Midland, TX 79705 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79705: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Midland, TX 79705

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,201
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,696
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,722
  • County: Midland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.03, Longitude -102.091
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Midland, TX 79705 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 39,743
Population in Households 39,146
Population in Familes 32,899
Population in Group Qrtrs 597
Population Density1 918
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 15,119
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 10,459
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,951 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,044 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,075 (31.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 832 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $203,345
Average Home Value $243,690


Median Household Income $64,176
Average Household Income $96,149
Per Capita Income $37,182
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.85% 2.04%
Households 2.59% 1.96%
Families 2.48% 1.88%
Median Household Income   3.02%
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.

Midland, TX 79705 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79705 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 # 195 90th
Population Density1 # 549 71st
Diversity Index2 # 499 73rd
Median Household Income # 321 83rd
Per Capita Income # 209 89th

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