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ZIP Code 78828

Post Office City:Barksdale, TX (View All Cities)
County: Edwards County
Timezone: Central (1:26am)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.8, -100.1
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78828

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 78828. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 78828 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:
Barksdale, TX
Unacceptable:
Vance

Stats and Demographics for the 78828 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78828 is located in central 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 78828 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78828 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 258
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 279
Median Home Value $75,000
Land Area 178.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 120
Median Household Income $33,462

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 55


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5459
5-9358
10-14257
15-198513
20-24415
25-29336
30-344610
35-393912
40-4410717
45-497613
50-54101525
55-59171936
60-649615
65-69141327
70-7414620
75-79101020
80-84268
85 Plus257

Gender

 Male 126 49%
 Female 132 51%
Gender

Race

 White 250 96.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24112
25-34314
35-448513
45-5412618
55-6427532
65-7421324
75-8420121
85 Plus606

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 72 60%
 Single Guardian 9 8%
 Singles 35 29%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 100 83%
 Households with Kids 20 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1022
2213
3000
4011
5000
6022
7022
8202
9112
10022
11101
12000
13022
14112
15101
16325
17022
18415
19000
20101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78828 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 78828 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 78828 real estate data, the median home value of $75,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78828 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 258 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 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 30 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 68 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 8%
 Households Vacant 159 57%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 1.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 7 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 130 81.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 10.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,462 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78828 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 78828 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 78828 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 78828 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. In 78828 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 52 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 24 12%
 No Earnings 126 62%
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 52 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 24 12%
 No Earnings 126 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13 19%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 68%
 Worked at Home 9 13%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 71 35%
 High School Graduate 102 50%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 13 6%
 Master's degree 16 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Schools in ZIP Code 78828

ZIP Code 78828 is in the Nueces Canyon Cisd School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78828.

Nueces Canyon Jh/High School
200 Taylor St
Barksdale, TX 78828
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nueces Canyon Cisd School District

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