Dumas, TX 79029 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79029: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dumas, TX 79029

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Moore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.862, Longitude -101.966
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 687
  • PO Box Addresses: 723
  • Residential Addresses: 5,575
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 134
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,441

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

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Dumas, TX 79029 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,586
Daytime Population: Workers 8,005
Daytime Population: Residents 8,901
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,906
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 17,451
Population in Familes 15,195
Population in Group Qrtrs 135
Population Density2 41
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $53,669
Average Household Income $64,319
Per Capita Income $21,379


Total Housing Units 6,367 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,724 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,094 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 549 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $109,914
Average Home Value $137,728


Total Households 5,818
Average Household Size 3.0
Family Households 4,378
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 0.34% 0.28%
Households 0.17% 0.16%
Families 0.12% 0.12%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   1.9%

Dumas, TX 79029 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79029 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 # 607 67th
Population Density # 1123 39th
Diversity Index # 247 87th
Median Household Income # 719 61st
Per Capita Income # 1401 24th

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