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ZIP Code 78954

Primary City:Round Top, TX (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Central (2:43pm)
Coordinates:30.0, -96.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78954

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78954. 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 78954. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78954, 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:
Round Top, TX
Unacceptable:
Walhalla

Stats and Demographics for the 78954 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78954 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 78954 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78954 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,071
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 908
Median Home Value $197,100
Land Area 75.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 500
Median Household Income $55,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16322921101319271733514361594528913
Female192534281217112122444247655730301823
Total35576349223030483977939012611675582736

Gender

 Male 526 49%
 Female 545 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,021 95.3%
 Black Or African American 34 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21434821061085126
Renter3121412111474
Total52648941171225830

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 291 58%
 Single Guardian 31 6%
 Singles 164 33%
 Singles With Roommate 14 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 402 80%
 Households with Kids 98 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male0334116726355883102332
Female1824668324116764313441
Total111581712155871611151471315773

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78954 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78954 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 78954 real estate data, the median home value of $197,100 is slightly higher 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 78954. Rentals in 78954 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78954 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,071 100%
 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 155 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 268 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 8%
 Households Vacant 408 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 2.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 15 3.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 321 78.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 14.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 41%
 1 Bedroom 4 7%
 2 Bedroom 8 14%
 3+ Bedroom 23 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 $55,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78954 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 78954 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 78954 can expect to fall in that range. 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 343 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 224 24%
 No Earnings 359 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 343 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 224 24%
 No Earnings 359 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 389 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 10%
 Worked at Home 27 6%
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. 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 52 13.2%
 High School Graduate 215 54.4%
 Associate's degree 12 3.0%
 Bachelor's degree 92 23.3%
 Master's degree 15 3.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 7 1.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 229 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78954

ZIP Code 78954 is in the Round Top-Carmine Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78954.

Round Top-Carmine Elementary
608 North Washington
Round Top, TX 78954
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Round Top-Carmine Independent School District

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