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ZIP Code 78574

Primary City:Mission, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Mission
County: Hidalgo County
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.3, -98.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78574

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78574. 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 78574. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78574, 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:
Mission, TX
Acceptable:
Palmhurst, Palmview

Stats and Demographics for the 78574 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78574 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 78574 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 an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78574 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 57,071
Population Density 970 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,155
Median Home Value $70,000
Land Area 58.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,832
Median Household Income $29,818

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3,1093,3063,2463,0042,0301,8481,9082,0291,8111,5481,184879733466420252194109
Female3,1443,1993,0712,9502,0831,9882,0872,2652,0291,6211,278929788518405281216143
Total6,2536,5056,3175,9544,1133,8363,9954,2943,8403,1692,4621,8081,521984825533410252

Gender

 Male 28,076 49%
 Female 28,995 51%
Gender

Race

 White 52,910 92.7%
 Black Or African American 201 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 142 0.2%
 Asian 215 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 3,021 5.3%
 Two Or More Races 576 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3462,0083,2662,5921,557867454112
Renter31184475335020395677
Total6572,8524,0192,9421,760962521119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,466 68%
 Single Guardian 3,001 22%
 Singles 1,127 8%
 Singles With Roommate 238 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,553 33%
 Households with Kids 9,279 67%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male603671560643652653678654669710646658648584654607618609516469
Female602610678618639557658678667618596609611637623650611553513454
Total1,2051,2811,2381,2611,2911,2101,3361,3321,3361,3281,2421,2671,2591,2211,2771,2571,2291,1621,029923

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78574 has a small 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 78574 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78574 real estate data, the median home value of $70,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78574 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78574 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78574 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 57,038 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,924 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5,278 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,630 17%
 Households Vacant 1,323 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 206 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 166 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 81 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 402 30%
 For Migrant Workers 19 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 423 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 105 3%
 1 Bedroom 338 10%
 2 Bedroom 1,480 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,408 42%
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 $29,818 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78574 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78574 can expect to fall in that range. 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 12,520 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,895 28%
 No Earnings 15,903 40%
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 12,520 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,895 28%
 No Earnings 15,903 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,546 85.9%
 Public transportation 38 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,456 7.1%
 Worked at Home 1,380 6.8%
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. 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 7,155 51.0%
 High School Graduate 5,097 36.4%
 Associate's degree 807 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 685 4.9%
 Master's degree 177 1.3%
 Professional school degree 23 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 76 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 18,164 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 354 1.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,975 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78574

ZIP Code 78574 is in the La Joya Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78574.

Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School
6101 North Bentsen Palm Dr
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: La Joya Independent School District
Elodia R Chapa Elementary
5670 Doffing Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Joya Independent School District
Juan Seguin Elementary
8500 North Western Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Joya Independent School District
Enrique Kiki Camarena Elementary
2612 North Moorefield Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Joya Independent School District
Evangelina Garza Elementary
8731 North Doffing Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Joya Independent School District
Mims Elementary
200 East Two Mile Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mission Cisd School District
Hurla M Midkiff Elementary
4201 North Mayberry
Palmhurst, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mission Cisd School District
Hilda C Escobar/Alicia C Rios Elementary
3505 North Trosper Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mission Cisd School District
John H Shary Elementary
2300 North Glasscock Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sharyland Independent School District
Juarez-Lincoln High School
7801 West Mile 7 Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Joya Independent School District
Veterans Memorial High School
700 East Two Mile Rd
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mission Cisd School District
Agape Christian School
1401 E 24th St
Mission, TX 78574
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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