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ZIP Code 77074

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Braeburn
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (3:18pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.69, -95.53
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77074

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77074. 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 77074. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77074, 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 77074 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77074 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77074 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 77074 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,267
Population Density 6,852 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,331
Median Home Value $104,800
Land Area 5.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,396
Median Household Income $36,207

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8191,5171,2641,4151,6331,7611,6181,4461,2831,1611,060832600387288213184238
Female1,7481,4911,2031,4151,5661,4721,4571,2851,1021,1341,011907669488326367328579
Total3,5673,0082,4672,8303,1993,2333,0752,7312,3852,2952,0711,7391,269875614580512817

Gender

 Male 18,719 50%
 Female 18,548 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,652 50.0%
 Black Or African American 5,843 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 345 0.9%
 Asian 2,254 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 8,526 22.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,633 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner334268811,1511,037625475169
Renter6952,2221,8371,395805281168196
Total7282,6482,7182,5461,842906643365

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,977 40%
 Single Guardian 3,146 25%
 Singles 3,380 27%
 Singles With Roommate 893 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,341 59%
 Households with Kids 5,055 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male375356371355335310314291267291260247226240244282269270350350
Female334356394306321304284290292239240258227239224233231325402361
Total709712765661656614598581559530500505453479468515500595752711

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77074 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77074 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 77074 real estate data, the median home value of $104,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77074 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77074 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77074 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,877 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 535 1.4%
 Other Institutional 104 0.3%
 College Student Housing 724 1.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,016 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,781 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,599 53%
 Households Vacant 1,935 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,569 81.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.5%
 For Sale Only 115 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 1.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 193 10.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 106 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,434 35%
 2 Bedroom 2,953 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,530 22%
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 $36,207 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77074 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 77074 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 77074 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,693 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,384 27%
 No Earnings 8,665 31%
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 11,693 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,384 27%
 No Earnings 8,665 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,594 85.0%
 Public transportation 1,101 6.4%
 Taxicab 48 0.3%
 Motorcycle 77 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 866 5.0%
 Worked at Home 480 2.8%
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 3,960 34.3%
 High School Graduate 5,017 43.4%
 Associate's degree 477 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,628 14.1%
 Master's degree 297 2.6%
 Professional school degree 85 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 93 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,076 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 398 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 884 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77074

ZIP Code 77074 is in the Kipp Inc Charter School District. There are 26 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77074.

Kipp Gulfton Lower School
6700 Bellaire
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Inc Charter School District
Kipp Gulfton Middle School
6700 Bellaire
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Inc Charter School District
Brazos School for Inquiry and Creativity Southwest
6400 SW Fwy
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brazos School for Inquiry & Creativity School District
Yes Prep - Gulfton
6565 De Moss
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yes Prep Public Schools Inc
Long Academy
6501 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston Independent School District
Beechnut Academy
7055 Beechnut
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston Independent School District
Girls & Boys Prep Academy Elementary
8282 Bissonnet
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Girls & Boys Preparatory Academy
Southwest Middle School
6400 Southwest Fwy
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Southwest School District
Southwest Schools Bissonnet El Campus
8440 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwest School District
Nci Charter School Without Walls
6565 Rookin
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Promise Community School District
Baker-Ripley Charter School
6615 Rookin St
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Promise Community School District
New Neighbor Campus
6500 Rookin Building a
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Promise Community School District
Bonham Elementary
8302 Braes River Dr
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Mcnamara Elementary
8714 McAvoy Dr
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Sutton Elementary
7402 Albacore Dr
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Sugar Grove Academy
8405 Bonhomme
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Kaleidoscope/Caleidoscopio
6501 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Las Americas
6501 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Young Learners
8432 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Southwest High School
6400 Southwest Fwy
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southwest School District
Sharpstown High School
7504 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Liberty High School
6400 SW Fwy
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
New Aspirations
7055 Beechnut
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Advanced Virtual Academy
7504 Bissonnet
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Montessori Learning Institute
5701 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Red Apple Private School
7605 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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