Sterling City, TX 76951 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 76951: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sterling City, TX 76951

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sterling County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.837, Longitude -100.981
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 96
  • PO Box Addresses: 523
  • Residential Addresses: 17
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 17

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

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Sterling City, TX 76951 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,217
Daytime Population: Workers 510
Daytime Population: Residents 818
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,328
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 1,182
Population in Familes 1,036
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $45,407
Average Household Income $58,564
Per Capita Income $23,064


Total Housing Units 651 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 357 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 112 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 182 (28.0%)
Median Home Value $86,890
Average Home Value $148,880


Total Households 469
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 348
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 0.86% 0.58%
Households 0.85% 0.59%
Families 0.78% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Sterling City, TX 76951 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 76951 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 # 1413 24th
Population Density # 1783 4th
Diversity Index # 817 56th
Median Household Income # 1185 36th
Per Capita Income # 1230 33rd

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