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ZIP Code 77006

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Neartown/Montrose
County: Harris
Timezone: Central (6:49am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.74, -95.39
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77006

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77006. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 77006. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77006, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Houston, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77006 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77006 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77006 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77006 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,664
Population Density 8,720 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,602
Median Home Value $327,300
Land Area 2.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,809
Median Household Income $67,458

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3361811553271,0061,7221,3611,0999379288447646513821991096149
Female3001711593329911,4911,078708550472623557480289126886573
Total6363523146591,9973,2132,4391,8071,4871,4001,4671,3211,131671325197126122

Gender

 Male 11,111 57%
 Female 8,553 43%
Gender

Race

 White 15,921 81.0%
 Black Or African American 837 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.5%
 Asian 1,121 5.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 1,142 5.8%
 Two Or More Races 539 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner386338499431,01748617157
Renter9893,0241,4441,0767342575734
Total1,0273,6572,2932,0191,75174322891

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,440 21%
 Single Guardian 703 6%
 Singles 6,604 56%
 Singles With Roommate 2,062 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,827 92%
 Households with Kids 982 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male658049514130374033262924413531465578117134
Female785547413739342635243138343245394384121123
Total143135969278697166685060627567768598162238257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77006 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77006 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 77006 real estate data, the median home value of $327,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77006 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77006 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77006 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,081 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 84 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 7 0.0%
 College Student Housing 316 1.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 176 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,230 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 964 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,615 56%
 Households Vacant 1,793 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 959 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 62 3%
 For Sale Only 165 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 210 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 362 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 748 10%
 1 Bedroom 3,962 54%
 2 Bedroom 2,127 29%
 3+ Bedroom 446 6%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $67,458 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77006 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 77006 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,918 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,854 25%
 No Earnings 3,371 18%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,918 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,854 25%
 No Earnings 3,371 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,481 79.3%
 Public transportation 616 4.3%
 Taxicab 22 0.2%
 Motorcycle 184 1.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,359 9.4%
 Worked at Home 809 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 77006 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 379 4%
 High School Graduate 2,702 29%
 Associate's degree 244 3%
 Bachelor's degree 3,013 32%
 Master's degree 1,729 18%
 Professional school degree 978 10%
 Doctorate degree 403 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 701 59.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 288 24.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 185 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77006

ZIP Code 77006 is in the Houston Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77006.

Wilson Montessori
2100 Yupon St
Houston, TX 77006
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Perfor & Vis Arts High School
4001 Stanford
Houston, TX 77006
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
The Joy School
1 Chelsea Blvd
Houston, TX 77006
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The School for Young Children
810 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Annunciation Orthodox School
3600 Yoakum Blvd
Houston, TX 77006
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Harris School
900 Lovett Blvd
Houston, TX 77006
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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