Stanton, TX 79782 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79782: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Stanton, TX 79782

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 140
  • Single Family Addresses: 439
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Martin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.132, Longitude -101.793
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 79782 has segments in 3 Counties (Glasscock, Martin, Midland).

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Stanton, TX 79782 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,805
Daytime Population: Workers 2,080
Daytime Population: Residents 2,982
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,062
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 4,757
Population in Familes 4,203
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $52,697
Average Household Income $71,331
Per Capita Income $25,001


Total Housing Units 1,768 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,201 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 456 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 111 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $89,088
Average Home Value $152,290


Total Households 1,657
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 1,260
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 1.72% 1.64%
Households 1.7% 1.6%
Families 1.65% 1.57%
Median Household Income   3.19%
Per Capita Income   3.15%

Stanton, TX 79782 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79782 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 # 1034 44th
Population Density # 1543 17th
Diversity Index # 589 68th
Median Household Income # 768 58th
Per Capita Income # 1020 45th

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