Ellinger, TX 78938 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78938: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ellinger, TX 78938

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • Single Family Addresses: 124
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.837, Longitude -96.698
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ellinger, TX 78938 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 377
Daytime Population: Workers 28
Daytime Population: Residents 185
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 213
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.56
Population in Households 377
Population in Familes 315
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $55,237
Average Household Income $66,909
Per Capita Income $28,751


Total Housing Units 228 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 132 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (28.9%)
Median Home Value $118,182
Average Home Value $178,030


Total Households 162
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 111
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 1.31% 1.04%
Households 1.25% 0.97%
Families 1.17% 0.89%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Ellinger, TX 78938 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78938 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 # 1627 12th
Population Density # 1178 36th
Diversity Index # 1647 11th
Median Household Income # 641 65th
Per Capita Income # 668 64th

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