78839 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Crystal City, TX (1.01%), Amaya, TX (0.06%), Loma Grande, TX (0.02%)
Counties: Zavala County, TX (89.72%), Dimmit County, TX (10.28%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 8,747
Zip code population in 2010: 8,578
Zip code population in 2000: 8,628

Houses and condos: 3,022
Renter-occupied apartments: 963
% of renters here:

36%
State:

38%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 78839: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 359.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 24 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.0% ($398)
Texas:

1.9% ($2,510)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $789 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $283 (0.8%)

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Males: 4,445  (50.8%)
Females: 4,302  (49.2%)

For population 25 years and over in 78839:

For population 15 years and over in 78839:

Zip code 78839 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 78839

  • Zip code 78839 races chart
    • 296White population
    • 28Black population
    • 5American Indian population
    • 1Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 2Some other race population
    • 7Two or more races population
    • 8,239Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 7,480
Rural population: 1,266

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $38,800
78839:

$38,800
Texas:

$132,000



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in 78839 zip code as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 78839 to the number of sex offenders is 565 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

30.3 years
Texas median age:

34.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

3.1 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 78839, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $32,619 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,619
State:

$65,384

Salary/wage: $27,289 (reported on 89.8% of returns)
Here:

$27,289
State:

$52,524
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 78.1% for AGIs below $25k, 87.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 88.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 109.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $673 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$673
Texas:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $5,160 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
Here:

$5,160
State:

$9,721

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$11,840 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
Here:

+$11,840
State:

+$35,319

Profit/loss from business: +$7,204 (reported on 22.1% of returns)
Here:

+$7,204
State:

+$13,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.5% for AGIs below $25k, 3.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $7,583 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
78839:

$7,583
Texas:

$19,511

Total itemized deductions: $22,496 (22% of AGI, reported on 7.8% of returns)
Here:

$22,496
State:

$24,724

Here:

22.1% of AGI
State:

15.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 4.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,771 (reported on 4.9% of returns)
Here:

$3,771
State:

$6,808
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,184 (reported on 7.3% of returns)
78839:

$3,184
State:

$6,921
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,885 (reported on 45.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,885
State:

$2,570
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 78839, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $19,569 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$19,569
State:

$47,881

Salary/wage: $18,250 (reported on 88.5% of returns)
Here:

$18,250
State:

$41,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 87.3% for AGIs below $10k, 85.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 93.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 37.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,083 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,083
Texas:

$2,255
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,232 (reported on 2.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,232
State:

$4,261

Net capital gain/loss: +$4,677 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
Here:

+$4,677
State:

+$16,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, -0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,282 (reported on 26.6% of returns)
Here:

+$4,282
State:

+$11,013
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 26.6% for AGIs below $10k, 8.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.5% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,769 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
78839:

$3,769
Texas:

$3,120

Total itemized deductions: $16,198 (31% of AGI, reported on 7.1% of returns)
Here:

$16,198
State:

$19,631

Here:

31.3% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,065 (4% of AGI, reported on 5.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,065
State:

$4,753

Here:

3.9% of AGI
State:

4.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $2,484 (reported on 48.1% of returns)
78839:

$2,484
State:

$9,058
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 21.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,356 (reported on 60.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,356
State:

$2,024

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 73.4%
Here:

73%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 72.0% for AGIs below $10k, 77.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 70.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 61.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 47.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 82.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$25,560
Texas:

$51,704
Crystal City, TX (78839) map Nearest zip codes: 78872, 78834, 78827, 78829, 78830, 78836.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

55.5%
Texas:

55.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.3%
Texas:

5.5%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,171
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,498


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 146 (75 now married, 71 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,630 (683 now married, 947 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 78839 with a mortgage: 472 (22 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,234

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $853
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S308

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

36.4%
Whole state:

17.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

17.1%
Whole state:

10.2%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.1
State:

6.2
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 78839: Cross Plaza (A), J N Siding (B), Mesteño Windmill (C), Alto Windmill (D), Eslabon Ranch (E), Crystal City Fire Department (F), Crystal City Emergency Medical Services (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 78839 include: Church of Christ (A), Mount Olive Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Vivian Cemetery (1), Edgewood Cemetery (2), Juarez Cemetery (3), Cometa Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Comanche Lake (A), Rocky Lake (B), Crooked Lake (C), Mesteño Lake (D), Fishhook Lake (E), Tortuga Tank (F), Slyder Lake (G), Reynolds-Wilson Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beef Hollow Creek (A), Alligator Slough (B), Spurler Creek (C), Peña Creek (D), Palo Blanco Creek (E), Sugar Creek (F), Chacon Creek (G), Capota Creek (H), Sand Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 78839 include: Juan Garcia Park (1), Oak Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 92010 or later
  • 2462000 to 2009
  • 3931990 to 1999
  • 3291980 to 1989
  • 7291970 to 1979
  • 5291960 to 1969
  • 3901950 to 1959
  • 1901940 to 1949
  • 2071939 or earlier

Zip code 78839 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Crystal City, TX (78839)

  • 24no bedroom
  • 981 bedroom
  • 5092 bedrooms
  • 8353 bedrooms
  • 2274 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Crystal City, TX (78839)

  • 12no bedroom
  • 1711 bedroom
  • 2732 bedrooms
  • 4543 bedrooms
  • 534 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Crystal City, TX (78839) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 125no vehicle
  • 4991 vehicle
  • 5992 vehicles
  • 3313 vehicles
  • 1224 vehicles
  • 305+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Crystal City, TX (78839) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 398no vehicle
  • 3241 vehicle
  • 1892 vehicles
  • 413 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $398.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $38,800
78839:

$38,800
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $23,100 - $68,600

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 7.2%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 73.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,411

Size of family households: 739 2-persons, 478 3-persons, 410 4-persons, 137 5-persons, 175 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 619 1-person, 90 2-persons

928 married couples with children.
1,233 single-parent households (216 men, 1,017 women).

18.2% of residents of 78839 zip code speak English at home.
81.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% very well, 24% well, 15% not well, 5% not at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (86% very well, 14% not at all).

Foreign born population: 989 (11.3%)
(33.8% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

11.3%
Whole state:

16.5%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 91%Mexico
  • 5%El Salvador
  • 4%Honduras
  • 1%Guatemala

Most common first ancestries reported in 78839 (%)

  • 92%Other groups
  • 1%German
  • 0%Irish
  • 0%Norwegian
  • 0%English
  • 0%French (except Basque)
  • 0%Polish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 312010 or later
  • 1952000 to 2009
  • 731990 to 1999
  • 773Before 1990

Zip code 78839 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 78839:

All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 78839

Zip code 78839 marital status for males
Zip code 78839 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 80%Electricity
  • 13%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4%Utility gas
  • 1%Wood
  • 1%No fuel used
  • 1%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 9,130. Population change in the 1990s: -502 (-5.5%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


67% of the 78839 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Texas.

91% of the 78839 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 7% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 8% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 45
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

6.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 40
Here:

10.9%
Texas:

14.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 57,622Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 48,646Management occupations
  • 31,818Construction and extraction occupations
  • 31,727Education, training, and library occupations
  • 26,761Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 26,563Law enforcement workers including supervisors

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 348 people in federal detention centers
  • 61 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 260 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 80 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally ill

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 78839 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Maria7974.8 years
Jose6770.3 years
Juan5570.6 years
Jesus4566.6 years
Guadalupe3173.7 years
Manuel3170.2 years
Francisco2274.9 years
Pedro2074.6 years
Antonio2074.4 years
Juanita1575.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 78839 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rodriguez6974.1 years
Martinez5775.5 years
Garcia4174.0 years
Hernandez4074.3 years
Flores3778.0 years
Lopez3671.5 years
Perez3168.5 years
Ramirez2870.8 years
Sanchez2376.0 years
Torres2170.8 years
Businesses in zip code 78839
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1FedEx1
Church's Chicken1H&R Block1
Cricket Wireless1Pizza Hut1

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