Zapata Information

Zapata Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Zapata, TX

General Zapata Information

State: Texas

County: Zapata County

Close cities: San-Ygnacio, TX, Lopeno, TX, Medina, TX, Falcon Village, TX, New Falcon, TX, Morales-Sanchez, TX, Guerra, TX, San Ignacio, TX

Zapata Population (census data)
Total 5,413
Male 2,597 (48.0%)
Female 2,816 (52.0%)

Population Density: 702 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.1 (US Avg is 100)

Zapata Elevation: 404 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.71 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,490

Zip Codes: 78076.

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Zapata Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (89.1%)
  • Other race (12.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (10.3%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (2.6%)
  • English (2.1%)
  • German (2.0%)
  • Irish (1.6%)
Foriegn Born: 959 people (17.7%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Zapata Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: San Antonio Spurs
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Zapata School Information

High Schools
Zapata High School (2009 State Highway 16, Zapata, TX, 78076 - ZAPATA COUNTY ISD District)
Middle Schools
Zapata Middle School (17th & Carla Street, Zapata, TX, 78076 - Zapata County ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Fidel And Andrea R Villarreal Elementary (805 Mira Flores Street, Zapata, TX, 78076 - Zapata County ISD District)
Zapata South Elementary School (500 Delmar Street, Zapata, TX, 78076 - Zapata County ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Zapata North Early Childhood Center (Glenn Street & Highway 16, Zapata, TX, 78076 - Zapata County ISD District)

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