Denton, TX 76205 ZIP Code Profile

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Denton, TX | Shady Shores, TX

ZIP Code 76205: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Denton, TX 76205

Not Acceptable, USPS
Shady Shores, TX 76205

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Denton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.165, Longitude -97.105
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 868
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 7,406
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,236
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,170

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Denton, TX 76205 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 19,831
Population in Households 18,390
Population in Familes 10,601
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,441
Population Density1 2,330
Diversity Index2 71


Median Household Income $37,473
Average Household Income $64,814
Per Capita Income $27,187


Total Housing Units 8,453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,442 (28.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,503 (65.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 508 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $205,666
Average Home Value $234,961


Total Households 7,945
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 3,493
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 1.07% 1.63%
Households 1.01% 1.72%
Families 0.47% 1.39%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Denton, TX 76205 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 76205 to the other 1,862 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 564 70th
Population Density # 383 79th
Diversity Index # 427 77th
Median Household Income # 1599 14th
Per Capita Income # 816 56th

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