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ZIP Code 78562

Primary City:La Villa, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hidalgo County
Timezone: Central (6:30pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.297, -97.929
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78562

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78562. 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 78562. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78562, 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:
La Villa, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78562 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78562 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 78562 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78562 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,868
Population Density 113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 588
Median Home Value $53,800
Land Area 25.31 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 533
Median Household Income $30,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1087910010919623621217516311077544535221686
Female1041109995907964706161555652423522139
Total212189199204286315276245224171132110977757382115

Gender

 Male 1,751 61%
 Female 1,117 39%
Gender

Race

 White 2,473 86.2%
 Black Or African American 26 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 339 11.8%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner105390829770327
Renter7181412121892
Total17711049410988419

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 293 55%
 Single Guardian 155 29%
 Singles 79 15%
 Singles With Roommate 6 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 241 45%
 Households with Kids 292 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1621232219161614142226151918151224273143
Female1725271026232512241422261423142128151720
Total3346503245394126383648413341293352424863

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78562 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78562 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78562 real estate data, the median home value of $53,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78562 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78562 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78562 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,085 73%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 783 27%
 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 132 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 53%
 Renter Occupied Households 92 16%
 Households Vacant 55 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 7 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 21%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 22 26%
 3+ Bedroom 44 52%
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 $30,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78562 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, 78562 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78562 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 467 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 468 27%
 No Earnings 806 46%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 467 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 468 27%
 No Earnings 806 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 489 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 7%
 Worked at Home 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. 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 422 52%
 High School Graduate 269 33%
 Associate's degree 69 9%
 Bachelor's degree 44 5%
 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 345 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 85 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78562

ZIP Code 78562 is in the La Villa Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78562.

La Villa J J a E P High School
500 East 9th St
La Villa, TX 78562
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: La Villa Independent School District
Jose Bernabe Munoz Elementary
810 North Cottonwood
La Villa, TX 78562
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Villa Independent School District
La Villa Middle School
500 East 9th St
La Villa, TX 78562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Villa Independent School District
La Villa Early College High School
200 West Hwy 107
La Villa, TX 78562
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Villa Independent School District
La Villa Alternative High School
500 East 9th St
La Villa, TX 78562
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: La Villa Independent School District
La Villa College and Career Academy
500 East 9th St
La Villa, TX 78562
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Villa Independent School District

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