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ZIP Code 77085

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central Southwest
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (12:13pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.62, -95.49
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77085

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77085. 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 77085. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77085, 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 77085 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77085 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 77085 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 77085 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,074
Population Density 3,036 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,857
Median Home Value $106,600
Land Area 5.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,571
Median Household Income $49,466

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male733748818742555567596675546502432319227178121633621
Female654750756658564567650721586572483395279221149855451
Total1,3871,4981,5741,4001,1191,1341,2461,3961,1321,0749157145063992701489072

Gender

 Male 7,879 49%
 Female 8,195 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,886 36.6%
 Black Or African American 5,226 32.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 0.7%
 Asian 326 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 3,805 23.7%
 Two Or More Races 707 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2444596587657033411833
Renter1083733532029257174
Total1328181,3181,07866239113537

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,436 53%
 Single Guardian 1,242 27%
 Singles 726 16%
 Singles With Roommate 167 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 2,075 45%
 Households with Kids 2,496 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male147131145167146146140154162175176158152157152151154140145115
Female12712913112716714914014714715515816015113214714314712992130
Total274260276294313295280301309330334318303289299294301269237245

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77085 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77085 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 77085 real estate data, the median home value of $106,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77085 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77085 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77085 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,074 100%
 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 2,636 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 729 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,206 25%
 Households Vacant 286 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 146 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 36 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 356 25%
 2 Bedroom 530 37%
 3+ Bedroom 550 38%
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 $49,466 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77085 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. However, that is not the case in 77085. 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 5,642 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,191 19%
 No Earnings 3,784 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 5,642 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,191 19%
 No Earnings 3,784 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,392 90%
 Public transportation 243 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 135 2%
 Worked at Home 314 4%
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 1,333 31.2%
 High School Graduate 2,087 48.9%
 Associate's degree 207 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 472 11.1%
 Master's degree 104 2.4%
 Professional school degree 58 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,629 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 190 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 687 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77085

ZIP Code 77085 is in the Accelerated Intermediate Academy. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77085.

Accelerated Interdisciplinary Academy
12825 Summit Rdg Dr
Houston, TX 77085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Accelerated Intermediate Academy
Fondren Elementary
12405 Carlsbad St
Houston, TX 77085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Windsor Village Elementary
14440 Polo St
Houston, TX 77085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Hines-Caldwell
5515 West Orem
Houston, TX 77085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Accelerated Int Charter School
12825 Summit Rdg Dr
Houston, TX 77085
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Accelerated Intermediate Academy

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