Zip Code 77873 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichards
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Secondary County: Grimes
Area Code936
Current Population:1292
Racial Majority:White 83.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$37913
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66280
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time44.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range295 - 374 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.56908900, -95.80316000

Zip Code 77873 Description

Zip Code 77873 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77873 is primarily located in Montgomery County. Portions of 77873 are also located in Grimes County. The official US Postal Service name for 77873 is RICHARDS, Texas. Portions of zip code 77873 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 77873 is 936. 77873 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77873 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77873 increased to 1292 from 999 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77873 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77873 public schools is White. 59.6% of students in 77873 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1209 83.67% 1068 +13%
 Black Or African American 90 6.23% 103 -13%
 Hispanic 123 8.51% 104 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.59% 14 +64%

Zip Code 77873 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.8%
 Black Or African American 8.9%
 Hispanic 9.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 77873 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1292999
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households532
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37913
Income Under $50K Per Year61.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.20%
77873 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 8Kevin BradyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$409222
Average Real Estate Sale Price$282532
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 32b - Southern Blackland/Fayette Prairie
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 77873 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38424956647073726757484056
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647278859195959081706279
Avg Precip (In.)4.0433.343.475.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 77873
Montgomery High SchoolMontgomery
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 77873
Montgomery Middle SchoolMontgomery
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 77873
Montgomery Elementary SchoolMontgomery