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ZIP Code 77031

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Foundern Southwest
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (8:29pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.66, -95.55
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77031

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77031. 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 77031. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77031, 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 77031 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77031 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 77031 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 parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77031 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,762
Population Density 4,948 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,305
Median Home Value $114,900
Land Area 3.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,439
Median Household Income $39,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male680598549591671684661624604509490410358219156835745
Female6565865525515826075965764925124884794542301508575102
Total1,3361,1841,1011,1421,2531,2911,2571,2001,0961,021978889812449306168132147

Gender

 Male 7,989 51%
 Female 7,773 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,409 40.7%
 Black Or African American 4,973 31.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.4%
 Asian 957 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 2,748 17.4%
 Two Or More Races 599 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1621247459270736715834
Renter332797706535316914656
Total3481,0091,1801,1271,02345820490

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,246 41%
 Single Guardian 1,398 26%
 Singles 1,362 25%
 Singles With Roommate 433 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,322 61%
 Households with Kids 2,117 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14916013810211013312510712311710911610998115114138104120131
Female129117131132124116110114122140111951178911710711188128116
Total278277269234234249235221245257220211226187232221249192248247

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77031 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 77031 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 77031 real estate data, the median home value of $114,900 is slightly less than average 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 77031. Rentals in 77031 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77031 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,718 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 21 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,856 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 704 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,879 46%
 Households Vacant 866 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 698 80.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Sale Only 41 4.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 1.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 107 12.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 161 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,185 38%
 2 Bedroom 1,305 42%
 3+ Bedroom 480 15%
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 $39,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77031 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 77031 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 77031 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 5,587 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,892 30%
 No Earnings 3,634 28%
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 5,587 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,892 30%
 No Earnings 3,634 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,804 90.4%
 Public transportation 470 5.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 0.8%
 Worked at Home 286 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 1,877 37%
 High School Graduate 1,925 38%
 Associate's degree 154 3%
 Bachelor's degree 808 16%
 Master's degree 177 3%
 Professional school degree 94 2%
 Doctorate degree 41 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,582 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 779 17.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77031

ZIP Code 77031 is in the Yes Prep Public Schools Inc. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77031.

Yes Prep - Brays Oaks
9000 West Bellfort
Houston, TX 77031
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yes Prep Public Schools Inc
Bell Elementary
12323 Shaftsbury Dr
Houston, TX 77031
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District

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