Zip Code 77043 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:23358
Racial Majority:White 38.56%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 78.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$56096
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86180
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range95 - 102 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.80599200, -95.56353400

Zip Code 77043 Description

Zip Code 77043 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77043 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77043 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77043 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77043 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77043 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77043 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 77043 decreased to 23358 from 24470 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77043 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77043 public schools is Hispanic. 82.3% of students in 77043 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9595 38.56% 8970 +7%
 Black Or African American 1519 6.1% 1054 +44%
 Hispanic 11640 46.78% 11234 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.19% 41 +15%
 Asian 1832 7.36% 1749 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 68 0.39% 68 +43%
 Two Or More Races 227 0.61% 227 -33%

Zip Code 77043 Race/Ethnicity

 White 11.4%
 Black Or African American 5.2%
 Hispanic 78.1%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 77043 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2335824470
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households8251
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$56096
Income Under $50K Per Year43.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.80%
77043 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 2Dan CrenshawRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$201206
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100109
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 77043 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455258667274736959514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859194948982726479
Avg Precip (In.)3.963.043.393.335.045.533.574.255.14.244.493.6749.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77043
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours