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ZIP Code 78851

Primary City:Dryden, TX (View All Cities)
County: Terrell County
Timezone: Central (9:09am)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.2, -102.1
ZIP (~35 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78851

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78851. 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 78851. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78851, 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:
Dryden, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78851 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78851 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 78851 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 78851 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 31
Land Area 445.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

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


 Male 9 39%
 Female 14 61%


 White 16 70%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 9%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 5 22%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4 44%
 Single Guardian 3 33%
 Singles 2 22%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7 78%
 Households with Kids 2 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78851 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 78851 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Rentals in 78851 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78851 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23 100%
 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 2 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1 3%
 Households Vacant 22 71%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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

ZIP 78851 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 78851 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 15 63%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 15 63%
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 9 100%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4 44%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 5 56%
 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 11 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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