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ZIP Code 78624

Primary City:Fredericksburg, TX (View All Cities)
County: Gillespie County
Timezone: Central (1:48am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -98.9
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78624

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78624. 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 78624. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78624, 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:
Fredericksburg, TX
Acceptable:
Fredericksbrg
Unacceptable:
Bankersmith, Blumenthal, Cherry Spring, Fredericksbg, Gold, Luckenback, Morris Ranch, Spring Creek, Tivydale

Stats and Demographics for the 78624 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78624 is located in central 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 78624 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78624 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,513
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,926
Median Home Value $224,400
Land Area 708.04 sq mi
Water Area 2.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,144
Median Household Income $54,286

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male577622655615439457441503530674726778777697599499385341
Female529571640599392453453510568748842909865801639539489651
Total1,1061,1931,2951,2148319108941,0131,0981,4221,5681,6871,6421,4981,2381,038874992

Gender

 Male 10,315 48%
 Female 11,198 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,617 91.2%
 Black Or African American 90 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 133 0.6%
 Asian 84 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 1,329 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 250 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner553556731,1911,5461,4541,044441
Renter183438397437304208207211
Total2387931,0701,6281,8501,6621,251652

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,209 57%
 Single Guardian 995 11%
 Singles 2,646 29%
 Singles With Roommate 294 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,850 75%
 Households with Kids 2,294 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1261301031201271371161171251361121381501191301411321189477
Female1071131061021001261101171181271271211281371221501341217279
Total233243209222227263226234243263239259278256252291266239166156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78624 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 78624 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78624 real estate data, the median home value of $224,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78624. Rentals in 78624 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78624 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,123 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 381 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,154 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,605 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,385 22%
 Households Vacant 1,782 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 224 12.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 0.7%
 For Sale Only 170 9.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 866 48.6%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 467 26.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 1%
 1 Bedroom 472 19%
 2 Bedroom 883 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,051 43%
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 $54,286 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78624 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 78624 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 6,846 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,365 24%
 No Earnings 6,831 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 6,846 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,365 24%
 No Earnings 6,831 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,904 89.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 31 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 377 3.8%
 Worked at Home 604 6.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 971 13%
 High School Graduate 3,247 45%
 Associate's degree 352 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,772 25%
 Master's degree 589 8%
 Professional school degree 197 3%
 Doctorate degree 100 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,092 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 428 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 359 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78624

ZIP Code 78624 is in the Fredericksburg Independent School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78624.

Fredericksburg Middle School
110 West Travis St
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fredericksburg Independent School District
Fredericksburg Pri
1110 South Adams St
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fredericksburg Independent School District
Fredericksburg Elementary
1608 North Adams
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fredericksburg Independent School District
Fredericksburg High School
1107 Hwy 16 South
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fredericksburg Independent School District
Alternative School
1110 South Adams
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fredericksburg Independent School District
St Mary'S Elementary School
202 S Orange St
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fredericksburg Christian School
1208 N Milam St
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ambleside School of Fredericksburg
106 S Edison St
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage School
310 Smokehouse Rd
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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