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ZIP Code 77059

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Clear Lake
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (3:22pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.61, -95.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77059

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77059. 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 77059. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77059, 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 77059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77059 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 77059 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77059 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,949
Population Density 1,722 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,724
Median Home Value $243,000
Land Area 9.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,625
Median Household Income $136,355

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3656199258373292172303225999229687215213902521568035
Female3545348467662542292624487571,0319556524863892171487657
Total7191,1531,7711,6035834464927701,3561,9531,9231,3731,00777946930415692

Gender

 Male 8,488 50%
 Female 8,461 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,731 75.1%
 Black Or African American 467 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.4%
 Asian 3,057 18.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 230 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 393 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112398861,9581,32267925337
Renter7347366391371
Total182739592,0241,36169226038

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,506 80%
 Single Guardian 455 8%
 Singles 558 10%
 Singles With Roommate 106 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,026 54%
 Households with Kids 2,599 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61718090951131281441391581571912192001892161981676769
Female647377878587911201511591631731781731761841981297952
Total125144157177180200219264290317320364397373365400396296146121

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77059 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77059 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 77059 real estate data, the median home value of $243,000 is high 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 77059. Rentals in 77059 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,949 100%
 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 3,935 69%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,450 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 240 4%
 Households Vacant 99 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 47 47%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 31 14%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 185 86%
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 $136,355 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77059 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. Most commuters in 77059 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,998 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,361 23%
 No Earnings 4,352 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 6,998 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,361 23%
 No Earnings 4,352 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,589 93.1%
 Public transportation 87 0.9%
 Taxicab 14 0.2%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 1.1%
 Worked at Home 421 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 77059 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 185 3%
 High School Graduate 881 14%
 Associate's degree 239 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,886 47%
 Master's degree 1,199 20%
 Professional school degree 329 5%
 Doctorate degree 414 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,866 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 825 17.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 2.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77059

ZIP Code 77059 is in the Clear Creek Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77059.

Armand Bayou Elementary
16000 Hickory Knoll Dr
Houston, TX 77059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clear Creek Independent School District
Brookwood Elementary
16850 Middlebrook Dr
Houston, TX 77059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clear Creek Independent School District
North Pointe Elementary
3200 Almond Creek Dr
Houston, TX 77059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clear Creek Independent School District
St Clare of Assisi Catholic School
3131 El Dorado Blvd
Houston, TX 77059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Armand Bayou Montessori
16204 Hickory Knoll Dr
Houston, TX 77059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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