.8%
 Worked at Home 10 0.8%
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 231 25.5%
 High School Graduate 533 58.9%
 Associate's degree 107 11.8%
 Bachelor's degree 27 3.0%
 Master's degree 7 0.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 602 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 7.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78409

ZIP Code 78409 is in the Tuloso-Midway Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78409.

Tuloso-Midway Int
1921 Overland Trl
Corpus Christi, TX 78409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tuloso-Midway Independent School District
Tuloso-Midway Pri
3125 Deer Run
Corpus Christi, TX 78409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tuloso-Midway Independent School District
Tuloso-Midway Academic Career Center
7601 Leopard
Corpus Christi, TX 78409
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tuloso-Midway Independent School District

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