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ZIP Code 77053

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (9:01pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.58, -95.46
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77053. 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 77053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77053, 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 77053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77053 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 77053 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77053 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,954
Population Density 2,352 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,651
Median Home Value $85,800
Land Area 12.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,133
Median Household Income $46,568

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3001,3101,2981,3751,1381,0431,0209588829087897025653312041095740
Female1,2451,3221,2491,2721,0621,0849981,0731,0359821,0048867514202371459763
Total2,5452,6322,5472,6472,2002,1272,0182,0311,9171,8901,7931,5881,316751441254154103

Gender

 Male 14,029 48%
 Female 14,925 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,347 32.3%
 Black Or African American 13,006 44.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 157 0.5%
 Asian 278 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 5,204 18.0%
 Two Or More Races 946 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner726451,2021,5371,47863120139
Renter9170564847027897318
Total1631,3501,8502,0071,75672823247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,083 50%
 Single Guardian 2,667 33%
 Singles 1,165 14%
 Singles With Roommate 218 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 3,845 47%
 Households with Kids 4,288 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male274264241275259266263271251276246278263235281267285293249237
Female252256254255275294231261261239248268255239241267273280211225
Total526520495530534560494532512515494546518474522534558573460462

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77053 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77053 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 77053 real estate data, the median home value of $85,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77053 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77053 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,954 100%
 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 4,060 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,745 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,328 27%
 Households Vacant 518 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 226 43.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.4%
 For Sale Only 84 16.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 1.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 34.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 2%
 1 Bedroom 22 1%
 2 Bedroom 327 14%
 3+ Bedroom 1,976 84%
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 $46,568 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77053 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77053 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 77053. 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 10,188 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,615 24%
 No Earnings 7,484 32%
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 10,188 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,615 24%
 No Earnings 7,484 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,906 93%
 Public transportation 525 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 308 2%
 Worked at Home 190 1%
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 3,253 37.8%
 High School Graduate 4,535 52.7%
 Associate's degree 203 2.4%
 Bachelor's degree 502 5.8%
 Master's degree 41 0.5%
 Professional school degree 62 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,726 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 448 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,117 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77053

ZIP Code 77053 is in the Yes Prep Public Schools Inc. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77053.

Yes Prep - Southwest Campus
4411 Anderson Rd
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yes Prep Public Schools Inc
Blue Ridge Elementary
6241 MC Hard Rd
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Ridgemont Elementary
4910 Raven Ridge Dr
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Ridgegate Elementary
6015 West Ridgecreek Dr
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Reagan K-8 Educational Center
4842 Anderson Rd
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Willowridge High School
16301 Chimney Rock
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School
16650 South Post Oak
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Whispering Hope Christian Academy
6430 Court Rd
Houston, TX 77053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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