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ZIP Code 78834

Primary City:Carrizo Springs, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dimmit County
Timezone: Central (11:58am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.4, -99.9
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78834. 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 78834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78834, 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:
Carrizo Springs, TX
Acceptable:
Carrizo Spgs
Unacceptable:
Brundage

Stats and Demographics for the 78834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78834 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 78834 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78834 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,829
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,244
Median Home Value $56,000
Land Area 556.71 sq mi
Water Area 2.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,635
Median Household Income $42,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32135331733425919820621022728023923620913791935749
Female3243353323212102122442272602352452402651721061186899
Total645688649655469410450437487515484476474309197211125148

Gender

 Male 3,816 49%
 Female 4,013 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,902 88.2%
 Black Or African American 83 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.3%
 Asian 54 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 647 8.3%
 Two Or More Races 118 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3117228738945926219572
Renter9118014812793594426
Total12235243551655232123998

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,296 49%
 Single Guardian 711 27%
 Singles 542 21%
 Singles With Roommate 86 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,486 56%
 Households with Kids 1,149 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7261686670785576746869566262797672634455
Female5859697665735761795972617169657074724046
Total13012013714213515111213715312714111713313114414614613584101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78834 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78834 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78834 real estate data, the median home value of $56,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78834. Rentals in 78834 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,729 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 29 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 55 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 655 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,212 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 768 24%
 Households Vacant 609 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 12.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 26 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 159 26.1%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 329 54.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 3%
 1 Bedroom 196 23%
 2 Bedroom 201 23%
 3+ Bedroom 441 51%
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 $42,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78834 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. More commuters in 78834 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 2,122 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,657 29%
 No Earnings 1,878 33%
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 2,122 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,657 29%
 No Earnings 1,878 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,728 91%
 Public transportation 30 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 96 3%
 Worked at Home 134 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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 806 39%
 High School Graduate 987 48%
 Associate's degree 101 5%
 Bachelor's degree 82 4%
 Master's degree 67 3%
 Professional school degree 31 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,628 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 179 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78834

ZIP Code 78834 is in the Carrizo Springs Cisd School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78834.

Carrizo Springs J H
451 Hwy 85 East
Carrizo Springs, TX 78834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carrizo Springs Cisd School District
Carrizo Springs Int
452 Hwy 85 East
Carrizo Springs, TX 78834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carrizo Springs Cisd School District
Carrizo Springs Elementary
605 North 9th St
Carrizo Springs, TX 78834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carrizo Springs Cisd School District
Carrizo Springs High School
286 Fm 1557
Carrizo Springs, TX 78834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carrizo Springs Cisd School District

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