Odessa, TX 79762 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79762: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Odessa, TX 79762

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,170
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,728
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,697
  • County: Ector County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.889, Longitude -102.365
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Odessa, TX 79762 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 42,369
Daytime Population: Workers 13,333
Daytime Population: Residents 25,054
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,387
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 41,665
Population in Familes 34,086
Population in Group Qrtrs 704
Population Density2 1,698
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $54,195
Average Household Income $74,999
Per Capita Income $29,520


Total Housing Units 17,083 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,845 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,454 (37.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 784 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $139,162
Average Home Value $171,001


Total Households 16,299
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 10,864
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 1.61% 1.42%
Households 1.59% 1.47%
Families 1.4% 1.29%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.56%

Odessa, TX 79762 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79762 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 # 176 91st
Population Density # 436 76th
Diversity Index # 444 76th
Median Household Income # 684 63rd
Per Capita Income # 610 67th

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