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ZIP Code 77045

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central Southwest
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (1:46am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.64, -95.43
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77045

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77045. 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 77045. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77045, 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
Unacceptable:
Trammells

Stats and Demographics for the 77045 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77045 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 77045 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77045 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,255
Population Density 2,708 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,730
Median Home Value $85,500
Land Area 11.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,060
Median Household Income $36,952

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4101,3711,3731,3581,1641,1221,01699196693181772061445329820810355
Female1,3631,4461,3121,3261,1231,1181,1391,157959955976951831629445264158133
Total2,7732,8172,6852,6842,2872,2402,1552,1481,9251,8861,7931,6711,4451,082743472261188

Gender

 Male 14,970 48%
 Female 16,285 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,623 27.6%
 Black Or African American 14,906 47.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 243 0.8%
 Asian 222 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 6,313 20.2%
 Two Or More Races 933 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner706931,1511,3531,4771,01943977
Renter2237587075153641485016
Total2931,4511,8581,8681,8411,16748993

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,176 46%
 Single Guardian 3,119 34%
 Singles 1,484 16%
 Singles With Roommate 281 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,528 50%
 Households with Kids 4,532 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male266288285282298274245282272290257291276259259277279271272240
Female268262288293278293283268324280257272249254250277268282249247
Total534550573575576567528550596570514563525513509554547553521487

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77045 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77045 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 77045 real estate data, the median home value of $85,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77045 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77045 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77045 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,182 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 73 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,075 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,204 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,781 29%
 Households Vacant 670 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 198 29.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.9%
 For Sale Only 117 17.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 2.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 316 47.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 1%
 1 Bedroom 347 12%
 2 Bedroom 518 17%
 3+ Bedroom 2,123 70%
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 $36,952 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77045 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 77045. 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 9,087 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,619 19%
 No Earnings 10,126 42%
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 9,087 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,619 19%
 No Earnings 10,126 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,208 92%
 Public transportation 512 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 124 1%
 Worked at Home 343 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 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 2,872 34.2%
 High School Graduate 4,506 53.6%
 Associate's degree 247 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 487 5.8%
 Master's degree 197 2.3%
 Professional school degree 39 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 57 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,554 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 464 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 932 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77045

ZIP Code 77045 is in the Houston Independent School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77045.

Dowling Middle School
14000 Stancliff St
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Grissom Elementary
4900 Simsbrook Dr
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Hobby Elementary
4021 Woodmont Dr
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Montgomery Elementary
4000 Simsbrook Dr
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Petersen Elementary
14404 Waterloo Dr
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
King Early Childhood Center
3930 West Fuqua
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Victory Preparatory Academy
6011 West Orem
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Victory Prep School District
Madison High School
13719 Whiteheather
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
The Imani School
12401 S Post Oak Rd
Houston, TX 77045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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