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ZIP Code 78655

Primary City:Martindale, TX (View All Cities)
County: Caldwell County
Timezone: Central (1:01am)
Coordinates:29.80, -97.84
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78655

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78655. 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 78655. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78655, 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:
Martindale, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78655 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78655 is located in east 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 78655 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78655 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,739
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,100
Median Home Value $120,500
Land Area 35.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 989
Median Household Income $46,823

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male951029910771887710110495107107924338181811
Female10597898272104771008210999106735452272018
Total2001991881891431921542011862042062131659790453829

Gender

 Male 1,373 50%
 Female 1,366 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,101 76.7%
 Black Or African American 52 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.9%
 Asian 12 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 474 17.3%
 Two Or More Races 76 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner556128156191964716
Renter26796868251693
Total311351962242161125619

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 548 55%
 Single Guardian 186 19%
 Singles 217 22%
 Singles With Roommate 38 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 618 62%
 Households with Kids 371 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1322212220281521181930191714242525151812
Female2124162614161425282122131914161118152215
Total3446374834442946464052323628403643304027

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78655 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78655 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78655 real estate data, the median home value of $120,500 is slightly less 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 78655. Rentals in 78655 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78655 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,739 100%
 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 372 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 323 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 294 27%
 Households Vacant 111 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 17%
 2 Bedroom 105 37%
 3+ Bedroom 129 46%
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 $46,823 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78655 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78655 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,151 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 640 22%
 No Earnings 1,163 39%
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 1,151 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 640 22%
 No Earnings 1,163 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,366 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 2%
 Worked at Home 64 4%
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 226 22%
 High School Graduate 572 56%
 Associate's degree 64 6%
 Bachelor's degree 96 9%
 Master's degree 43 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 12 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 886 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 107 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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