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ZIP Code 78390

Primary City:Taft, TX (View All Cities)
County: San Patricio County
Timezone: Central (2:42pm)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.0, -97.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78390

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78390. 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 78390. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78390, 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:
Taft, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78390 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78390 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 78390 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 78390 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,616
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,235
Median Home Value $67,700
Land Area 170.72 sq mi
Water Area 5.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,877
Median Household Income $41,149

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5222230452
5-9235210445
10-14239223462
15-19289215504
20-24139166305
25-29142169311
30-34161154315
35-39143158301
40-44144159303
45-49191169360
50-54206208414
55-59168173341
60-64164150314
65-69122135257
70-7476110186
75-797873151
80-843869107
85 Plus385088

Gender

 Male 2,795 50%
 Female 2,821 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,536 80.8%
 Black Or African American 103 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.6%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.2%
 Other Race 781 13.9%
 Two Or More Races 146 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24125668
25-3496120216
35-4418698284
45-54308101409
55-6429384377
65-7421949268
75-8416322185
85 Plus571370

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 968 52%
 Single Guardian 435 23%
 Singles 402 21%
 Singles With Roommate 72 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,124 60%
 Households with Kids 753 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14754101
2464389
3434285
4384886
5464692
6425193
7373875
8564197
9543488
10564096
11415798
12424183
13503888
14504797
15534396
167945124
175656112
18524294
19492978
20423375

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78390 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78390 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 78390 real estate data, the median home value of $67,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78390 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78390 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78390 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,553 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 63 1%
 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 552 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 782 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 543 24%
 Households Vacant 358 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 22 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 13%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 213 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 4%
 1 Bedroom 60 11%
 2 Bedroom 150 28%
 3+ Bedroom 313 58%
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 $41,149 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78390 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78390 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,786 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 996 23%
 No Earnings 1,466 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 1,786 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 996 23%
 No Earnings 1,466 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,185 91.7%
 Public transportation 18 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 4.5%
 Worked at Home 72 3.0%
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. 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 522 31.6%
 High School Graduate 907 55.0%
 Associate's degree 101 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 94 5.7%
 Master's degree 10 0.6%
 Professional school degree 16 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,350 88.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 126 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78390

ZIP Code 78390 is in the Taft Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78390.

Taft J H
727 McIntyre Ave
Taft, TX 78390
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Taft Independent School District
Woodroe Petty Elementary
1150 Gregory St
Taft, TX 78390
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taft Independent School District
Shoreline Academy
1220 Gregory St
Taft, TX 78390
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Erath Excels Academy Inc
Taft High School
502 Rincon Rd
Taft, TX 78390
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Taft Independent School District

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