Abernathy, TX 79311 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 79311: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Abernathy, TX 79311

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hale County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.926, Longitude -101.911
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 79311 has segments in 2 Counties (Hale, Lubbock).

  • Businesses Addresses: 114
  • PO Box Addresses: 153
  • Residential Addresses: 1,153
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 52
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,101

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

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Abernathy, TX 79311 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,443
Population in Households 3,440
Population in Familes 3,038
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $49,810
Average Household Income $65,635
Per Capita Income $23,618


Total Housing Units 1,415 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 857 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 380 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 178 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $86,516
Average Home Value $111,319


Total Households 1,237
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 921
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 0.04% 0.05%
Households -0.09% -0.05%
Families -0.18% -0.13%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   3.17%

Abernathy, TX 79311 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79311 to the other 1,862 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 1128 39th
Population Density # 1404 25th
Diversity Index # 549 71st
Median Household Income # 994 47th
Per Capita Income # 1209 35th

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