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ZIP Code 78405

Primary City:Corpus Christi, TX (View All Cities)
County: Nueces County
Timezone: Central (1:17pm)
Area code: 361 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.77, -97.45
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78405

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78405. 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 78405. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78405, 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:
Corpus Christi, TX
Acceptable:
Crp Christi

Stats and Demographics for the 78405 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78405 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78405 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78405 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,867
Population Density 3,321 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,289
Median Home Value $50,800
Land Area 5.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,544
Median Household Income $27,247

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57317061,437
5-96516801,331
10-146416131,254
15-196356071,242
20-245925861,178
25-295775761,153
30-34468484952
35-39489489978
40-44519458977
45-495805341,114
50-545955581,153
55-59490482972
60-64380424804
65-69261324585
70-74214287501
75-79182292474
80-84137245382
85 Plus117263380

Gender

 Male 8,259 49%
 Female 8,608 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,405 73.5%
 Black Or African American 738 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 113 0.7%
 Asian 15 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3,203 19.0%
 Two Or More Races 393 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2443248291
25-34221568789
35-44411454865
45-545784941,072
55-646293851,014
65-74480223703
75-84436132568
85 Plus19943242

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,888 34%
 Single Guardian 1,919 35%
 Singles 1,436 26%
 Singles With Roommate 301 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,355 61%
 Households with Kids 2,189 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1129158287
2161118279
3168124292
4137144281
5133151284
6136137273
7142135277
8110140250
9130117247
10149119268
11103131234
12125123248
13121121242
14143119262
15107119226
16145120265
17121111232
18121141262
19141116257
20106109215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78405 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78405 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 78405 real estate data, the median home value of $50,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78405 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78405 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78405 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,315 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 289 1.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 246 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,075 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,922 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,547 40%
 Households Vacant 745 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 215 28.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2.3%
 For Sale Only 34 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 3.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 426 57.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 80 4%
 1 Bedroom 441 21%
 2 Bedroom 930 45%
 3+ Bedroom 628 30%
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 $27,247 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78405 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78405 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 78405 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 3,870 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,805 24%
 No Earnings 4,949 43%
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 3,870 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,805 24%
 No Earnings 4,949 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,723 84.5%
 Public transportation 274 4.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 486 8.7%
 Worked at Home 88 1.6%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,157 48.0%
 High School Graduate 2,079 46.3%
 Associate's degree 92 2.0%
 Bachelor's degree 149 3.3%
 Master's degree 6 0.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,214 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 147 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 360 13.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78405

ZIP Code 78405 is in the Corpus Christi Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78405.

Branch Career Tech High School
3902 Morgan Ave
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Shaw Ses
2920 Soledad
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
Zavala Elementary
3102 Highland
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corpus Christi Independent School District
West Oso J H
5202 Bear Ln
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Oso Independent School District
Gcclr Institute of Technology
2203 Baldwin Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Dr M L Garza-Gonzalez Charter School District
West Oso High School
754 Flato Rd
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Oso Independent School District

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