Dripping Springs, TX 78620 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78620: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Acceptable Alternative
Dripping Spgs, TX 78620

Not Acceptable, USPS
Henly, TX 78620
Mount Sharp, TX 78620

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 839
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,768
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 76
  • County: Hays County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.25, Longitude -98.12
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 78620 has segments in 2 Counties (Hays, Travis).

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Dripping Springs, TX 78620 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,698
Daytime Population: Workers 6,701
Daytime Population: Residents 9,046
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,747
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 17,618
Population in Familes 15,440
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density2 106
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $98,477
Average Household Income $126,386
Per Capita Income $46,636


Total Housing Units 6,994 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,226 (74.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,279 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 489 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $390,497
Average Home Value $456,037


Total Households 6,505
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 5,013
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 3.04% 3.81%
Households 3.3% 3.81%
Families 2.99% 3.65%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

Dripping Springs, TX 78620 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78620 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 # 603 67th
Population Density # 877 53rd
Diversity Index # 1287 31st
Median Household Income # 84 96th
Per Capita Income # 117 94th

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