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ZIP Code 78638

Primary City:Kingsbury, TX (View All Cities)
County: Guadalupe County
Timezone: Central (8:42am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.7, -97.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78638. 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 78638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78638, 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:
Kingsbury, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78638 is located in east 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 78638 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 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 78638 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,005
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 923
Median Home Value $109,700
Land Area 114.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 780
Median Household Income $44,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male517852644263495452721099475633338208
Female585656513855475465959485825243341211
Total109134108115801189610811716720317915711576723219

Gender

 Male 1,017 51%
 Female 988 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,796 89.6%
 Black Or African American 26 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.6%
 Asian 12 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 121 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner448801651661006611
Renter1532212628972
Total19801011911941097313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 478 61%
 Single Guardian 105 13%
 Singles 158 20%
 Singles With Roommate 39 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 548 70%
 Households with Kids 232 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male610141518211610131091414518131211107
Female11813141281510119121210131211710114
Total1718272930293120241921262418302419212111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78638 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78638 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 78638 real estate data, the median home value of $109,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78638. Rentals in 78638 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,005 100%
 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 315 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 325 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 140 15%
 Households Vacant 143 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 8 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 5%
 1 Bedroom 22 10%
 2 Bedroom 146 66%
 3+ Bedroom 42 19%
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 $44,708 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78638 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78638 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 78638 can expect to fall in that range. 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 641 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 607 32%
 No Earnings 652 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 641 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 607 32%
 No Earnings 652 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 835 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 10 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 5%
 Worked at Home 126 12%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 213 22%
 High School Graduate 575 60%
 Associate's degree 47 5%
 Bachelor's degree 104 11%
 Master's degree 18 2%
 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 345 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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