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ZIP Code 77096

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Myerland
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (2:02am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.67, -95.48
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77096

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77096. 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 77096. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77096, 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 77096 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77096 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 77096 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77096 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,628
Population Density 5,451 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,431
Median Home Value $255,900
Land Area 5.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,968
Median Household Income $63,346

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1841,0829319689941,1961,0609739671,0301,1331,000789523436424398329
Female1,1771,0219169801,0681,3221,0861,0371,0451,1451,3401,179963696601612541482
Total2,3612,1031,8471,9482,0622,5182,1462,0102,0122,1752,4732,1791,7521,2191,0371,036939811

Gender

 Male 15,417 47%
 Female 17,211 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,448 62.7%
 Black Or African American 6,076 18.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 0.3%
 Asian 2,687 8.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 2,455 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 844 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner255051,0621,6371,5631,0501,006451
Renter7551,9021,1781,142784403342163
Total7802,4072,2402,7792,3471,4531,348614

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,287 45%
 Single Guardian 2,387 17%
 Singles 4,528 32%
 Singles With Roommate 766 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,797 70%
 Households with Kids 4,171 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male243220238220222235209213203199196190164182206181206190185154
Female220229256226218208215192188198176178163201223195237175150165
Total463449494446440443424405391397372368327383429376443365335319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77096 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77096 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 77096 real estate data, the median home value of $255,900 is high 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 77096. Rentals in 77096 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77096 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,610 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,291 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,008 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,669 43%
 Households Vacant 1,463 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 881 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 3%
 For Sale Only 122 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 356 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 1%
 1 Bedroom 3,011 48%
 2 Bedroom 2,412 38%
 3+ Bedroom 786 13%
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 $63,346 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77096 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. Most commuters in 77096 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 13,005 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,439 23%
 No Earnings 8,054 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 13,005 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,439 23%
 No Earnings 8,054 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,962 89.0%
 Public transportation 799 4.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 74 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 433 2.6%
 Worked at Home 550 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,087 10%
 High School Graduate 3,406 30%
 Associate's degree 500 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,432 31%
 Master's degree 1,198 11%
 Professional school degree 858 8%
 Doctorate degree 735 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,743 67.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,784 25.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 457 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77096

ZIP Code 77096 is in the Medical Center Charter School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77096.

Medical Center Charter School/Southwest
10420 Mullins
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medical Center Charter School District
Harmony Science Academy - Houston
5435 South Braeswood
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harmony Science Academy
Elrod Elementary
6230 Dumfries Dr
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Fondren Middle School
6333 South Braeswood
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Herod Elementary
5627 Jason St
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Johnston Middle School
10410 Manhattan Dr
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Kolter Elementary
9710 Runnymeade Dr
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Lovett Elementary
8814 South Rice Ave
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Parker Elementary
10626 Atwell Dr
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Halpin Early Childhood Center
10901 Sandpiper
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Tinsley Elementary
11035 Bob White
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
St Thomas More Parish School
5927 Wigton Dr
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pilgrim Lutheran School
8601 Chimney Rock Rd
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Torah Day School
10900 Fondren Rd
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Thomas Episcopal School
4900 Jackwood St
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Westbury Christian School
10420 Hillcroft St
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sephardic Gan
9730 Hillcroft St
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Shlenker School
5600 N Braeswood Blvd Ste a
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Uos Goldberg Montessori School
9001 Greenwillow St
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beth Yeshurun Day School
4525 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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