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ZIP Code 77061

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Greater Hobby
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (10:06am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.65, -95.28
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77061. 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 77061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77061, 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 77061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77061 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 77061 are primarily white. 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77061 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,457
Population Density 3,089 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,555
Median Home Value $113,800
Land Area 7.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,312
Median Household Income $34,566

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2621,0468939441,1261,1611,0509508157167396064503251671199278
Female1,2059748418911,0181,043843859743746775640426280196168139131
Total2,4672,0201,7341,8352,1442,2041,8931,8091,5581,4621,5141,246876605363287231209

Gender

 Male 12,539 51%
 Female 11,918 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,020 45.1%
 Black Or African American 5,152 21.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 174 0.7%
 Asian 1,319 5.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 6,023 24.6%
 Two Or More Races 761 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner38270616755734376253140
Renter6381,4951,1789345602426518
Total6761,7651,7941,6891,294618318158

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,349 40%
 Single Guardian 2,366 28%
 Singles 1,989 24%
 Singles With Roommate 608 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,682 56%
 Households with Kids 3,630 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male240260261244224231218194179194179176170174196165188207188215
Female239269233210220211182159202176153164177171178170168176199199
Total479529494454444442400353381370332340347345374335356383387414

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77061 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77061 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 77061 real estate data, the median home value of $113,800 is slightly less than average 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 77061. Rentals in 77061 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,457 100%
 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 1,990 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,192 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,130 54%
 Households Vacant 1,243 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 926 74.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.9%
 For Sale Only 75 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 1.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 192 15.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 1%
 1 Bedroom 3,152 59%
 2 Bedroom 1,601 30%
 3+ Bedroom 505 9%
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 $34,566 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77061 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 77061 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 77061 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 7,600 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,725 26%
 No Earnings 6,128 33%
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 7,600 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,725 26%
 No Earnings 6,128 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,865 85%
 Public transportation 564 5%
 Taxicab 103 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 614 6%
 Worked at Home 252 2%
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 2,837 37.7%
 High School Graduate 3,671 48.8%
 Associate's degree 233 3.1%
 Bachelor's degree 623 8.3%
 Master's degree 65 0.9%
 Professional school degree 71 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 30 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,812 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 207 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 646 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77061

ZIP Code 77061 is in the Houston Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77061.

Garden Villas Elementary
7185 Santa Fe
Houston, TX 77061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Lewis Elementary
8625 Glen Valley
Houston, TX 77061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Bellfort Early Childhood Center
7647 Bellfort
Houston, TX 77061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Ortiz Middle School
6767 Telephone Rd
Houston, TX 77061
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Mount Carmel Academy
7155 Ashburn St
Houston, TX 77061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District

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