Refugio, TX 78377 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78377: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Refugio, TX 78377

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 257
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,267
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 114
  • County: Refugio County
  • Centroid: Latitude 28.298, Longitude -97.282
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Refugio, TX 78377 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,846
Daytime Population: Workers 1,689
Daytime Population: Residents 2,571
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,260
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 3,731
Population in Familes 3,141
Population in Group Qrtrs 115
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $48,731
Average Household Income $61,955
Per Capita Income $23,612


Total Housing Units 1,829 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 949 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 485 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 395 (21.6%)
Median Home Value $79,676
Average Home Value $110,090


Total Households 1,434
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 1,001
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 0.26% 0.36%
Households 0.17% 0.26%
Families 0.11% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   2.85%

Refugio, TX 78377 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78377 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 # 1078 42nd
Population Density # 1514 18th
Diversity Index # 470 75th
Median Household Income # 1011 45th
Per Capita Income # 1170 37th

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