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ZIP Code 78404

Post Office City:Corpus Christi, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (12:14am)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.77, -97.40
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78404

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 78404. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 78404 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Corpus Christi, TX
Acceptable:
Crp Christi
Unacceptable:
Cc

Stats and Demographics for the 78404 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78404 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78404 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 families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78404 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,236
Population Density 5,548 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,842
Median Home Value $91,100
Land Area 3.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,766
Median Household Income $38,862

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55975461,143
5-95925571,149
10-145265751,101
15-196025261,128
20-245925411,133
25-296286561,284
30-345675251,092
35-395855051,090
40-445335181,051
45-495966271,223
50-546526541,306
55-595606101,170
60-64508478986
65-69284358642
70-74235318553
75-79199295494
80-84131250381
85 Plus87223310

Gender

 Male 8,474 49%
 Female 8,762 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,533 84.3%
 Black Or African American 394 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.7%
 Asian 111 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 1,690 9.8%
 Two Or More Races 379 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2429293322
25-343207631,083
35-444806181,098
45-547566861,442
55-648244771,301
65-74568198766
75-84459111570
85 Plus15232184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,478 37%
 Single Guardian 1,622 24%
 Singles 2,183 32%
 Singles With Roommate 483 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,656 69%
 Households with Kids 2,110 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1139107246
211191202
3112117229
4122119241
5115113228
6123105228
7121113234
8110101211
9123125248
10112111223
11117109226
12107123230
1398114212
1492118210
15127108235
16136113249
17142108250
189989188
1998108206
2097100197

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78404 has a slightly less than average 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 78404 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 78404 real estate data, the median home value of $91,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78404. Rentals in 78404 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78404 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,832 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 227 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 177 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,975 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,613 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,178 41%
 Households Vacant 1,076 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 455 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 116 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 395 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 177 6%
 1 Bedroom 695 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,337 46%
 3+ Bedroom 717 25%
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 $38,862 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78404 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 78404 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 4,798 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,121 25%
 No Earnings 4,516 36%
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 4,798 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,121 25%
 No Earnings 4,516 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,839 86%
 Public transportation 136 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 60 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 344 5%
 Worked at Home 387 6%
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 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 2,527 24%
 High School Graduate 4,943 46%
 Associate's degree 782 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,398 13%
 Master's degree 631 6%
 Professional school degree 357 3%
 Doctorate degree 104 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,281 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 449 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78404

ZIP Code 78404 is in the following school districts: Corpus Christi Independent School District and Private. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78404.

Allen Elementary
1414 18th St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Wynn Seale Metropolitan School of Design
1707 Ayers
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Menger Elementary
2401 South Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Collegiate High School
101 Baldwin Coles Building
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Incarnate Word Academy High School
2910 S Alameda St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
First Baptist School
3115 Ocean Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Incarnate Word Academy-Elementary Level
450 Chamberlain St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Incarnate Word Academy Middle Level
2917 Austin St
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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