Laredo (zip 78043), Texas 

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Population

44,762

+4.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$30,985

Median Home Price

$129,900

Best Places to Live in Laredo (zip 78043), Texas

Small border city - South Texas along the Rio Grande and Mexican border, 200 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico. November, March and February are the most pleasant months in the 78043 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Cost of living
Strong job growth
Historic core
Cons
Unattractive and industrial areas
Low educational attainment
Hot climate
 $125,000 
3018 Reynolds St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 806 SqFt
 $95,000 
2502 Willow St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 764 SqFt
 $1,200,000 
121 E Alvarado Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 10507 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Laredo Metro Area

Once the classic Old West town, modern Laredo is now the largest and most active port of entry to the United States in the Rio Grande Valley. Numerous border-zone manufacturing plants have sprung up since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) came about in the early 1990’s. The four border crossing bridges are busy with truck and container traffic to Nuevo Laredo in Mexico, and rail and air cargo carriers have extensive operations. The area is known for having a pro-business environment.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Texas
County: Webb County
Metro Area: Laredo Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Laredo
Zip Codes: Laredo (zip 78043)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 438 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Laredo (zip 78043) is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Laredo (zip 78043) jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Laredo (zip 78043)'s cost of living is 17.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Laredo (zip 78043)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
November, March and February are the most pleasant months in the 78043 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Webb county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Laredo (zip 78043)'s population is 44,762 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Laredo (zip 78043) is $129,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Laredo (zip 78043) public schools spend $10,387 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Laredo (zip 78043). More Education



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NEW LISTINGS IN 78043
$125,000
3018 Reynolds St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$95,000
2502 Willow St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,200,000
121 E Alvarado Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$184,900
1910 Piedra China St
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$114,900
3018 Reynolds St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$139,900
6408 Candela Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$43,000
2201 Boulanger St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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