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ZIP Code 77073

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (6:01am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.00, -95.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77073

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77073. 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 77073. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77073, 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 77073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77073 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 77073 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77073 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,790
Population Density 2,514 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,060
Median Home Value $108,300
Land Area 13.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,559
Median Household Income $51,206

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7901,7971,6441,5721,3321,5641,5881,4901,101918809553406241159915232
Female1,8351,6921,4731,4491,3021,6371,7251,5411,2241,0958766444492951981027143
Total3,6253,4893,1173,0212,6343,2013,3133,0312,3252,0131,6851,19785553635719312375

Gender

 Male 17,139 49%
 Female 17,651 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,148 40.7%
 Black Or African American 11,409 32.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 227 0.7%
 Asian 1,130 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 95 0.3%
 Other Race 6,554 18.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,227 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1581,6431,9581,47888339613730
Renter6211,26999260828077254
Total7792,9122,9502,0861,16347316234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,296 50%
 Single Guardian 2,837 27%
 Singles 1,845 17%
 Singles With Roommate 581 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,756 45%
 Households with Kids 5,803 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male334373354384360370327376364339373315315302303305287324353249
Female353364387369353328332364315352281299270271303292309285260231
Total687737741753713698659740679691654614585573606597596609613480

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77073 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77073 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 77073 real estate data, the median home value of $108,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77073 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77073 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 77073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,789 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,010 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 673 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,876 32%
 Households Vacant 1,501 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,193 79.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.6%
 For Sale Only 152 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 1.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 8.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 143 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,218 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,622 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,488 33%
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 $51,206 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77073 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77073 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 77073. 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 13,299 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,179 23%
 No Earnings 6,905 26%
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 13,299 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,179 23%
 No Earnings 6,905 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,267 92.9%
 Public transportation 415 2.4%
 Taxicab 64 0.4%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 473 2.7%
 Worked at Home 274 1.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,006 20.1%
 High School Graduate 5,851 58.5%
 Associate's degree 703 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,053 10.5%
 Master's degree 308 3.1%
 Professional school degree 57 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,036 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 448 4.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,353 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77073

ZIP Code 77073 is in the Aldine Independent School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77073.

Dunn Elementary
2003 West W Thorne Dr
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aldine Independent School District
Parker Int
19850 East Hardy Rd
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aldine Independent School District
Milton Cooper Elementary
18665 Imperial Vly Dr
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Independent School District
Richard Milburn Academy - Suburban Houston
500 Century Plaza Dr
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richard Milburn Academy (Suburban Houston)
Nimitz High School
2005 West W Thorne Dr
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aldine Independent School District
Nimitz Ninth Grade School
2425 West W Thorne Dr
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Aldine Independent School District
Lewis Middle School
21255 West Hardy Rd
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Aldine Independent School District
Andy Dekaney High School
22352 Imperial Vly Dr
Houston, TX 77073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Spring Independent School District

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