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ZIP Code 78840

Primary City:Del Rio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Val Verde County
Timezone: Central (4:39am)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.8, -100.9
ZIP (~42 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78840. 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 78840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78840, 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:
Del Rio, TX
Acceptable:
Laughlin A F B, Laughlin Afb

Stats and Demographics for the 78840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78840 is located in central 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 78840 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78840 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 48,149
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,118
Median Home Value $92,000
Land Area 951.46 sq mi
Water Area 42.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,465
Median Household Income $40,533

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0372,0812,1131,9101,8441,7151,5491,5231,5621,4561,3001,1091,099889691519371254
Female2,0201,9581,9221,8491,5431,6041,4431,6511,5121,4901,3491,3321,211942822603443433
Total4,0574,0394,0353,7593,3873,3192,9923,1743,0742,9462,6492,4412,3101,8311,5131,122814687

Gender

 Male 24,022 50%
 Female 24,127 50%
Gender

Race

 White 40,926 85.0%
 Black Or African American 699 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 232 0.5%
 Asian 233 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 43 0.1%
 Other Race 5,027 10.4%
 Two Or More Races 989 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1461,0171,9022,1062,0521,617988292
Renter6891,4291,044787577418289112
Total8352,4462,9462,8932,6292,0351,277404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,552 55%
 Single Guardian 3,298 21%
 Singles 3,107 20%
 Singles With Roommate 508 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,561 55%
 Households with Kids 6,904 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male440433364409449438399417378436417421422417377378393443319313
Female414398400436423376375409375391394403348386390412395350302292
Total854831764845872814774826753827811824770803767790788793621605

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78840 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78840 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 78840 real estate data, the median home value of $92,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78840. Rentals in 78840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,516 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,144 2.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 203 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 100 0.2%
 Other Noninstitutional 173 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,867 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5,253 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,345 30%
 Households Vacant 2,653 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 409 15.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 64 2.4%
 For Sale Only 183 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 62 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 832 31.4%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,097 41.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 188 4%
 1 Bedroom 799 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,936 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,058 41%
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 $40,533 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78840 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 78840 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 14,041 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,682 24%
 No Earnings 12,770 36%
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 14,041 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,682 24%
 No Earnings 12,770 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,608 90.7%
 Public transportation 69 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,130 5.8%
 Worked at Home 586 3.0%
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 4,384 31.1%
 High School Graduate 6,585 46.7%
 Associate's degree 799 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,832 13.0%
 Master's degree 376 2.7%
 Professional school degree 99 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 36 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,997 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 445 3.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,549 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78840

ZIP Code 78840 is in the Radiance Academy of Learning. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78840.

Radiance Academy of Learning (del Rio)
709 B Kings Way
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Radiance Academy of Learning
Premier High School of Del Rio
4300 Hwy 90 East
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Premier High School District
Garfield Elementary
300 West Martin
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Lamar Elementary
301 Waters Ave
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
San Felipe Memorial Middle School
1207 West Garza
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
North Heights Elementary
1100 Ave C
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Irene C Cardwell Elementary
400 Aguirre St
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Dr Fermin Calderon Elementary
1900 Hwy 90 East
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Buena Vista Elementary
100 Echo Vly Dr
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Ruben Chavira Elementary
2253 South Us Hwy 277
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Dr Lonnie Green Jr Elementary
905 Cantu Rd
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Del Rio High School
100 Memorial Dr
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Del Rio Freshman School
90 Memorial Dr
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Del Rio Middle School
720 East De La Rosa
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: San Felipe-Del Rio Cisd School District
Sacred Heart Catholic School
209 E Greenwood St
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St James Episcopal School
206 W Greenwood St
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Bible Way Christian Academy
409 E Cortinas St
Del Rio, TX 78840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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