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ZIP Code 78631

Primary City:Harper, TX (View All Cities)
County: Gillespie County
Timezone: Central (3:50am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -99.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78631

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78631. 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 78631. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78631, 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:
Harper, TX
Unacceptable:
Knoxville, Noxville

Stats and Demographics for the 78631 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78631 is located in central Texas and covers a 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 78631 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78631 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,395
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,351
Median Home Value $120,000
Land Area 325.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 982
Median Household Income $43,340

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male60748283393756607110377911049371411717
Female5368977435315560731031021101187761393528
Total1131421791577468111120144206179201222170132805245

Gender

 Male 1,176 49%
 Female 1,219 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,213 92.4%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.8%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 116 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 35 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6461171662131847727
Renter63027391514105
Total12761442052281988732

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 613 62%
 Single Guardian 120 12%
 Singles 221 23%
 Singles With Roommate 28 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 685 70%
 Households with Kids 297 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1115121417151517109182019162915181567
Female811201016914171211172422231918201435
Total192632243324293422203544413948333829912

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78631 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78631 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78631 real estate data, the median home value of $120,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78631 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78631 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78631 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,395 100%
 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 425 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 411 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 146 11%
 Households Vacant 369 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 19 5.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 136 36.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 51.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 31 19%
 2 Bedroom 93 56%
 3+ Bedroom 42 25%
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 $43,340 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78631 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 78631. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 746 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 555 28%
 No Earnings 674 34%
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 746 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 555 28%
 No Earnings 674 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,055 95.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 2.7%
 Worked at Home 21 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 78 8.6%
 High School Graduate 600 66.0%
 Associate's degree 52 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 78 8.6%
 Master's degree 97 10.7%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 206 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78631

ZIP Code 78631 is in the Harper Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78631.

Harper Elementary
250 North School St
Harper, TX 78631
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harper Independent School District
Harper Middle School
23122 West Hwy 290
Harper, TX 78631
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harper Independent School District
Harper High School
23122 West Hwy 290
Harper, TX 78631
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harper Independent School District

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