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ZIP Code 77050

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (8:06pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.90, -95.27
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77050

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77050. 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 77050. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77050, 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 77050 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77050 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 77050 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 77050 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,611
Population Density 691 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,451
Median Home Value $73,100
Land Area 6.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,344
Median Household Income $44,327

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2422311781521981921931341291311129311610068261412
Female23520015717316117217013414113811212311712465322214
Total477431335325359364363268270269224216233224133583626

Gender

 Male 2,321 50%
 Female 2,290 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,369 29.7%
 Black Or African American 1,678 36.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.4%
 Asian 21 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1,339 29.0%
 Two Or More Races 185 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner191221431752182125411
Renter4412410357392021
Total632462462322572325612

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 719 53%
 Single Guardian 373 28%
 Singles 195 15%
 Singles With Roommate 57 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 700 52%
 Households with Kids 644 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4745525262444933433540254335242439333237
Female5746563753423840273727312834382535403540
Total1049110889115868773707267567169624974736777

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77050 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77050 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 77050 real estate data, the median home value of $73,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77050 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77050 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77050 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,611 100%
 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 457 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 497 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 390 27%
 Households Vacant 107 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 33 9%
 2 Bedroom 137 36%
 3+ Bedroom 209 55%
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 $44,327 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77050 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77050 has very few people that work at home. 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 77050. 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 1,188 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 763 23%
 No Earnings 1,309 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 1,188 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 763 23%
 No Earnings 1,309 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,612 95.9%
 Public transportation 7 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 2.1%
 Worked at Home 27 1.6%
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 530 36%
 High School Graduate 760 52%
 Associate's degree 146 10%
 Bachelor's degree 17 1%
 Master's degree 22 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 788 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77050

ZIP Code 77050 is in the North Forest Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77050.

Yes Prep North Forest Campus
6602 Winfield Rd
Houston, TX 77050
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Forest Independent School District
Thurgood Marshall Elementary
6200 Winfield
Houston, TX 77050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Forest Independent School District

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