Benjamin, TX 79505 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79505: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Benjamin, TX 79505

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.634, Longitude -99.797
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 25
  • PO Box Addresses: 78
  • Residential Addresses: 32
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 32

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

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Benjamin, TX 79505 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 291
Population in Households 288
Population in Familes 236
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $40,419
Average Household Income $54,110
Per Capita Income $20,602


Total Housing Units 138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 85 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (20.3%)
Median Home Value $40,094
Average Home Value $73,529


Total Households 110
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 72
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% 0.54%
Households 0.92% 0.54%
Families 0.88% 0.55%
Median Household Income   0.77%
Per Capita Income   1.65%

Benjamin, TX 79505 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79505 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 # 1665 11th
Population Density # 1634 12th
Diversity Index # 782 58th
Median Household Income # 1462 22nd
Per Capita Income # 1471 21st

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