Balmorhea, TX 79718 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 79718: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Balmorhea, TX 79718

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Reeves County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.035, Longitude -103.643
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 35
  • PO Box Addresses: 280
  • Residential Addresses: 76
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 76

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

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Balmorhea, TX 79718 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 994
Population in Households 994
Population in Familes 851
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $45,084
Average Household Income $65,507
Per Capita Income $25,504


Total Housing Units 557 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 282 (50.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 105 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 170 (30.5%)
Median Home Value $48,621
Average Home Value $94,947


Total Households 387
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 271
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 0.76% 0.26%
Households 0.81% 0.26%
Families 0.74% 0.22%
Median Household Income   3.39%
Per Capita Income   3.52%

Balmorhea, TX 79718 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 79718 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 # 1476 21st
Population Density # 1767 5th
Diversity Index # 961 49th
Median Household Income # 1217 35th
Per Capita Income # 1000 46th

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