Shallowater, TX 79363 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79363: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shallowater, TX 79363

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 116
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,783
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lubbock County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.688, Longitude -101.994
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 79363 has segments in 3 Counties (Hale, Hockley, Lubbock).

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Shallowater, TX 79363 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,087
Daytime Population: Workers 1,142
Daytime Population: Residents 3,273
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,415
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 6,084
Population in Familes 5,390
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 52
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $56,460
Average Household Income $78,824
Per Capita Income $27,826


Total Housing Units 2,320 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,620 (69.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 527 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 173 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $121,681
Average Home Value $156,003


Total Households 2,147
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 1,658
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 1.67% 1.64%
Households 1.57% 1.57%
Families 1.48% 1.51%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Shallowater, TX 79363 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79363 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 # 954 48th
Population Density # 1071 42nd
Diversity Index # 863 53rd
Median Household Income # 598 68th
Per Capita Income # 737 60th

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