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ZIP Code 78022

Primary City:George West, TX (View All Cities)
County: Live Oak County
Timezone: Central (3:34am)
Coordinates:28.3, -98.2
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78022

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78022. 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 78022. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78022, 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:
George West, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78022 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78022 is located in south 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 78022 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78022 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,627
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,254
Median Home Value $86,200
Land Area 439.19 sq mi
Water Area 1.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,730
Median Household Income $43,924

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5141125266
5-9157138295
10-14152189341
15-19164180344
20-24106115221
25-2991111202
30-34110119229
35-3995124219
40-44173125298
45-49184171355
50-54181181362
55-59149169318
60-64143155298
65-69146119265
70-7494116210
75-799183174
80-845070120
85 Plus3278110

Gender

 Male 2,259 49%
 Female 2,368 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,267 92.2%
 Black Or African American 36 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.5%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 227 4.9%
 Two Or More Races 66 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24182038
25-349570165
35-4417876254
45-5431172383
55-6430251353
65-7424938287
75-8416724191
85 Plus53659

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 970 56%
 Single Guardian 285 16%
 Singles 419 24%
 Singles With Roommate 56 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,152 67%
 Households with Kids 578 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1303363
2222345
3291645
4422971
5282654
6232245
7312556
8343973
9412667
10283058
11324274
12313162
13283765
14334982
15322860
16334376
17323668
18415192
19262248
20232548

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78022 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 78022 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 78022 real estate data, the median home value of $86,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78022. Rentals in 78022 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78022 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,482 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 46 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 98 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 567 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 806 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 357 16%
 Households Vacant 524 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 5.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.0%
 For Sale Only 21 4.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 264 50.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 203 38.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 16%
 1 Bedroom 10 4%
 2 Bedroom 74 28%
 3+ Bedroom 136 52%
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 $43,924 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78022 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78022 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 1,325 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 626 18%
 No Earnings 1,435 42%
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 1,325 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 626 18%
 No Earnings 1,435 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,547 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 5%
 Worked at Home 88 5%
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 270 20%
 High School Graduate 771 56%
 Associate's degree 57 4%
 Bachelor's degree 188 14%
 Master's degree 65 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 924 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 64 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78022

ZIP Code 78022 is in the George West Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78022.

George West Elementary
910 Houston St
George West, TX 78022
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: George West Independent School District
George West Pri
405 Travis St
George West, TX 78022
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: George West Independent School District
George West High School
1013 Houston St
George West, TX 78022
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: George West Independent School District
George West J H
900 Houston St
George West, TX 78022
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: George West Independent School District

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