Maxwell, TX 78656 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78656: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Maxwell, TX 78656

Not Acceptable, USPS
Reedville, TX 78656

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 42
  • Single Family Addresses: 801
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Caldwell County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.862, Longitude -97.859
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 78656 has segments in 2 Counties (Caldwell, Hays).

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Maxwell, TX 78656 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,232
Population in Households 1,971
Population in Familes 1,682
Population in Group Qrtrs 261
Population Density1 78
Diversity Index2 74


Total Households 751
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 538
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 836 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 484 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 267 (31.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 85 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $80,899
Average Home Value $113,740


Median Household Income $41,985
Average Household Income $55,914
Per Capita Income $21,801
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.76% 1.6%
Households 1.72% 1.57%
Families 1.64% 1.51%
Median Household Income   -0.39%
Per Capita Income   0.45%
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.

Maxwell, TX 78656 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78656 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 # 1253 33rd
Population Density1 # 950 49th
Diversity Index2 # 312 84th
Median Household Income # 1243 34th
Per Capita Income # 1257 33rd

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