Hobson, TX 78117 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78117: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hobson, TX 78117

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Karnes County
  • Centroid: Latitude 28.936, Longitude -97.982
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • PO Box Addresses: 73
  • Residential Addresses: 224
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 224

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

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Hobson, TX 78117 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 658
Daytime Population: Workers 191
Daytime Population: Residents 381
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 572
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 638
Population in Familes 546
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $55,618
Average Household Income $68,122
Per Capita Income $27,665


Total Housing Units 348 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 211 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (14.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 86 (24.7%)
Median Home Value $138,415
Average Home Value $198,104


Total Households 262
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 186
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 1.0% 1.25%
Households 1.04% 1.27%
Families 0.92% 1.26%
Median Household Income   0.61%
Per Capita Income   2.02%

Hobson, TX 78117 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78117 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 # 1541 17th
Population Density # 1483 20th
Diversity Index # 1160 37th
Median Household Income # 628 66th
Per Capita Income # 753 59th

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