Houston, DE 19954 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19954: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, DE 19954

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • Single Family Addresses: 608
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Kent County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.919, Longitude -75.505
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, DE 19954 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,834
Population in Households 1,831
Population in Familes 1,560
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 171
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 691
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 521
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 756 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 604 (79.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 87 (11.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $214,607
Average Home Value $235,348


Median Household Income $58,095
Average Household Income $66,758
Per Capita Income $25,186
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.29% 1.57%
Households 1.16% 1.46%
Families 1.05% 1.38%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   1.58%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Houston, DE 19954 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19954 to the other 65 ZIP Codes in Delaware by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 51 23rd
Population Density1 # 51 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 39 42nd
Median Household Income # 31 54th
Per Capita Income # 44 34th

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