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ZIP Code 78373

Primary City:Port Aransas, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (2:48am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.8, -97.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78373

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78373. 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 78373. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78373, 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:
Port Aransas, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78373 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78373 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 78373 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78373 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,585
Population Density 215 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,350
Median Home Value $270,300
Land Area 16.64 sq mi
Water Area 20.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,692
Median Household Income $42,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55645101
5-910068168
10-149689185
15-1910088188
20-248782169
25-299975174
30-346857125
35-398287169
40-4497114211
45-49147150297
50-54171193364
55-59173202375
60-64200158358
65-69146126272
70-74100101201
75-795857115
80-84313465
85 Plus222648

Gender

 Male 1,833 51%
 Female 1,752 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,376 94.2%
 Black Or African American 13 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.9%
 Asian 46 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 42 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 72 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2454954
25-344885133
35-4495115210
45-54249150399
55-6435383436
65-7424849297
75-8411314127
85 Plus29736

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 810 48%
 Single Guardian 196 12%
 Singles 557 33%
 Singles With Roommate 129 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,354 80%
 Households with Kids 338 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101121
28715
3151126
4101020
5131124
6231336
7211132
8201434
9231942
1018826
11231942
12141428
13192039
14222850
15222143
16201434
17262349
18181735
19141327
20201535

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78373 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 78373 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 78373 real estate data, the median home value of $270,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78373. Rentals in 78373 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78373 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,584 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 578 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 562 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 552 13%
 Households Vacant 2,658 61%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 546 20.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.2%
 For Sale Only 80 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,969 74.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 1.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 143 19%
 1 Bedroom 161 22%
 2 Bedroom 235 32%
 3+ Bedroom 203 27%
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 $42,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78373 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 78373 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78373 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 78373 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 1,198 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 935 29%
 No Earnings 1,137 35%
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 1,198 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 935 29%
 No Earnings 1,137 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,282 70%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 317 17%
 Worked at Home 225 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 96 7%
 High School Graduate 660 47%
 Associate's degree 43 3%
 Bachelor's degree 353 25%
 Master's degree 163 12%
 Professional school degree 16 1%
 Doctorate degree 61 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 489 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78373

ZIP Code 78373 is in the Port Aransas Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78373.

Nueces County J J a E P
100 Sta St
Port Aransas, TX 78373
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Port Aransas Independent School District
Olsen Elementary
100 Sta St
Port Aransas, TX 78373
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Port Aransas Independent School District
Brundrett Middle School
100 Sta St
Port Aransas, TX 78373
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Port Aransas Independent School District
Port Aransas High School
100 Station St
Port Aransas, TX 78373
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Port Aransas Independent School District

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