Zip Code 77059 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:16949
Racial Majority:White 63.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 40.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$137368
Average Adjusted Gross Income$161540
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range13 - 26 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.61021200, -95.11683200

Zip Code 77059 Description

Zip Code 77059 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77059 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77059 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77059 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Pasadena, TX, . Zip code 77059 is within area code 832, area code 713 and area code 281. 77059 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77059 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 77059 increased to 16949 from 16690 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77059 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77059 public schools is White. 29.9% of students in 77059 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11902 63.43% 11557 +3%
 Black Or African American 459 2.45% 456 +1%
 Hispanic 2122 11.31% 1476 +44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.15% 46 -39%
 Asian 3691 19.67% 3050 +21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 38 0% 38 -100%
 Two Or More Races 324 3% 324 +73%

Zip Code 77059 Race/Ethnicity

 White 40.1%
 Black Or African American 6.4%
 Hispanic 28%
 Asian 20.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 77059 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1694916690
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households5625
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$137368
Income Under $50K Per Year6.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year70.90%
77059 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 36Brian BabinRepublican
Texas District 22Pete OlsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$302209
Average Real Estate Sale Price$107959
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 77059 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677375747060524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667378859093938981726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.433.033.293.395.056.414.354.35.854.494.63.7452.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77059
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Clear Lake
Southbelt - Ellington