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ZIP Code 78146

Post Office City:Pettus, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Bee County
Timezone: Central (7:13am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.62, -97.81
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78146

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Primary/preferred city:
Pettus, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78146 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78146 is located in southeast 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 78146 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78146 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 771
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 305
Median Home Value $80,700
Land Area 38.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 261
Median Household Income $59,205

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5252954
5-9233659
10-14503585
15-19493281
20-24122133
25-29192746
30-34121931
35-39101222
40-44212041
45-49252449
50-54243155
55-59252853
60-64222648
65-69131831
70-74101020
75-79111526
80-8471421
85 Plus9716

Gender

 Male 367 48%
 Female 404 52%
Gender

Race

 White 643 83.4%
 Black Or African American 6 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 1.9%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 89 11.5%
 Two Or More Races 17 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24336
25-34102939
35-44181533
45-54361450
55-6448654
65-7428432
75-8430333
85 Plus14014

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 153 59%
 Single Guardian 41 16%
 Singles 61 23%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 175 67%
 Households with Kids 86 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1538
2358
34812
410616
57411
64711
731013
83811
96713
1014418
1161218
124610
1316521
1410818
159817
1620727
1710515
18639
194913
20235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78146 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78146 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1940s. Looking at 78146 real estate data, the median home value of $80,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78146 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78146 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78146 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 694 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 64 8%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 71 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 116 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 24%
 Households Vacant 44 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 7%
 3+ Bedroom 39 93%
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 $59,205 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78146 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. However, that is not the case in 78146. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 335 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 133 20%
 No Earnings 208 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 335 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 133 20%
 No Earnings 208 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 351 88%
 Public transportation 9 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 7%
 Worked at Home 10 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

For more information, see Pettus, TX public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 130 25%
 High School Graduate 315 61%
 Associate's degree 18 4%
 Bachelor's degree 43 8%
 Master's degree 7 1%
 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 178 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78146

ZIP Code 78146 is in the Pettus Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78146.

Pettus Secondary
500 N May
Pettus, TX 78146
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pettus Independent School District
Pettus Elementary
500 N Bee St
Pettus, TX 78146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pettus Independent School District

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