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ZIP Code 78582

Primary City:Rio Grande City, TX (View All Cities)
County: Starr County
Timezone: Central (6:09pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.5, -98.7
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78582

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78582. 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 78582. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78582, 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:
Rio Grande City, TX
Acceptable:
Rio Grande Cy
Unacceptable:
El Sauz, Escobares, Fort Ringgold, Garceno, La Casita, Rincon, Rio Grande, Santa Catarina, Santa Cruz, Villareales

Stats and Demographics for the 78582 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78582 is located in south Texas and covers an extremely large 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 78582 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78582 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,455
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,346
Median Home Value $62,200
Land Area 651.05 sq mi
Water Area 1.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,965
Median Household Income $27,337

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8681,9402,0591,9501,5761,3471,2441,3991,2811,0941,006763699556459320202162
Female1,8041,9311,9501,8981,4261,3541,3801,4311,3651,1631,076895853594515359271265
Total3,6723,8714,0093,8483,0022,7012,6242,8302,6462,2572,0821,6581,5521,150974679473427

Gender

 Male 19,925 49%
 Female 20,530 51%
Gender

Race

 White 38,456 95.1%
 Black Or African American 52 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.2%
 Asian 119 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1,518 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 244 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2151,1721,9941,9151,5281,067622175
Renter2346225543292191789942
Total4491,7942,5482,2441,7471,245721217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,801 62%
 Single Guardian 2,615 24%
 Singles 1,403 13%
 Singles With Roommate 146 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,665 43%
 Households with Kids 6,300 57%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male362374378388372379387404398436382400419422386392414382376373
Female371342360375370398371394398372373385367453420369387393329333
Total733716738763742777758798796808755785786875806761801775705706

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78582 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78582 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 78582 real estate data, the median home value of $62,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78582. Rentals in 78582 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 78582 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,645 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 607 1.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 140 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 63 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,061 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6,627 54%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,277 18%
 Households Vacant 1,381 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 203 14.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 2.2%
 For Sale Only 67 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 231 16.7%
 For Migrant Workers 52 3.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 786 56.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 84 4%
 1 Bedroom 306 15%
 2 Bedroom 910 45%
 3+ Bedroom 716 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 $27,337 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78582 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. More commuters in 78582 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 8,526 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,962 28%
 No Earnings 12,383 43%
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 8,526 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,962 28%
 No Earnings 12,383 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,017 88.4%
 Public transportation 84 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 854 6.3%
 Worked at Home 634 4.7%
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 5,962 54.6%
 High School Graduate 3,901 35.7%
 Associate's degree 265 2.4%
 Bachelor's degree 587 5.4%
 Master's degree 179 1.6%
 Professional school degree 5 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,485 87.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 208 1.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,287 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78582

ZIP Code 78582 is in the Ignite Public Schools and Community Service Center. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78582.

Ignite Pub School and Community Serv Center at Rio Grande City
5324 East Us Hwy 83
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ignite Public Schools and Community Service Center
North Grammar Elementary
1400 North Lopez St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Ringgold Middle School
1 South Fort Ringgold
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Ringgold Elementary
1 South Fort Ringgold
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Roque Guerra Jr Elementary
1600 West Main St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
John & Olive Hinojosa Elementary
2448 Embassy St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Alto Bonito Elementary
753 Fm 2360
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
General Ricardo Sanchez Elementary
2801 West Eisenhower St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Dr Mario E Ramirez Elementary
8001 Trophy Rd
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Veterans Middle School
2700 West Eisenhower St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Ramiro Barrera Middle School
258 North Fm 649
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roma Independent School District
Rio Grande City High School
144 Fm 3167
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Rio Grande City Cisd Grulla High School
6884 East Hw 83
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rio Grande City Cisd School District
Immaculate Conception School
305 N Britton Ave
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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