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ZIP Code 78829

Primary City:Batesville, TX (View All Cities)
County: Zavala County
Timezone: Central (2:21pm)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.9, -99.8
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78829

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78829. 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 78829. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78829, 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:
Batesville, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78829 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78829 is located in south Texas and covers an extremely 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 78829 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78829 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,207
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 523
Median Home Value $46,300
Land Area 521.15 sq mi
Water Area 1.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 382
Median Household Income $20,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male496749612923313739414942311716895
Female4940575223364136404139453526151577
Total981071061135259727379828887664331231612

Gender

 Male 603 50%
 Female 604 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,032 85.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 150 12.4%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner321576765402811
Renter5201316221121
Total841708387513012

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 200 52%
 Single Guardian 110 29%
 Singles 65 17%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 209 55%
 Households with Kids 173 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111188141412121558168121041712186
Female91051112757910147121468141688
Total2021131926211719241522232026161231282614

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78829 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78829 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 78829 real estate data, the median home value of $46,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78829 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78829 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78829 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,207 100%
 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 40 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 252 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 90 17%
 Households Vacant 141 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 4 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 36.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 55.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 24%
 1 Bedroom 47 39%
 2 Bedroom 39 33%
 3+ Bedroom 5 4%
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 $20,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78829 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78829 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. More commuters in 78829 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 212 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 350 37%
 No Earnings 395 41%
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 212 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 350 37%
 No Earnings 395 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 299 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 4%
 Worked at Home 43 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. 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 139 51%
 High School Graduate 123 45%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 11 4%
 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 165 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78829

ZIP Code 78829 is in the Uvalde Cisd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78829.

Batesville School
496 Garden St
Batesville, TX 78829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uvalde Cisd School District

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