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ZIP Code 77044

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (4:36am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.90, -95.17
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77044

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77044. 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 77044. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77044, 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 77044 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77044 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77044 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 small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77044 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,949
Population Density 792 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,158
Median Home Value $140,000
Land Area 39.08 sq mi
Water Area 7.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,376
Median Household Income $72,761

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
Male1,6821,5711,3641,1328631,1931,2671,3041,1379828277005532771491024436
Female1,6121,5511,3821,1479431,3221,4171,4061,0671,0209007445102981771338453
Total3,2943,1222,7462,2791,8062,5152,6842,7102,2042,0021,7271,4441,06357532623512889

Gender

 Male 15,183 49%
 Female 15,766 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,426 53.1%
 Black Or African American 8,148 26.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 213 0.7%
 Asian 679 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 4,429 14.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,043 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1391,6272,1261,7441,26443616336
Renter191584495297156763012
Total3302,2112,6212,0411,42051219348

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,751 61%
 Single Guardian 2,043 22%
 Singles 1,236 13%
 Singles With Roommate 346 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,258 45%
 Households with Kids 5,118 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male345343333321338308325308292277268289254276249246247217173184
Female312327306339327302300306316302272316261231256253230213195187
Total657670639660665610625614608579540605515507505499477430368371

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77044 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77044 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 77044 real estate data, the median home value of $140,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77044. Rentals in 77044 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77044 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,949 100%
 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 6,119 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,416 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,841 18%
 Households Vacant 782 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 236 30.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.4%
 For Sale Only 268 34.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 5.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 25.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 2%
 1 Bedroom 123 7%
 2 Bedroom 316 17%
 3+ Bedroom 1,338 74%
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 $72,761 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77044 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 77044. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,421 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,627 20%
 No Earnings 6,759 30%
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 11,421 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,627 20%
 No Earnings 6,759 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,496 95.4%
 Public transportation 267 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 97 0.7%
 Worked at Home 259 1.8%
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 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 2,150 23%
 High School Graduate 4,504 49%
 Associate's degree 403 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,278 14%
 Master's degree 585 6%
 Professional school degree 173 2%
 Doctorate degree 115 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,520 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 893 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 914 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77044

ZIP Code 77044 is in the Sheldon Independent School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77044.

Michael R Null Middle School
12117 Garrett Rd
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sheldon Independent School District
The Rhodes School
12822 Robert East Lee Rd
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Rhodes School District
Summerwood Elementary
14000 Summerwood Lakes Dr
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humble Independent School District
Woodcreek Middle School
14600 Woodson Park Dr
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Humble Independent School District
Lakeshore Elementary
13333 Breakwater Path Ln
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humble Independent School District
C E King Middle School
8530 C East King Parkway
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sheldon Independent School District
L E Monahan Elementary
8901 Deep Valley Dr
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sheldon Independent School District
Stephanie Cravens Early Childhood
13210 Tidwell
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sheldon Independent School District
H M Carroll Elementary
10210 C East King Parkway
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sheldon Independent School District
Garrett Elementary
12017 Garrett Rd
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sheldon Independent School District
Quest Early College High School
15903 West Lake Houston Parkwa
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humble Independent School District
C E King High School
8540 C East King Parkway
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sheldon Independent School District
Holy Trinity Episcopal School of Greater Houston
11810 Lockwood Rd
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Primrose School at Summerwood
14002 W Lake Houston Pkwy
Houston, TX 77044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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