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ZIP Code 78417

Primary City:Corpus Christi, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (1:49am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.73, -97.47
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78417

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78417. 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 78417. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78417, 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 78417 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78417 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 78417 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78417 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,176
Population Density 459 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,373
Median Home Value $80,400
Land Area 9.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,291
Median Household Income $50,069

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17419320216114814916112813812315912187502627912
Female156186179180120181163131133145168941035349302413
Total33037938134126833032425927126832721519010375573325

Gender

 Male 2,068 50%
 Female 2,108 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,111 74.5%
 Black Or African American 222 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.4%
 Asian 19 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 703 16.8%
 Two Or More Races 100 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner201581812401831035316
Renter35857572461482
Total552432563122291176118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 635 49%
 Single Guardian 393 30%
 Singles 209 16%
 Singles With Roommate 54 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 677 52%
 Households with Kids 614 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3226384733353855323734463451233524443544
Female3227303629424030454134333734294031463424
Total6453688362777885777868797185527555906968

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78417 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78417 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 78417 real estate data, the median home value of $80,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78417. Rentals in 78417 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78417 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,176 100%
 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 648 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 306 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 337 25%
 Households Vacant 82 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 49 19%
 2 Bedroom 128 50%
 3+ Bedroom 70 27%
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 $50,069 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78417 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, 78417 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 78417 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 1,543 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 764 23%
 No Earnings 1,051 31%
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 1,543 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 764 23%
 No Earnings 1,051 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,064 96.9%
 Public transportation 12 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 2.4%
 Worked at Home 0 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 475 39%
 High School Graduate 628 51%
 Associate's degree 11 1%
 Bachelor's degree 68 6%
 Master's degree 27 2%
 Professional school degree 23 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 940 90.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 1.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78417

ZIP Code 78417 is in the Corpus Christi Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78417.

Los Encinos Ses
1826 Frio
Corpus Christi, TX 78417
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District

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