Zip Code 77547 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGalena Park
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:9735
Racial Majority: 13.83%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 91.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$36641
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37610
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range20 - 26 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.73915400, -95.23774300

Zip Code 77547 Description

Zip Code 77547 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77547 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77547 is GALENA PARK, Texas. Portions of zip code 77547 are contained within or border the city limits of Galena Park, TX, Houston, TX, and Jacinto City, TX. Zip code 77547 is within area code 832, area code 281 and area code 713. 77547 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77547 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 77547 increased to 9735 from 9494 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77547 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77547 public schools is Hispanic. 83.4% of students in 77547 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1377 13.83% 1035 +33%
 Black Or African American 659 6.62% 718 -8%
 Hispanic 7916 79.5% 7926 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 5 0.05% 10 -50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 14 0% 14 -100%
 Two Or More Races 25 0% 25 -100%

Zip Code 77547 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.9%
 Black Or African American 4.5%
 Hispanic 91.1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 77547 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population97359494
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households2709
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36641
Income Under $50K Per Year66.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
77547 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$72591
Average Real Estate Sale Price$56114
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 77547 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677375747061524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.063.383.425.146.364.114.325.484.594.583.7752.52
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77547
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours