Zip Code 77029 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:17814
Racial Majority: 5.75%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 76%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$36305
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35070
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range26 - 43 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.76150800, -95.26420300

Zip Code 77029 Description

Zip Code 77029 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77029 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77029 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77029 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Jacinto City, TX, and Galena Park, TX. Zip code 77029 is within area code 713, area code 281 and area code 832. 77029 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77029 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 77029 decreased to 17814 from 18272 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77029 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77029 public schools is Hispanic. 92.5% of students in 77029 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1025 5.75% 1384 -26%
 Black Or African American 4081 22.91% 4511 -10%
 Hispanic 12557 70.5% 11774 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 23 -100%
 Asian 50 0.28% 36 +39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 69 0.56% 69 +43%

Zip Code 77029 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5.6%
 Black Or African American 17.8%
 Hispanic 76%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 77029 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1781418272
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households5636
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
92.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36305
Income Under $50K Per Year67.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
77029 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$58532
Average Real Estate Sale Price$19500
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 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34a - Northern Humid Gulf Coastal Prairies
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 77029 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677375747061524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.063.383.425.146.364.114.325.484.594.583.7752.52
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77029
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours