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ZIP Code 78583

Primary City:Rio Hondo, TX (View All Cities)
County: Cameron County
Timezone: Central (2:08pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.3, -97.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78583

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78583. 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 78583. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78583, 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 Hondo, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78583 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78583 is located in southeast Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 78583 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78583 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,623
Population Density 75 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,225
Median Home Value $58,900
Land Area 88.34 sq mi
Water Area 5.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,154
Median Household Income $34,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male237297320292192138164180198214189165185187160936142
Female2372462782271771491902042312422082072101731221055350
Total47454359851936928735438442945639737239536028219811492

Gender

 Male 3,314 50%
 Female 3,309 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,829 88.0%
 Black Or African American 22 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.6%
 Asian 25 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 617 9.3%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2214430136035934417857
Renter1970906860472411
Total4121439142841939120268

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,310 61%
 Single Guardian 393 18%
 Singles 378 18%
 Singles With Roommate 73 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,269 59%
 Households with Kids 885 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4049495548594368795573627555576068505746
Female5438484150494447565365515851444644504347
Total94879796981088711513510813811313310610110611210010093

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78583 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78583 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 78583 real estate data, the median home value of $58,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78583 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78583 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78583 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,623 100%
 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 800 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 965 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 389 12%
 Households Vacant 1,071 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 149 13.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 48 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 759 70.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 9.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 5%
 1 Bedroom 55 15%
 2 Bedroom 164 44%
 3+ Bedroom 134 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 $34,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78583 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 78583 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 1,595 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 608 13%
 No Earnings 2,585 54%
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 1,595 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 608 13%
 No Earnings 2,585 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,994 95.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 1.7%
 Worked at Home 40 1.9%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 693 38.0%
 High School Graduate 752 41.2%
 Associate's degree 84 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 221 12.1%
 Master's degree 41 2.2%
 Professional school degree 29 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 907 96.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 0.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 3.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78583

ZIP Code 78583 is in the Rio Hondo Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78583.

Rio Hondo Elementary
700 North Reynolds St
Rio Hondo, TX 78583
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Hondo Independent School District
Rio Hondo J H
501 North Reynolds St
Rio Hondo, TX 78583
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rio Hondo Independent School District
Rio Hondo Int
600 North Reynolds
Rio Hondo, TX 78583
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rio Hondo Independent School District
Cameron County J J a E P
215 West Colorado
Rio Hondo, TX 78583
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rio Hondo Independent School District
Rio Hondo High School
22547 State Hwy 345
Rio Hondo, TX 78583
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rio Hondo Independent School District

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