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ZIP Code 78943

Primary City:Glidden, TX (View All Cities)
County: Colorado County
Timezone: Central (1:48pm)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.70, -96.60
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78943

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78943. 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 78943. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78943, 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:
Glidden, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78943 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78943 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less 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 78943 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 78943 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 352
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 145
Median Home Value $72,300
Land Area 5.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 118
Median Household Income $45,598

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12162111610151211101912455422
Female171691513148142161314835233
Total29323026192423261326322612810655

Gender

 Male 177 50%
 Female 175 50%
Gender

Race

 White 169 48%
 Black Or African American 85 24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 1%
 Asian 3 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 90 26%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01312251711103
Renter38661201
Total32118311813104

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 68 58%
 Single Guardian 24 20%
 Singles 22 19%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 64 54%
 Households with Kids 54 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22212264264542322311
Female25426132411214271232
Total47638396675756593543

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78943 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78943 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1940s. Looking at 78943 real estate data, the median home value of $72,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 78943 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78943 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 352 100%
 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 45 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 46 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 19%
 Households Vacant 27 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 45%
 3+ Bedroom 11 55%
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 $45,598 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78943 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 78943 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 85 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 20%
 No Earnings 88 41%
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 85 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 20%
 No Earnings 88 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 127 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 13%
 High School Graduate 65 87%
 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

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 44 52%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 48%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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