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ZIP Code 78802

Primary City:Uvalde, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Uvalde County
Timezone: Central (2:08am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.4, -99.8
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78802. 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 78802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78802, 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:
Uvalde, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78802 is located in south 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 78802 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 slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78802 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 242
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 92
Median Home Value $86,100
Land Area 12.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 74
Median Household Income $51,944

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

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


 Male 116 48%
 Female 126 52%


 White 172 71.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 66 27.3%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.4%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 46 62%
 Single Guardian 17 23%
 Singles 11 15%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 34 46%
 Households with Kids 40 54%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78802 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78802 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78802 real estate data, the median home value of $86,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 78802 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 242 100%
 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 17 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 17%
 Households Vacant 18 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 60 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $51,944 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. A higher percentage of people in 78802 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 78802 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 434 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 115 14%
 No Earnings 293 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 434 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 115 14%
 No Earnings 293 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 401 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 79 16%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 131 32.5%
 High School Graduate 269 66.7%
 Associate's degree 0 0.0%
 Bachelor's degree 3 0.7%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 225 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78802

ZIP Code 78802 is in the Gabriel Tafolla Academy. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78802.

Gabriel Tafolla Academy
400 North Getty
Uvalde, TX 78802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gabriel Tafolla Academy

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