Zip Code 77061 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:24457
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 73.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$37352
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39130
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range30 - 43 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.65353600, -95.28423100

Zip Code 77061 Description

Zip Code 77061 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77061 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77061 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77061 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77061 is within area code 713, area code 832 and area code 281. 77061 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77061 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 77061 decreased to 24457 from 25500 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77061 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 77061 public schools is Hispanic. 92.9% of students in 77061 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1905 7.47% 2407 -21%
 Black Or African American 5566 21.81% 4931 +13%
 Hispanic 16402 64.27% 15604 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.04% 29 -62%
 Asian 1542 6.04% 1300 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 46 0.33% 46 +80%
 Two Or More Races 136 0.04% 136 -93%

Zip Code 77061 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.8%
 Black Or African American 22.1%
 Hispanic 73.8%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 77061 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2445725500
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households8312
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
92.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37352
Income Under $50K Per Year63.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
77061 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
Texas District 9Al GreenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$133639
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132000
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 77061 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)44475460677375757161534660
Avg Max Temp (°F)63677379859193938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.243.013.243.45.096.614.214.425.514.954.543.7352.96
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77061
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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