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ZIP Code 78880

Primary City:Rocksprings, TX (View All Cities)
County: Edwards County
Timezone: Central (11:24am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.0, -100.2
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78880

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78880. 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 78880. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78880, 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:
Rocksprings, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78880 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78880 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 78880 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78880 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,682
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,304
Median Home Value $65,100
Land Area 1,708.12 sq mi
Water Area 1.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 690
Median Household Income $47,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male527652554535373636635878745940312413
Female514541484240373748735570596438331522
Total10312193103877574738413611314813312378643935

Gender

 Male 864 51%
 Female 818 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,436 85.4%
 Black Or African American 11 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.2%
 Asian 7 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 191 11.4%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner536521111381147425
Renter13222131261543
Total1858731421641297828

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 388 56%
 Single Guardian 93 13%
 Singles 192 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 482 70%
 Households with Kids 208 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male105131516151121135119918981514910
Female1378111151595969512108129911
Total2312212627202630181417181430191627231821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78880 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 78880 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 78880 real estate data, the median home value of $65,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78880 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78880 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78880 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,677 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 184 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 371 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 135 10%
 Households Vacant 614 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.8%
 For Sale Only 17 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 477 77.7%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 14.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 6%
 2 Bedroom 21 31%
 3+ Bedroom 43 63%
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 $47,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78880 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 78880 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78880 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78880 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 590 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 24%
 No Earnings 552 37%
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 590 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 24%
 No Earnings 552 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 654 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 11%
 Worked at Home 91 11%
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 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 231 37.2%
 High School Graduate 200 32.2%
 Associate's degree 39 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 131 21.1%
 Master's degree 16 2.6%
 Professional school degree 4 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 270 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78880

ZIP Code 78880 is in the Rocksprings Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78880.

Rocksprings High School
201 North Hwy 377
Rocksprings, TX 78880
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rocksprings Independent School District
Rocksprings Elementary
201 North Hwy 377
Rocksprings, TX 78880
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rocksprings Independent School District

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