Laredo, TX 78043 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78043: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Laredo, TX 78043

Acceptable Alternative
Rio Bravo, TX 78043

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Webb County
  • Centroid: Latitude 27.492, Longitude -99.472
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 875
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 13,077
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,099
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,978

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

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Laredo, TX 78043 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 49,254
Daytime Population: Workers 13,097
Daytime Population: Residents 31,491
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,588
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 49,240
Population in Familes 45,364
Population in Group Qrtrs 14
Population Density2 158
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $36,705
Average Household Income $49,324
Per Capita Income $13,265


Total Housing Units 14,698 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,747 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,488 (37.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,463 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $107,158
Average Home Value $130,867


Total Households 13,235
Average Household Size 3.72
Family Households 11,047
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 1.5% 1.61%
Households 1.4% 1.53%
Families 1.36% 1.5%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.78%

Laredo, TX 78043 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78043 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 # 128 93rd
Population Density # 807 56th
Diversity Index # 1752 5th
Median Household Income # 1606 13th
Per Capita Income # 1765 5th

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