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ZIP Code 78590

Primary City:San Perlita, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Willacy County
Timezone: Central (8:27am)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.4, -97.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78590

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78590. 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 78590. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78590, 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:
San Perlita, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78590 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78590 is located in southeast 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 78590 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 a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78590 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 289
Population Density 105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 97
Median Home Value $36,900
Land Area 2.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 83
Median Household Income $32,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1710141314143995108274003
Female891316126661291213963322
Total2519272926209152114222111137325

Gender

 Male 142 49%
 Female 147 51%
Gender

Race

 White 274 94.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner321122151433
Renter13501000
Total451622161433

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 40 48%
 Single Guardian 25 30%
 Singles 15 18%
 Singles With Roommate 3 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 41 49%
 Households with Kids 42 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32743051141324532032
Female22103012323251425325
Total54846063464575957357

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78590 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78590 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 78590 real estate data, the median home value of $36,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 78590 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78590 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 289 100%
 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 14 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 59 61%
 Renter Occupied Households 10 10%
 Households Vacant 14 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 93%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 68%
 3+ Bedroom 6 32%
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 $32,083 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78590 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. Most commuters in 78590 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 89 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18 8%
 No Earnings 133 55%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 89 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18 8%
 No Earnings 133 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 91 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 1 1%
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 58 65%
 High School Graduate 23 26%
 Associate's degree 4 4%
 Bachelor's degree 4 4%
 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 103 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78590

ZIP Code 78590 is in the San Perlita Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78590.

San Perlita Instr Center
E Hwy 186 1 MI North F M 2209
San Perlita, TX 78590
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Perlita Independent School District
San Perlita Middle School
1 MI North F M 2209
San Perlita, TX 78590
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Perlita Independent School District
San Perlita Elementary
E Hwy 186 1mi North F M 2209
San Perlita, TX 78590
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Perlita Independent School District
San Perlita High School
13937 Fm 2209
San Perlita, TX 78590
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Perlita Independent School District

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