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ZIP Code 78656

Primary City:Maxwell, TX (View All Cities)
County: Caldwell County
Timezone: Central (12:37pm)
Coordinates:29.90, -97.81
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78656

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78656. 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 78656. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78656, 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:
Maxwell, TX
Unacceptable:
Reedville

Stats and Demographics for the 78656 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78656 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 78656 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78656 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,271
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 833
Median Home Value $82,400
Land Area 21.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 747
Median Household Income $43,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male899710510884608785789580684628241483
Female958878848063778067849154573330221316
Total1841851831921641231641651451791711221036154362119

Gender

 Male 1,159 51%
 Female 1,112 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,629 71.7%
 Black Or African American 46 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.7%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 493 21.7%
 Two Or More Races 82 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner175092132107573412
Renter2660595627963
Total43110151188134664015

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 362 48%
 Single Guardian 180 24%
 Singles 155 21%
 Singles With Roommate 50 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 423 57%
 Households with Kids 324 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2315172026141719212421222216251926221621
Female1921201716191618192116141017121719171912
Total4236373742333337404537363233373645393533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78656 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78656 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 78656 real estate data, the median home value of $82,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78656 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78656 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78656 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,234 98%
 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 37 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 277 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 224 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 246 30%
 Households Vacant 86 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 8 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 13%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 162 87%
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 $43,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78656 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 78656. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 501 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 475 29%
 No Earnings 649 40%
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 501 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 475 29%
 No Earnings 649 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 787 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 12 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 50 6%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 127 19%
 High School Graduate 496 74%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 49 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 425 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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