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ZIP Code 78371

Primary City:Oilton, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Webb County
Timezone: Central (12:11pm)
Coordinates:27.5, -99.0
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78371

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78371. 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 78371. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78371, 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:
Oilton, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78371 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78371 is located in south 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 78371 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 an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78371 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 404
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 254
Median Home Value $63,500
Land Area 215.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 126
Median Household Income $50,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

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


 Male 196 49%
 Female 208 51%


 White 339 83.9%
 Black Or African American 5 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 55 13.6%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 74 59%
 Single Guardian 31 25%
 Singles 19 15%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 63 50%
 Households with Kids 63 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78371 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 78371 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 78371 real estate data, the median home value of $63,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78371 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78371 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78371 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 404 100%
 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 23 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 9%
 Households Vacant 128 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 4 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 31.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 62.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 6 100%
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 $50,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78371 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, 78371 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 78371 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 90 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 16%
 No Earnings 161 54%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 90 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 16%
 No Earnings 161 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 125 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 5%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 60 50%
 High School Graduate 59 50%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 72 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78371

ZIP Code 78371 is in the Webb Cisd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78371.

Oilton Elementary
301 Despain St
Oilton, TX 78371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Webb Cisd School District

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