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ZIP Code 78548

Primary City:Grulla, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Starr County
Timezone: Central (6:04pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.27, -98.65
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78548. 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 78548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78548, 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:
Grulla, TX
Acceptable:
La Grulla

Stats and Demographics for the 78548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78548 is located in south 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 78548 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78548 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 675
Population Density 173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 233
Median Home Value $35,500
Land Area 3.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 185
Median Household Income $25,962

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28183727252313172415221017818832
Female293829442215241727152023147141156
Total5756667147383734513042333115321988

Gender

 Male 315 47%
 Female 360 53%
Gender

Race

 White 659 97.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11928293625153
Renter19734311
Total22835324028164

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 119 64%
 Single Guardian 38 21%
 Singles 26 14%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 80 43%
 Households with Kids 105 57%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male578372612911179758616
Female935610468104785519141554
Total1410139176129121381912148142221610

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78548 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78548 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 78548 real estate data, the median home value of $35,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 78548 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 675 100%
 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 20 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 136 58%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 12%
 Households Vacant 48 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 10%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 64%
 3+ Bedroom 9 36%
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 $25,962 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 78548 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 140 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 28%
 No Earnings 176 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 140 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 28%
 No Earnings 176 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 173 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 6%
 Worked at Home 18 9%
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 42 37%
 High School Graduate 67 58%
 Associate's degree 6 5%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 134 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78548

ZIP Code 78548 is in the Rio Grande City Cisd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78548.

Grulla Middle School
18 Rodolfo St
Grulla, TX 78548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Grulla Elementary
443 Old Military Rd
Grulla, TX 78548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District

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