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ZIP Code 77017

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Meadowbrook
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (9:32am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.68, -95.26
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77017

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77017. 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 77017. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77017, 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 77017 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77017 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77017 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77017 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,561
Population Density 3,745 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,770
Median Home Value $86,400
Land Area 8.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,573
Median Household Income $35,586

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5541,4671,4251,4091,3811,2341,2371,2001,1421,0451,02277060436826219613195
Female1,4481,3941,3781,3781,2391,1581,0861,1421,0901,037877779587399323273250181
Total3,0022,8612,8032,7872,6202,3922,3232,3422,2322,0821,8991,5491,191767585469381276

Gender

 Male 16,542 51%
 Female 16,019 49%
Gender

Race

 White 20,419 62.7%
 Black Or African American 1,025 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 270 0.8%
 Asian 1,373 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 8,445 25.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,028 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner585331,1401,3221,071521399152
Renter3791,1141,06382651129014054
Total4371,6472,2032,1481,582811539206

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,814 50%
 Single Guardian 2,369 25%
 Singles 1,931 20%
 Singles With Roommate 459 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,811 50%
 Households with Kids 4,762 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male322289309299321278299263306317294284263267277259272316285275
Female272291271305285273276283277274290260274280272292285290239249
Total594580580604606551575546583591584544537547549551557606524524

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77017 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77017 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 77017 real estate data, the median home value of $86,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77017 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77017 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77017 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,430 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 129 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,015 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,181 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,377 41%
 Households Vacant 1,197 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 795 66%
 Rented & Unoccupied 40 3%
 For Sale Only 81 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 237 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 205 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,326 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,983 45%
 3+ Bedroom 889 20%
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 $35,586 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77017 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. However, that is not the case in 77017. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 10,287 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,570 19%
 No Earnings 9,735 40%
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 10,287 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,570 19%
 No Earnings 9,735 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,325 93.8%
 Public transportation 192 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 370 2.8%
 Worked at Home 227 1.7%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,576 44.3%
 High School Graduate 4,563 44.2%
 Associate's degree 356 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 628 6.1%
 Master's degree 150 1.5%
 Professional school degree 52 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,313 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 261 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,075 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77017

ZIP Code 77017 is in the Raul Yzaguirre School for Success School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77017.

Raul Yzaguirre School for Success
2950 Broadway
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raul Yzaguirre School for Success School District
Raul Yzaguirre School for Success
2950 Broadway
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Raul Yzaguirre School for Success School District
Bonner Elementary
8100 Elrod St
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Park Place Elementary
8235 Park Placeblvd
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Patterson Elementary
5302 Allendale Rd
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Rucker Elementary
5201 Vinett St
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Stevenson Middle School
9595 Winkler
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Raul Yzaguirre School for Success
2950 Broadway
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Raul Yzaguirre School for Success School District
Houston Can Academy Hobby
9020 Gulf Fwy
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Can Academy Charter School
Chavez High School
8501 Howard
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
St Augustine Catholic School
5500 Laurel Creek Way
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Christopher Catholic School
8134 Park Place Blvd
Houston, TX 77017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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