Dale, TX 78616 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Dale, TX 78616

Acceptable Alternative
McMahan, TX 78616

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lytton Springs, TX 78616
Tilmon, TX 78616

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 50
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,416
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Caldwell County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.03, Longitude -97.572
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 78616 has segments in 2 Counties (Bastrop, Caldwell).

Dale, TX 78616 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78616 to the other 1,831 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 864 53rd
Population Density1 # 979 46th
Diversity Index2 # 349 81st
Median Household Income # 656 64th
Per Capita Income # 1360 26th

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Dale, TX 78616 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 7,968
Population in Households 7,968
Population in Familes 6,932
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 67
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 2,544
Average Household Size 3.13
Family Households 1,928
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 2,805 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,121 (75.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 423 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 261 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $121,907
Average Home Value $150,141


Median Household Income $52,248
Average Household Income $60,004
Per Capita Income $19,158
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 2.07% 1.62%
Households 2.07% 1.6%
Families 1.94% 1.54%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.52%
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.

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