Zip Code 78584 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRoma
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Starr
Area Code
Current Population:18128
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 100%
Unemployment Rate:18.5%
Median Household Income$17422
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31530
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.5 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range184 - 522 ft.
Area311 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)26.57723999, -99.01468658

Zip Code 78584 Description

Zip Code 78584 is located in the state of Texas in the Brownsville metro area. Zip code 78584 is primarily located in Starr County. The official US Postal Service name for 78584 is ROMA, Texas. Portions of zip code 78584 are contained within or border the city limits of Roma Creek, TX, Falcon Heights, TX, Fronton, TX, Garceno, TX, Roma, TX, Salineno, TX, North Escobares, TX, Escobares, TX, Falcon Village, TX, and La Rosita, TX. The area code for zip code 78584 is 956. 78584 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78584 is 18.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 14.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78584 increased to 18128 from 17030 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78584 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 78584 public schools is Hispanic. 91.1% of students in 78584 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 356 1.96% 925 -62%
 Black Or African American 7 0.04% 2 +250%
 Hispanic 17566 96.73% 17192 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.24% 4 +975%
 Asian 81 0.45% 4 +1925%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.58% 1 +10500%

Zip Code 78584 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 100%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 78584 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1812817030
Male Population46.00%
Female Population54.00%
Total Households5239
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
91.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$17422
Income Under $50K Per Year86.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year9.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.60%
78584 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 28Henry CuellarDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$192667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$36332
Current Unemployment Level 18.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level15.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSh - Hot Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 31d - Rio Grande Floodplain and Terraces
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 78584 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)45485662707374747163544661
Avg Max Temp (°F)69748288939799999487777086
Avg Precip (In.).941.1.681.42.492.751.432.154.372.23.97.9421.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rio Grande City-Roma, TX
CBSA Type78584
CBSA Population63945
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours