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ZIP Code 77027

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: River Oaks
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (10:24am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.74, -95.45
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77027

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77027. 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 77027. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77027, 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 77027 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77027 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 77027 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. 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 77027 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,331
Population Density 5,007 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,203
Median Home Value $475,900
Land Area 2.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,477
Median Household Income $81,661

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2841912001785211,131760599488441438465442330187133107107
Female2611852221967021,120721516436415478482487336245201160166
Total5453764223741,2232,2511,4811,115924856916947929666432334267273

Gender

 Male 7,002 49%
 Female 7,329 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,834 82.6%
 Black Or African American 704 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.3%
 Asian 1,068 7.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 407 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 270 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21293431582784548319151
Renter6832,22996758748521711862
Total7042,5221,3981,1691,269765437213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,452 29%
 Single Guardian 576 7%
 Singles 4,534 53%
 Singles With Roommate 915 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,504 89%
 Households with Kids 973 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6346455650374725324551313142443432333540
Female4946615038383229484042415049434837333546
Total1129210610688757954808593728191878269667086

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77027 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77027 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 77027 real estate data, the median home value of $475,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77027. Rentals in 77027 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77027 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,331 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,971 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,158 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,348 52%
 Households Vacant 1,726 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,199 69%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 2%
 For Sale Only 122 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 42 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 185 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 192 3%
 1 Bedroom 3,050 52%
 2 Bedroom 2,188 38%
 3+ Bedroom 386 7%
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 $81,661 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77027 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 77027 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 8,398 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,883 20%
 No Earnings 2,963 21%
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 8,398 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,883 20%
 No Earnings 2,963 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,419 90%
 Public transportation 209 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 451 4%
 Worked at Home 402 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 77027 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 132 2%
 High School Graduate 1,122 18%
 Associate's degree 310 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,371 39%
 Master's degree 1,135 18%
 Professional school degree 690 11%
 Doctorate degree 377 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 365 37%
 Enrolled in Private School 578 58%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77027

ZIP Code 77027 is in the Texas College Preparatory Academies School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77027.

Champions Academy
3700 Southwest Fwy
Houston, TX 77027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Texas College Preparatory Academies School District
Soar Center
3233 Weslayan
Houston, TX 77027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston Independent School District
Bonne Vie School
4711 Ingersoll St
Houston, TX 77027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Luke'S Day School
3471 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
River Oaks Baptist School
2300 Willowick Rd
Houston, TX 77027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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