Amarillo, TX 79108 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79108: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Amarillo, TX 79108

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Potter County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.276, Longitude -101.83
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 79108 has segments in 2 Counties (Carson, Potter).

  • Businesses Addresses: 201
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 4,771
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 160
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,611

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

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Amarillo, TX 79108 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,119
Daytime Population: Workers 12,213
Daytime Population: Residents 6,701
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,914
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 12,613
Population in Familes 10,781
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,506
Population Density2 57
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $53,859
Average Household Income $65,772
Per Capita Income $29,827


Total Housing Units 5,355 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,548 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,297 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 510 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $114,977
Average Home Value $152,079


Total Households 4,845
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 3,610
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 0.36% 0.35%
Households 0.61% 0.57%
Families 0.53% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   1.63%

Amarillo, TX 79108 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79108 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 # 589 68th
Population Density # 1044 44th
Diversity Index # 796 57th
Median Household Income # 706 62nd
Per Capita Income # 590 68th

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