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ZIP Code 78836

Primary City:Catarina, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Dimmit County
Timezone: Central (2:43pm)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.36, -99.56
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78836

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78836. 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 78836. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78836, 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:
Catarina, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78836 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78836 is located in south Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 78836 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78836 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 128
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 84
Land Area 212.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 54

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male152281273244836321
Female326421314257561552
Total478610258749111397873

Gender

 Male 64 50%
 Female 64 50%
Gender

Race

 White 115 89.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 9.4%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136513983
Renter10111020
Total2376149103

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 27 50%
 Single Guardian 8 15%
 Singles 16 30%
 Singles With Roommate 3 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 41 76%
 Households with Kids 13 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01000020301100011001
Female00210020041001102101
Total01210040342101113102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78836 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78836 were primarily built in the 2000s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 128 100%
 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 8 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 40 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 7%
 Households Vacant 30 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 78836 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 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 78836 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 8 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 8 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 0 0%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 12 100%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78836 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 8 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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