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ZIP Code 78605

Primary City:Bertram, TX (View All Cities)
County: Burnet County
Timezone: Central (10:27am)
Coordinates:30.7, -98.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78605. 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 78605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78605, 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:
Bertram, TX
Unacceptable:
Joppa, Mahomet, Oatmeal, Tamega

Stats and Demographics for the 78605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78605 is located in central 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 78605 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 78605 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,952
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,013
Median Home Value $114,200
Land Area 163.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,764
Median Household Income $52,277

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18719720215611410815015615719517918417812289483022
Female15418718816210312814615815718818119516712086703751
Total3413843903182172362963143143833603793452421751186773

Gender

 Male 2,474 50%
 Female 2,478 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,409 89.0%
 Black Or African American 26 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.7%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 373 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 94 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141312563243502349733
Renter38756670481783
Total5220632239439825110536

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,118 63%
 Single Guardian 248 14%
 Singles 322 18%
 Singles With Roommate 76 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,094 62%
 Households with Kids 670 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3438364049373738363832384846274040242523
Female3232323942433138333937413437333840321919
Total6670687991806876697769798283607880564442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78605 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78605 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78605 real estate data, the median home value of $114,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78605 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78605 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,892 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 43 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 863 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 576 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 325 16%
 Households Vacant 249 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 13.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 27 10.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 35.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 35.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 65 15%
 2 Bedroom 212 50%
 3+ Bedroom 151 35%
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 $52,277 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78605 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. In 78605 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,927 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 629 15%
 No Earnings 1,535 38%
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 1,927 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 629 15%
 No Earnings 1,535 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,068 88.0%
 Public transportation 28 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 2.5%
 Worked at Home 189 8.0%
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. 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 486 28%
 High School Graduate 863 50%
 Associate's degree 85 5%
 Bachelor's degree 227 13%
 Master's degree 60 3%
 Professional school degree 18 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 754 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 2.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78605

ZIP Code 78605 is in the Burnet Cisd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78605.

Bertram Elementary
315 Main
Bertram, TX 78605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burnet Cisd School District

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