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ZIP Code 78592

Primary City:Santa Maria, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Cameron County
Timezone: Central (2:09pm)
Area code: 956 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.079, -97.848
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78592

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78592. 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 78592. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78592, 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:
Santa Maria, TX
Unacceptable:
Bluetown

Stats and Demographics for the 78592 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78592 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 78592 are primarily other race. 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 78592 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 836
Population Density 239 people per sq mi
Housing Units 265
Median Home Value $34,600
Land Area 3.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 229
Median Household Income $25,441

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33432940181922262225237291471236
Female4742563833232633231913272617913103
Total80858578514248594544363455311625139

Gender

 Male 378 45%
 Female 458 55%
Gender

Race

 White 267 31.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 566 67.7%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11633334027305
Renter1121277311
Total22845404730316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 128 56%
 Single Guardian 66 29%
 Singles 33 14%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 102 45%
 Households with Kids 127 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male461185134138376768910851
Female14101551266991511148810107652
Total181626131719102217181820151418191714103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78592 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78592 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 78592 real estate data, the median home value of $34,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 78592 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78592 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 836 100%
 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 30 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 155 58%
 Renter Occupied Households 44 17%
 Households Vacant 36 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 20%
 2 Bedroom 11 22%
 3+ Bedroom 29 58%
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 $25,441 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78592 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. More commuters in 78592 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 228 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 20%
 No Earnings 399 51%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 228 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 20%
 No Earnings 399 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 328 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 3%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 128 52%
 High School Graduate 120 48%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 267 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78592

ZIP Code 78592 is in the Santa Maria Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78592.

Santa Maria Jjaep
11119 Military Hwy 281
Santa Maria, TX 78592
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Santa Maria Independent School District
Santa Maria Middle School
11119 Mlitary Rd
Santa Maria, TX 78592
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Santa Maria Independent School District
Tony Gonzalez Elementary
11142 Military Rd
Santa Maria, TX 78592
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Maria Independent School District
Santa Maria High School
11224 Military Rd
Santa Maria, TX 78592
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Maria Independent School District

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