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ZIP Code 78357

Primary City:Freer, TX (View All Cities)
County: Duval County
Timezone: Central (1:21am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.8, -98.6
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78357

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78357. 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 78357. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78357, 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:
Freer, TX
Unacceptable:
Seven Sisters

Stats and Demographics for the 78357 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78357 is located in south Texas and covers a 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 78357 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 78357 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,161
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,478
Median Home Value $58,700
Land Area 305.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,126
Median Household Income $51,051

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5122128250
5-9139120259
10-14112158270
15-19132120252
20-249886184
25-298887175
30-3410389192
35-399083173
40-447997176
45-49121121242
50-5410999208
55-599670166
60-647189160
65-698282164
70-745863121
75-79394988
80-84222648
85 Plus92433

Gender

 Male 1,570 50%
 Female 1,591 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,807 88.8%
 Black Or African American 16 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.4%
 Asian 13 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 254 8.0%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24153853
25-348754141
35-4412659185
45-5419837235
55-6417432206
65-7415529184
75-84841599
85 Plus21223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 572 51%
 Single Guardian 258 23%
 Singles 260 23%
 Singles With Roommate 36 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 681 60%
 Households with Kids 445 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1293160
2212344
3291847
4182543
5312354
6343064
7312455
8252651
9181735
10313667
11192746
12172946
13252348
14204363
15311748
16252954
17232346
18272249
19262955
20241943

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78357 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78357 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 78357 real estate data, the median home value of $58,700 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 78357. Rentals in 78357 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78357 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,159 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 297 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 563 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 266 18%
 Households Vacant 352 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 9.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 5 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 102 29.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 58.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 5%
 1 Bedroom 21 10%
 2 Bedroom 52 25%
 3+ Bedroom 125 60%
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 $51,051 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78357 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 78357 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 915 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 531 24%
 No Earnings 733 34%
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 915 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 531 24%
 No Earnings 733 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,218 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 4%
 Worked at Home 55 4%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 265 31%
 High School Graduate 481 56%
 Associate's degree 61 7%
 Bachelor's degree 57 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 760 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78357

ZIP Code 78357 is in the Freer Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78357.

Norman M Thomas Elementary
1404 South Norton
Freer, TX 78357
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freer Independent School District
Freer J H
615 South Norton
Freer, TX 78357
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Freer Independent School District
Freer High School
905 South Norton
Freer, TX 78357
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Freer Independent School District

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