Denton, TX 76205 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 76205: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Denton, TX 76205

Not Acceptable, USPS
Shady Shores, TX 76205

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 871
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,064
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,435
  • County: Denton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.165, Longitude -97.105
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Denton, TX 76205 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 19,663
Population in Households 18,340
Population in Familes 10,038
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,323
Population Density1 2,333
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 8,061
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 3,382
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,759 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,263 (25.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,798 (66.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 698 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $186,934
Average Home Value $214,693


Median Household Income $34,943
Average Household Income $58,089
Per Capita Income $24,841
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.5% 1.25%
Households 0.48% 1.28%
Families -0.19% 0.78%
Median Household Income   -1.47%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Denton, TX 76205 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 76205 to the other 1,873 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 547 71st
Population Density1 # 370 80th
Diversity Index2 # 433 77th
Median Household Income # 1606 14th
Per Capita Income # 924 51st

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