Dumas, TX 79029 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79029: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dumas, TX 79029

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 694
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,392
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 132
  • County: Moore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.862, Longitude -101.966
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dumas, TX 79029 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,687
Population in Households 17,544
Population in Familes 15,277
Population in Group Qrtrs 143
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 5,823
Average Household Size 3.01
Family Households 4,378
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,409 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,713 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,110 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 586 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $108,622
Average Home Value $132,191


Median Household Income $52,480
Average Household Income $62,686
Per Capita Income $20,743
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.5% 0.35%
Households 0.24% 0.18%
Families 0.16% 0.13%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   1.34%
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.

Dumas, TX 79029 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79029 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 # 596 68th
Population Density1 # 1123 40th
Diversity Index2 # 250 87th
Median Household Income # 688 63rd
Per Capita Income # 1361 27th

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