Plains, TX 79355 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79355: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Plains, TX 79355

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 80
  • Single Family Addresses: 79
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Yoakum County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.197, Longitude -102.829
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Plains, TX 79355 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,132
Daytime Population: Workers 702
Daytime Population: Residents 1,422
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,124
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 2,132
Population in Familes 1,916
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $43,026
Average Household Income $65,542
Per Capita Income $22,349


Total Housing Units 826 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 523 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 204 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 99 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $91,568
Average Home Value $109,943


Total Households 727
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 569
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 1.29% 1.18%
Households 1.22% 1.16%
Families 1.17% 1.1%
Median Household Income   3.39%
Per Capita Income   3.68%

Plains, TX 79355 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79355 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 # 1262 32nd
Population Density # 1648 11th
Diversity Index # 428 77th
Median Household Income # 1296 30th
Per Capita Income # 1305 29th

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