New Braunfels, TX 78132 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 78132: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Braunfels, TX 78132

Acceptable Alternative
Canyon Lake, TX 78132

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hunter, TX 78132
Sattler, TX 78132
Startzville, TX 78132

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 435
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,233
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 313
  • County: Comal County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.777, Longitude -98.153
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 78132 has segments in 2 Counties (Comal, Guadalupe).

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New Braunfels, TX 78132 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 26,661
Population in Households 26,546
Population in Familes 24,012
Population in Group Qrtrs 115
Population Density1 142
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 9,588
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 7,853
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,204 (78.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,384 (13.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 829 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $288,112
Average Home Value $367,412


Median Household Income $93,999
Average Household Income $119,957
Per Capita Income $43,315
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 5.29% 5.08%
Households 5.21% 5.09%
Families 5.13% 4.99%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.

New Braunfels, TX 78132 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78132 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 # 409 78th
Population Density1 # 837 55th
Diversity Index2 # 1299 31st
Median Household Income # 83 96th
Per Capita Income # 123 93rd

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