Zip Code 77026 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:23940
Racial Majority: 2.24%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 55.3%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$20929
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29350
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range49 - 56 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.79991900, -95.32972000

Zip Code 77026 Description

Zip Code 77026 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77026 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77026 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77026 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77026 is within area code 832, area code 713 and area code 281. 77026 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77026 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 77026 decreased to 23940 from 27593 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77026 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77026 public schools is Black. 91.6% of students in 77026 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 523 2.24% 334 +57%
 Black Or African American 13247 56.79% 13689 -3%
 Hispanic 9363 40.14% 9633 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.06% 50 -72%
 Asian 21 0.09% 67 -69%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 25 0.02% 25 -80%
 Two Or More Races 135 0.65% 135 +13%

Zip Code 77026 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.7%
 Black Or African American 55.3%
 Hispanic 43.3%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 77026 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2394027593
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households8364
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
91.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$20929
Income Under $50K Per Year83.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year13.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.30%
77026 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$53627
Average Real Estate Sale Price$30750
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 77026 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677274746960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.193.043.483.425.156.013.874.275.364.354.543.7351.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77026
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours