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ZIP Code 77009

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northside Village
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (6:12am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.79, -95.37
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77009. 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 77009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77009, 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 77009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77009 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 a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77009 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77009 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,094
Population Density 6,164 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,705
Median Home Value $163,000
Land Area 6.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,923
Median Household Income $44,651

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5431,4221,1801,3261,3081,6891,6031,6171,3961,4311,4121,298882577372276191146
Female1,5231,2611,1211,1661,1541,5051,4771,3671,2381,2581,2231,127859610453438321324
Total3,0662,6832,3012,4922,4623,1943,0802,9842,6342,6892,6352,4251,7411,187825714512470

Gender

 Male 19,669 52%
 Female 18,425 48%
Gender

Race

 White 24,476 64.3%
 Black Or African American 2,549 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 330 0.9%
 Asian 339 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 9,114 23.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,263 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner718961,3741,6391,650919646293
Renter4591,7381,4841,25988236419950
Total5302,6342,8582,8982,5321,283845343

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,181 37%
 Single Guardian 3,243 23%
 Singles 4,206 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,293 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,284 67%
 Households with Kids 4,639 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male298308304298280308255280299257264235226198241258280269278243
Female288300303290251275247229259234240230202215228207253251227184
Total586608607588531583502509558491504465428413469465533520505427

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77009 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77009 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 77009 real estate data, the median home value of $163,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77009 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77009 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,606 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 435 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,285 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,203 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,435 41%
 Households Vacant 1,782 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 681 38.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 1.8%
 For Sale Only 196 11.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 115 6.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 3.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 696 39.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 400 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,961 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,726 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,754 26%
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 $44,651 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77009 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. Residents in ZIP code 77009 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 77009 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,279 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,818 25%
 No Earnings 10,060 32%
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 13,279 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,818 25%
 No Earnings 10,060 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,566 83.4%
 Public transportation 1,222 6.5%
 Taxicab 116 0.6%
 Motorcycle 38 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,119 6.0%
 Worked at Home 609 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,185 32%
 High School Graduate 5,684 43%
 Associate's degree 428 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,637 12%
 Master's degree 827 6%
 Professional school degree 194 1%
 Doctorate degree 170 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,187 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 541 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 951 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77009

ZIP Code 77009 is in the Houston Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77009.

Browning Elementary
607 Northwood St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Hogg Middle School
1100 Merrill St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Jefferson Elementary
5000 Sharman St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Looscan Elementary
3800 Robertson St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Marshall Middle School
1115 Noble St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Sherman Elementary
1909 McKee St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Travis Elementary
3311 Beauchamp St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Martinez C Elementary
901 Hayes St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Ketelsen Elementary
600 Quitman
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Houston Can Academy Charter School
3401 Hardy St
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Can Academy Charter School
Davis High School
1101 Quitman
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Houston Outdoor Learning Academy
2731 Houston Ave
Houston, TX 77009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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