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ZIP Code 78843

Primary City:Laughlin A F B, TX (View All Cities)
County: Val Verde County
Timezone: Central (5:17am)
Area code: 432 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.36, -100.78
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78843. 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 78843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78843, 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:
Laughlin A F B, TX
Acceptable:
Del Rio, Laughlin Afb
Unacceptable:
Laughlin Afb Branch

Stats and Demographics for the 78843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78843 is located in south 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 78843 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78843 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 336
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14
Land Area 4.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 22


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5112
5-9202
10-14011
15-1920727
20-2421431245
25-2943649
30-34325
35-39202
40-44112
45-49011
50-54000
55-59000
60-64000
65-69000
70-74000
75-79000
80-84000
85 Plus000

Gender

 Male 286 85%
 Female 50 15%
Gender

Race

 White 259 77.1%
 Black Or African American 46 13.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.9%
 Asian 4 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.3%
 Other Race 7 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24066
25-34022
35-44011
45-54000
55-64000
65-74000
75-84000
85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2 22%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 1 11%
 Singles With Roommate 6 67%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7 78%
 Households with Kids 2 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1000
2101
3000
4011
5000
6101
7101
8000
9000
10000
11011
12000
13000
14000
15000
16011
17000
18617
1914519
2031940

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78843 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24 7%
 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 312 93%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 64%
 Households Vacant 5 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 78843 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 78843 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. The commute in 78843 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 185 94%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12 6%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 185 94%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12 6%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 98 51%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 39%
 Worked at Home 19 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78843 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 9 35%
 Associate's degree 11 42%
 Bachelor's degree 6 23%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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