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ZIP Code 78832

Primary City:Brackettville, TX (View All Cities)
County: Kinney County
Timezone: Central (2:12am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.4, -100.5
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78832

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78832. 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 78832. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78832, 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:
Brackettville, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78832 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78832 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 78832 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78832 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,598
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,932
Median Home Value $65,800
Land Area 1,084.77 sq mi
Water Area 3.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,350
Median Household Income $33,257

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male94921181201441161091331311111251091301091021027733
Female9671104110616462837893122125123121124956942
Total19016322223020518017121620920424723425323022619714675

Gender

 Male 1,955 54%
 Female 1,643 46%
Gender

Race

 White 3,187 88.6%
 Black Or African American 53 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.7%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 248 6.9%
 Two Or More Races 74 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner124611518121623520444
Renter2035455652403712
Total328116023726827524156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 790 59%
 Single Guardian 137 10%
 Singles 382 28%
 Singles With Roommate 41 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 999 74%
 Households with Kids 351 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2320132211251916211421243227212731261528
Female1410232214102213121913262026192625261421
Total3730364425354129333334505253405356522949

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78832 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78832 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 78832 real estate data, the median home value of $65,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78832 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78832 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78832 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,266 91%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 332 9%
 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 330 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 723 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 297 15%
 Households Vacant 582 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 9.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 38 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 272 46.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 194 33.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 63 29%
 2 Bedroom 87 40%
 3+ Bedroom 62 29%
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 $33,257 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78832 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. 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 78832 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 758 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 608 21%
 No Earnings 1,490 52%
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 758 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 608 21%
 No Earnings 1,490 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 981 84.6%
 Public transportation 7 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 82 7.1%
 Worked at Home 90 7.8%
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 449 33.4%
 High School Graduate 637 47.4%
 Associate's degree 102 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 148 11.0%
 Master's degree 1 0.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 535 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 17.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78832

ZIP Code 78832 is in the Brackett Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78832.

Jones Elementary/Intermediate School
400 Ann St
Brackettville, TX 78832
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brackett Independent School District
Brackett J H
400 Ann St
Brackettville, TX 78832
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brackett Independent School District
Brackett High School
400 Ann St
Brackettville, TX 78832
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brackett Independent School District

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