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ZIP Code 78948

Primary City:Lincoln, TX (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (8:29am)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -97.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78948

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78948. 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 78948. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78948, 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:
Lincoln, TX
Unacceptable:
Doak Springs, Fedor, Loebau

Stats and Demographics for the 78948 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78948 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 78948 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78948 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 850
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 438
Median Home Value $145,100
Land Area 64.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 339
Median Household Income $63,029

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21222825151914262044343837302016126
Female19222831181818252238332434292418139
Total404456563337325142826762715944342515

Gender

 Male 427 50%
 Female 423 50%
Gender

Race

 White 644 75.8%
 Black Or African American 160 18.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner217446067543510
Renter3124119731
Total529487176613811

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 212 63%
 Single Guardian 32 9%
 Singles 78 23%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 240 71%
 Households with Kids 99 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male55333464557457369613
Female4443177255541138711413
Total9976411136101012816101113201026

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78948 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78948 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 78948 real estate data, the median home value of $145,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78948. Rentals in 78948 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78948 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 850 100%
 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 125 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 50 11%
 Households Vacant 99 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 48%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 12 20%
 3+ Bedroom 48 80%
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 $63,029 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78948 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 78948 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 301 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 14%
 No Earnings 308 43%
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 301 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 14%
 No Earnings 308 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 339 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2%
 Worked at Home 31 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 61 18%
 High School Graduate 228 68%
 Associate's degree 20 6%
 Bachelor's degree 11 3%
 Master's degree 16 5%
 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 28 20%
 Enrolled in Private School 103 73%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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