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ZIP Code 78374

Primary City:Portland, TX (View All Cities)
County: San Patricio County
Timezone: Central (3:49pm)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.91, -97.31
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78374

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78374. 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 78374. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78374, 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:
Portland, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78374 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78374 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 78374 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78374 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,620
Population Density 349 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,482
Median Home Value $139,000
Land Area 47.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,918
Median Household Income $66,236

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55865871,173
5-96906071,297
10-147056481,353
15-197546091,363
20-24482435917
25-295184911,009
30-345445671,111
35-395265881,114
40-445676211,188
45-496446881,332
50-545315611,092
55-595094921,001
60-64374397771
65-69257326583
70-74222216438
75-79169209378
80-84104157261
85 Plus72167239

Gender

 Male 8,254 50%
 Female 8,366 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,623 88.0%
 Black Or African American 260 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.6%
 Asian 235 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 973 5.9%
 Two Or More Races 400 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2439168207
25-344395641,003
35-447274921,219
45-549733181,291
55-648421871,029
65-7450782589
75-8433689425
85 Plus6788155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,544 60%
 Single Guardian 982 17%
 Singles 1,143 19%
 Singles With Roommate 249 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,409 58%
 Households with Kids 2,509 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1113108221
2119126245
3123117240
410299201
5146100246
6122121243
7141123264
8132123255
9149140289
10122132254
11133140273
12148103251
13158145303
14144128272
15160134294
16176131307
17154142296
18153103256
1911199210
2011087197

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78374 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78374 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 78374 real estate data, the median home value of $139,000 is slightly less than average 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 78374. Rentals in 78374 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78374 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,529 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 83 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,723 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,207 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,988 31%
 Households Vacant 564 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 263 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 133 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 251 12%
 1 Bedroom 399 19%
 2 Bedroom 525 25%
 3+ Bedroom 905 44%
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 $66,236 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78374 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 78374 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 5,475 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,984 25%
 No Earnings 3,652 30%
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 5,475 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,984 25%
 No Earnings 3,652 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,880 90.9%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 83 1.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 260 3.4%
 Worked at Home 344 4.5%
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 492 10.4%
 High School Graduate 2,356 50.0%
 Associate's degree 333 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,023 21.7%
 Master's degree 398 8.5%
 Professional school degree 78 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,376 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 376 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 480 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78374

ZIP Code 78374 is in the Gregory-Portland Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78374.

Clark Elementary
2250 Memorial Parkway
Portland, TX 78374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gregory-Portland Independent School District
East Cliff Elementary
200 Fulton St
Portland, TX 78374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gregory-Portland Independent School District
Gregory-Portland Int
4200 Wildcat Dr
Portland, TX 78374
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gregory-Portland Independent School District
Andrews Elementary
1100 Lang Rd
Portland, TX 78374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gregory-Portland Independent School District
Gregory-Portland High School
4601 Wildcat Dr
Portland, TX 78374
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gregory-Portland Independent School District
Gregory-Portland J H
4600 Wildcat Dr
Portland, TX 78374
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gregory-Portland Independent School District

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