Zip Code 77016 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:26989
Racial Majority: 2.47%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 52.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$28900
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29680
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range52 - 62 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.86276100, -95.29800600

Zip Code 77016 Description

Zip Code 77016 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77016 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77016 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77016 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77016 is within area code 281, area code 713 and area code 832. 77016 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77016 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 77016 decreased to 26989 from 29753 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77016 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77016 public schools is Black. 94.4% of students in 77016 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 657 2.47% 524 +25%
 Black Or African American 18462 69.52% 18928 -2%
 Hispanic 7254 27.31% 7275 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.06% 48 -67%
 Asian 32 0.12% 45 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.04% 2 +400%
 Other Race 19 0.03% 19 -53%
 Two Or More Races 148 0.44% 148 -20%

Zip Code 77016 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.7%
 Black Or African American 52.8%
 Hispanic 45.9%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 77016 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2698929753
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households9279
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
94.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$28900
Income Under $50K Per Year72.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
77016 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$76907
Average Real Estate Sale Price$35833
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 77016 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455258667274736959504459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.053.513.465.185.93.834.15.074.484.493.7851
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77016
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours