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ZIP Code 77068

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (3:40am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.01, -95.49
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77068

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77068. 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 77068. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77068, 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 77068 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77068 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 77068 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77068 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,064
Population Density 2,646 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,180
Median Home Value $165,200
Land Area 3.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,642
Median Household Income $67,945

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3083203303363283763232663363193913813712561371066728
Female3263063012943293642813053183224604373932371511138167
Total63462663163065774060457165464185181876449328821914895

Gender

 Male 4,979 49%
 Female 5,085 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,367 53.3%
 Black Or African American 2,353 23.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.4%
 Asian 806 8.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 1,191 11.8%
 Two Or More Races 297 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1518234258175842421741
Renter10535025521611131113
Total12053259779786945522844

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,130 58%
 Single Guardian 630 17%
 Singles 685 19%
 Singles With Roommate 197 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,459 68%
 Households with Kids 1,183 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5455557059655871676156717369757272595866
Female6266596059675952695664536662615768535560
Total116121114130118132117123136117120124139131136129140112113126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77068 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77068 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 77068 real estate data, the median home value of $165,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77068. Rentals in 77068 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77068 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,055 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 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,800 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 760 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,082 26%
 Households Vacant 538 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 402 74.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 73 13.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 0.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 9.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 108 8%
 1 Bedroom 517 38%
 2 Bedroom 361 27%
 3+ Bedroom 357 27%
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 $67,945 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77068 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. Residents in ZIP code 77068 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. However, that is not the case in 77068. 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 4,489 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,330 16%
 No Earnings 2,412 29%
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 4,489 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,330 16%
 No Earnings 2,412 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,625 86.0%
 Public transportation 348 6.5%
 Taxicab 15 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 1.1%
 Worked at Home 330 6.1%
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 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 692 19%
 High School Graduate 1,219 34%
 Associate's degree 300 8%
 Bachelor's degree 984 28%
 Master's degree 239 7%
 Professional school degree 101 3%
 Doctorate degree 40 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,487 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 157 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 334 16.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77068

ZIP Code 77068 is in the Spring Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77068.

Edwin M Wells Middle School
4033 Gladeridge Dr
Houston, TX 77068
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Spring Independent School District
Pat Reynolds Elementary
3975 Gladeridge Dr
Houston, TX 77068
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Independent School District

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