Mason, TX 76856 ZIP Code Profile

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Mason, TX | Streeter, TX

ZIP Code 76856: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mason, TX 76856

Not Acceptable, USPS
Streeter, TX 76856

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mason County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.737, Longitude -99.227
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 219
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,423
  • Residential Addresses: 433
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 433

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Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 76856 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 76856 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Texas Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Mason, TX 76856 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,637
Population in Households 3,634
Population in Familes 3,001
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $48,623
Average Household Income $76,565
Per Capita Income $33,550


Total Housing Units 2,362 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,177 (49.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 416 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 769 (32.6%)
Median Home Value $194,617
Average Home Value $293,182


Total Households 1,593
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,064
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.04% 0.17%
Households -0.08% 0.14%
Families -0.17% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.55%

Mason, TX 76856 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 76856 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 # 1107 41st
Population Density # 1645 12th
Diversity Index # 1172 37th
Median Household Income # 1048 44th
Per Capita Income # 391 79th

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