Mission, TX 78574 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78574: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mission, TX 78574

Acceptable Alternative
Palmhurst, TX 78574
Palmview, TX 78574

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 424
  • Single Family Addresses: 15,106
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 679
  • County: Hidalgo County
  • Centroid: Latitude 26.219, Longitude -98.325
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Mission, TX 78574 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 61,387
Population in Households 61,348
Population in Familes 58,432
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density1 931
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 14,810
Average Household Size 4.14
Family Households 13,301
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 16,278 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,541 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,269 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,468 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $74,235
Average Home Value $111,093


Median Household Income $30,734
Average Household Income $49,222
Per Capita Income $11,901
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.63% 1.75%
Households 1.58% 1.72%
Families 1.54% 1.7%
Median Household Income   -0.72%
Per Capita Income   0.94%
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.

Mission, TX 78574 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78574 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 # 47 98th
Population Density1 # 548 71st
Diversity Index2 # 1748 7th
Median Household Income # 1715 8th
Per Capita Income # 1801 4th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.