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ZIP Code 77051

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Sunnyside
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (10:04pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.66, -95.37
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77051

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77051. 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 77051. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77051, 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 77051 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77051 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 77051 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77051 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,085
Population Density 2,059 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,584
Median Home Value $58,800
Land Area 7.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,806
Median Household Income $22,920

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male65564757456346243337031933835546745225320420314212090
Female679591558606665588494465453509558497388323300304254206
Total1,3341,2381,1321,1691,1271,0218647847918641,025949641527503446374296

Gender

 Male 6,647 44%
 Female 8,438 56%
Gender

Race

 White 549 3.6%
 Black Or African American 13,783 91.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.2%
 Asian 42 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 533 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 146 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37185276445450441463183
Renter29870958759655133819057
Total3358948631,0411,001779653240

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,097 19%
 Single Guardian 2,623 45%
 Singles 1,847 32%
 Singles With Roommate 239 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,619 62%
 Households with Kids 2,187 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1331321411491291421141411211311011231131061271051269710898
Female13815113013211812399129122119118100108113121114133130108116
Total271283271281247265213270243250219223221219248219259227216214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77051 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77051 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 2000s. Looking at 77051 real estate data, the median home value of $58,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77051 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77051 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77051 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,063 99.9%
 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 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,051 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,429 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,326 51%
 Households Vacant 778 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 311 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 102 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 312 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 77 2%
 1 Bedroom 503 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,596 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,295 37%
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 $22,920 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77051 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 77051 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 77051 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 3,186 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,001 17%
 No Earnings 6,291 55%
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 3,186 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,001 17%
 No Earnings 6,291 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,558 83.9%
 Public transportation 374 8.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 3.2%
 Worked at Home 143 3.4%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 896 21.7%
 High School Graduate 2,862 69.3%
 Associate's degree 73 1.8%
 Bachelor's degree 237 5.7%
 Master's degree 38 0.9%
 Professional school degree 23 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,758 86.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 1.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 378 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77051

ZIP Code 77051 is in the Shekinah Radiance Academy. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77051.

Village at South Park
9133 Scott St
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shekinah Radiance Academy
Attucks Middle School
4330 Bellfort Blvd
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Reynolds Elementary
9601 Rosehaven Dr
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Young Elementary
3555 Bellfort Ave
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Pro-Vision School
4590 Wilmington
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Worthing High School
9215 Scott St
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Vision Academy
4590 Wilmington St
Houston, TX 77051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District

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