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ZIP Code 78945

Primary City:La Grange, TX (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Central (5:12pm)
Coordinates:29.9, -96.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78945

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78945. 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 78945. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78945, 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:
La Grange, TX
Acceptable:
Winchester
Unacceptable:
Ammansville, Halsted, Holman, Mullins Prairie, Oquinn, Rabbs Prairie, Rutersville

Stats and Demographics for the 78945 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78945 is located in east Texas and covers a 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 78945 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 78945 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,494
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,374
Median Home Value $124,300
Land Area 252.12 sq mi
Water Area 3.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,261
Median Household Income $49,351

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male299330358329245278283273274423418401305271248152131119
Female281332328345243271257235283448389420304291248219201262
Total580662686674488549540508557871807821609562496371332381

Gender

 Male 5,137 49%
 Female 5,357 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,510 81.1%
 Black Or African American 820 7.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.7%
 Asian 39 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 866 8.3%
 Two Or More Races 176 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner33242379726688556405180
Renter85239183190143887153
Total118481562916831644476233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,372 56%
 Single Guardian 610 14%
 Singles 1,138 27%
 Singles With Roommate 141 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,975 70%
 Households with Kids 1,286 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5460625274537044895755777792785662815255
Female5364576063607373636469656466866780654750
Total10712411911213711314311715212112414214115816412314214699105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78945 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78945 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 78945 real estate data, the median home value of $124,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78945 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78945 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78945 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,300 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 20 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 151 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,457 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,752 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,052 20%
 Households Vacant 1,113 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 92 8.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.0%
 For Sale Only 72 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 550 49.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 365 32.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 4%
 1 Bedroom 94 9%
 2 Bedroom 540 49%
 3+ Bedroom 425 39%
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 $49,351 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78945 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 78945 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 3,488 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,574 19%
 No Earnings 3,222 39%
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 3,488 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,574 19%
 No Earnings 3,222 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,272 91.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 20 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 116 2.5%
 Worked at Home 273 5.8%
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 764 22.1%
 High School Graduate 1,868 54.1%
 Associate's degree 163 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 462 13.4%
 Master's degree 125 3.6%
 Professional school degree 47 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,910 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78945

ZIP Code 78945 is in the La Grange Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78945.

Hermes Elementary
631 East Milam St
La Grange, TX 78945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Grange Independent School District
La Grange Int
192 South Vail St
La Grange, TX 78945
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Grange Independent School District
La Grange High School
820 South Vail
La Grange, TX 78945
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Grange Independent School District
La Grange Middle School
650 East Travis
La Grange, TX 78945
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: La Grange Independent School District
Sacred Heart School
545 E Pearl St
La Grange, TX 78945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Remnant Academy
2010 Von Minden Rd
La Grange, TX 78945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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