El Paso, TX 79928 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79928: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
El Paso, TX 79928

Acceptable Alternative
Horizon City, TX 79928
Socorro, TX 79928

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 418
  • Single Family Addresses: 17,186
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: El Paso County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.757, Longitude -106.486
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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El Paso, TX 79928 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 59,520
Daytime Population: Workers 9,927
Daytime Population: Residents 35,054
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,981
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 59,092
Population in Familes 55,494
Population in Group Qrtrs 428
Population Density2 234
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $47,479
Average Household Income $61,205
Per Capita Income $16,716


Total Housing Units 17,255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,060 (75.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,914 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,281 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $137,524
Average Home Value $160,513


Total Households 15,974
Average Household Size 3.7
Family Households 13,947
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 2.62% 1.98%
Households 2.67% 2.03%
Families 2.59% 1.97%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

El Paso, TX 79928 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79928 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 # 60 97th
Population Density # 745 60th
Diversity Index # 1269 31st
Median Household Income # 1070 42nd
Per Capita Income # 1648 11th

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