Childress, TX 79201 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79201: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Childress, TX 79201

Acceptable Alternative
Northfield, TX 79201

Not Acceptable, USPS
Carey, TX 79201
Kirkland, TX 79201

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Childress County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.433, Longitude -100.146
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 79201 has segments in 4 Counties (Childress, Cottle, Hall, Motley).

  • Businesses Addresses: 369
  • PO Box Addresses: 320
  • Residential Addresses: 2,488
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 199
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,289

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Childress, TX 79201 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,270
Daytime Population: Workers 3,492
Daytime Population: Residents 2,846
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,338
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 5,836
Population in Familes 4,761
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,434
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $45,561
Average Household Income $58,336
Per Capita Income $20,060


Total Housing Units 3,000 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,644 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 757 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 599 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $69,914
Average Home Value $94,252


Total Households 2,401
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 1,567
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 0.43% 0.28%
Households 0.37% 0.29%
Families 0.28% 0.24%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Childress, TX 79201 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79201 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 # 902 51st
Population Density # 1572 15th
Diversity Index # 783 58th
Median Household Income # 1176 36th
Per Capita Income # 1493 19th

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