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ZIP Code 78343

Primary City:Bishop, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (11:57am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.7, -97.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78343

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78343. 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 78343. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78343, 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:
Bishop, TX
Unacceptable:
Palo Alto

Stats and Demographics for the 78343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78343 is located in southeast Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 78343 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78343 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,525
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,851
Median Home Value $70,200
Land Area 165.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,579
Median Household Income $42,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5166147313
5-9150156306
10-14180169349
15-19190179369
20-24161131292
25-29114118232
30-34101130231
35-39142143285
40-44151141292
45-49141175316
50-54172163335
55-59137129266
60-64134137271
65-6911298210
70-745286138
75-796176137
80-84386098
85 Plus374885

Gender

 Male 2,239 49%
 Female 2,286 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,867 85.5%
 Black Or African American 79 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.7%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 434 9.6%
 Two Or More Races 99 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2492736
25-349766163
35-4420473277
45-5428966355
55-6425139290
65-7420029229
75-8413427161
85 Plus60868

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 837 53%
 Single Guardian 352 22%
 Singles 337 21%
 Singles With Roommate 53 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 975 62%
 Households with Kids 604 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1362662
2323466
3282553
4352964
5302858
6203353
7383270
8342357
9284068
10323466
11313364
12393271
13373471
14413677
15303868
16504191
17433982
18343872
19332356
20373168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78343 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78343 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 78343 real estate data, the median home value of $70,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78343. Rentals in 78343 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,525 100%
 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 571 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 673 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 335 18%
 Households Vacant 272 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 36 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 84 25%
 2 Bedroom 144 43%
 3+ Bedroom 105 31%
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 $42,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78343 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78343 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 78343 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 1,404 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 20%
 No Earnings 1,360 40%
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 1,404 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 20%
 No Earnings 1,360 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,558 92.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 1.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 92 5.5%
 Worked at Home 10 0.6%
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 408 27.0%
 High School Graduate 870 57.5%
 Associate's degree 88 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 131 8.7%
 Master's degree 8 0.5%
 Professional school degree 7 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 640 71.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 109 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 16.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78343

ZIP Code 78343 is in the Bishop Cisd School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78343.

Nueces County J J a E P
719 East Sixth St
Bishop, TX 78343
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bishop Cisd School District
Bishop Elementary
200 South Fir
Bishop, TX 78343
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bishop Cisd School District
Bishop Primary
705 West Main St
Bishop, TX 78343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bishop Cisd School District
Bishop High School
100 Badger Ln
Bishop, TX 78343
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bishop Cisd School District
Lillion E Luehrs J H
717 East Sixth St
Bishop, TX 78343
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bishop Cisd School District
St Paul Lutheran School
801 E Main St
Bishop, TX 78343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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