Zip Code 77038 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:26713
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 72%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$43022
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34510
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range89 - 98 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.91913300, -95.44079300

Zip Code 77038 Description

Zip Code 77038 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77038 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77038 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77038 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77038 is within area code 713, area code 281 and area code 832. 77038 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77038 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 77038 increased to 26713 from 20654 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77038 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 77038 public schools is Hispanic. 81.8% of students in 77038 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1829 6.51% 1607 +14%
 Black Or African American 4478 15.95% 4970 -10%
 Hispanic 19466 69.32% 18380 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.06% 32 -47%
 Asian 2143 7.63% 1538 +39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 28 -100%
 Other Race 30 0.05% 30 -50%
 Two Or More Races 128 0.48% 128 +5%

Zip Code 77038 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.7%
 Black Or African American 19.7%
 Hispanic 72%
 Asian 4.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 77038 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2671320654
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households7286
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
81.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$43022
Income Under $50K Per Year58.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.50%
77038 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$100508
Average Real Estate Sale Price$54800
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 DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 77038 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445258667274736859504358
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859093938982726479
Avg Precip (In.)4.013.033.513.385.095.493.94.244.924.334.463.6850.02
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77038
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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