Higgins, TX 79046 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79046: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Higgins, TX 79046

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • Single Family Addresses: 33
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lipscomb County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.12, Longitude -100.024
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 79046 has segments in 2 Counties (Hemphill, Lipscomb).

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Higgins, TX 79046 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 577
Population in Households 576
Population in Familes 473
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 267
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 178
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 320 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 197 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $93,500
Average Home Value $119,036


Median Household Income $52,967
Average Household Income $78,261
Per Capita Income $36,261
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.68% 2.54%
Households 2.42% 2.29%
Families 2.34% 2.36%
Median Household Income   3.44%
Per Capita Income   2.57%
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.

Higgins, TX 79046 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79046 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 # 1559 17th
Population Density1 # 1725 8th
Diversity Index2 # 1586 15th
Median Household Income # 657 65th
Per Capita Income # 226 88th

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