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ZIP Code 78860

Primary City:El Indio, TX (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Maverick County
Timezone: Central (11:01pm)
Area code: 830 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.6, -100.3
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78860

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78860. 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 78860. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78860, 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:
El Indio, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78860 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78860 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 78860 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78860 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 229
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 105
Median Home Value $60,400
Land Area 50.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 65
Median Household Income $19,535

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 110 48%
 Female 119 52%


 White 196 86%
 Black Or African American 7 3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 5%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 13 6%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 50 77%
 Single Guardian 7 11%
 Singles 8 12%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 35 54%
 Households with Kids 30 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78860 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78860 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78860 real estate data, the median home value of $60,400 is low compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 229 100%
 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 9 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 37 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 18%
 Households Vacant 40 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $19,535 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. A higher percentage of people in 78860 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 78860 can expect to fall in that range. 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 59 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 35%
 No Earnings 113 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 59 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 35%
 No Earnings 113 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 120 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 5%
 Worked at Home 26 17%
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 85 73%
 High School Graduate 23 20%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 9 8%
 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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