Poth, TX 78147 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78147: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Poth, TX 78147

Not Acceptable, USPS
Recycle, TX 78147

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 72
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wilson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.036, Longitude -98.101
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Poth, TX 78147 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,893
Daytime Population: Workers 563
Daytime Population: Residents 1,497
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,060
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 2,892
Population in Familes 2,559
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 30
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $64,899
Average Household Income $78,197
Per Capita Income $28,015


Total Housing Units 1,193 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 798 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 238 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 157 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $116,667
Average Home Value $162,218


Total Households 1,036
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 799
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.2% 1.34%
Households 1.19% 1.33%
Families 1.1% 1.29%
Median Household Income   3.59%
Per Capita Income   3.07%

Poth, TX 78147 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78147 to the other 1,848 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1182 36th
Population Density # 1198 35th
Diversity Index # 872 53rd
Median Household Income # 351 81st
Per Capita Income # 722 61st

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