El Paso, TX 79904 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79904: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
El Paso, TX 79904

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 622
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,981
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 215
  • County: El Paso County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.858, Longitude -106.438
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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El Paso, TX 79904 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 34,952
Daytime Population: Workers 6,293
Daytime Population: Residents 22,241
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 28,534
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 34,909
Population in Familes 30,613
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density2 4,114
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $33,923
Average Household Income $48,070
Per Capita Income $16,016


Total Housing Units 12,622 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,612 (36.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,997 (55.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,013 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $96,331
Average Home Value $140,693


Total Households 11,609
Average Household Size 3.01
Family Households 8,586
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.13% 0.5%
Households 0.19% 0.53%
Families 0.02% 0.42%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

El Paso, TX 79904 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79904 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 # 278 85th
Population Density # 175 91st
Diversity Index # 375 80th
Median Household Income # 1686 9th
Per Capita Income # 1676 9th

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