Zip Code 77078 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:14777
Racial Majority: 3.34%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 58.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$33138
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29710
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time32 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range39 - 52 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.85214700, -95.25097800

Zip Code 77078 Description

Zip Code 77078 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77078 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77078 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77078 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77078 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77078 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77078 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 77078 increased to 14777 from 14479 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77078 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77078 public schools is Black. 89.2% of students in 77078 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 520 3.34% 494 +5%
 Black Or African American 9984 64.07% 9035 +11%
 Hispanic 4936 31.67% 5127 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.36% 26 +115%
 Asian 9 0.06% 15 -40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 64 0.51% 64 +23%

Zip Code 77078 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.6%
 Black Or African American 58.1%
 Hispanic 39.6%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 77078 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1477714479
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households4405
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
89.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33138
Income Under $50K Per Year67.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
77078 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$103119
Average Real Estate Sale Price$30667
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 77078 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455259667274746960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667378859093938981726479
Avg Precip (In.)4.273.073.493.455.186.173.944.155.234.544.553.8251.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77078
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours