Glidden, TX 78943 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78943: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Glidden, TX 78943

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1
  • Single Family Addresses: 139
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Colorado County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.708, Longitude -96.54
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Glidden, TX 78943 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 278
Population in Households 278
Population in Familes 245
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,367
Diversity Index2 75


Total Households 92
Average Household Size 3.02
Family Households 70
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 115 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 76 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 23 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $155,556
Average Home Value $234,868


Median Household Income $48,574
Average Household Income $66,013
Per Capita Income $21,846
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.23% 0.14%
Households 0.18% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -0.04%
Per Capita Income   1.43%
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.

Glidden, TX 78943 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78943 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 # 1664 11th
Population Density1 # 476 75th
Diversity Index2 # 279 85th
Median Household Income # 899 52nd
Per Capita Income # 1249 33rd

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