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ZIP Code 78871

Primary City:Langtry, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Val Verde County
Timezone: Central (12:48pm)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.807, -101.562
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78871

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78871. 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 78871. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78871, 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:
Langtry, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78871 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78871 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 78871 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78871 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 95
Land Area 432.77 sq mi
Water Area 2.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 58Male Median Age: 58Female Median Age: 62

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


 Male 29 64%
 Female 16 36%


 White 36 80%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 9 20%
 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 10 38%
 Single Guardian 3 12%
 Singles 12 46%
 Singles With Roommate 1 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 25 96%
 Households with Kids 1 4%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78871 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 78871 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45 100%
 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 2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 20 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 4 4%
 Households Vacant 69 73%
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 50 72%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 78871 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 78871 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 11 61%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 11 61%
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 7 100%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78871 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 4 100%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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