Zip Code 77008 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:30482
Racial Majority: 57.15%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 83.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$51109
Average Adjusted Gross Income$151720
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range59 - 66 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.79870400, -95.41729200

Zip Code 77008 Description

Zip Code 77008 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77008 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77008 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77008 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77008 is within area code 713, area code 281 and area code 832. 77008 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77008 is 6.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77008 increased to 30482 from 28661 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77008 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77008 public schools is Hispanic. 79.2% of students in 77008 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17955 57.15% 17990 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1087 3.46% 1392 -22%
 Hispanic 10338 32.9% 9672 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 0.35% 69 +58%
 Asian 1272 4.05% 850 +50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.05% 6 +183%
 Other Race 72 0.09% 72 -63%
 Two Or More Races 431 1.95% 431 +42%

Zip Code 77008 Race/Ethnicity

 White 6.3%
 Black Or African American 8.1%
 Hispanic 83.5%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 77008 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3048228661
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households14878
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$51109
Income Under $50K Per Year48.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.10%
77008 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 2Dan CrenshawRepublican
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$354228
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90000
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34a - Northern Humid Gulf Coastal Prairies
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 77008 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455259667274746960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.043.593.435.256.013.74.365.584.164.63.7251.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77008
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours