ZIP Code 78040 - Laredo Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameLaredo
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Webb
Area Code
Current Population:42083
Racial Majority: 1.55%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 99.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$21991
Average Adjusted Gross Income$27430
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range390 - 420 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)27.51344700, -99.50244200

Zip Code 78040 Profile

Zip Code 78040 is located in the state of Texas in the Laredo metro area. Zip code 78040 is primarily located in Webb County. The official US Postal Service name for 78040 is LAREDO, Texas. Portions of zip code 78040 are contained within or border the city limits of Laredo, TX, . The area code for zip code 78040 is 956. 78040 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78040 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78040 decreased to 42083 from 43215 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78040 is while the majority ethnicity attending 78040 public schools is Hispanic. 98.3% of students in 78040 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 645 1.55% 811 -20%
 Black Or African American 35 0.08% 48 -27%
 Hispanic 40968 98.26% 41131 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.1% 16 +163%
 Asian 1 0% 38 -97%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.01% 2 +50%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 21 0% 21 -100%

Zip Code 78040 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.4%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 99.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 78040 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4208343215
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households11955
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$21991
Income Under $50K Per Year83.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year13.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.10%
78040 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 28Henry CuellarDemocrat
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78040 Texas State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
42Richard RaymondDemocrat
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78040 Texas State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
21Judith ZaffiriniDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$127500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$39000
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
78043 - Laredo
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Laredo, TX
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSh - Hot Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 31d - Rio Grande Floodplain and Terraces
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 78040 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)44495662707475757163544662
Avg Max Temp (°F)67728187929799999486766885
Avg Precip (In.).79.95.921.552.713.011.692.392.732.671.14.8621.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Laredo, TX
CBSA Type78040
CBSA Population248863
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours