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ZIP Code 77098

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Greenway
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (8:31pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.73, -95.42
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77098

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77098. 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 77098. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77098, 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 77098 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77098 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 77098 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 adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77098 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,076
Population Density 7,365 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,064
Median Home Value $424,200
Land Area 1.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,856
Median Household Income $81,907

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2681641781715541,1328566454494604244123802231251075243
Female2521861561586531,210806517365348402402377222134916787
Total5203503343291,2072,3421,6621,162814808826814757445259198119130

Gender

 Male 6,643 51%
 Female 6,433 49%
Gender

Race

 White 10,480 80.1%
 Black Or African American 481 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.4%
 Asian 1,088 8.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 666 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 305 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2224540749459333915470
Renter6672,4089706725191768931
Total6892,6531,3771,1661,112515243101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,912 24%
 Single Guardian 571 7%
 Singles 4,273 54%
 Singles With Roommate 1,100 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,923 88%
 Households with Kids 933 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6250552144303027333931333639382742313344
Female5939464236433226493027344124323337312538
Total121891016380736253826958677763706079625882

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77098 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77098 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 77098 real estate data, the median home value of $424,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77098 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77098 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77098 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,070 100.0%
 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 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,614 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 710 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,532 61%
 Households Vacant 1,208 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 795 66%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Sale Only 115 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 116 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 205 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,036 56%
 2 Bedroom 2,010 37%
 3+ Bedroom 175 3%
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 $81,907 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77098 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 77098 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,736 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,299 28%
 No Earnings 1,630 14%
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 6,736 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,299 28%
 No Earnings 1,630 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,297 81%
 Public transportation 419 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 516 6%
 Worked at Home 738 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 77098 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 185 3%
 High School Graduate 1,266 22%
 Associate's degree 183 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,002 35%
 Master's degree 1,267 22%
 Professional school degree 458 8%
 Doctorate degree 300 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 513 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 350 41%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77098

ZIP Code 77098 is in the Houston Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77098.

Lanier Middle School
2600 Woodhead St
Houston, TX 77098
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Poe Elementary
5100 Hazard St
Houston, TX 77098
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Lamar High School
3325 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77098
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
St Anne Catholic School
2120 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77098
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Stephen'S Episcopal School
1800 Sul Ross St
Houston, TX 77098
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The House at Pooh Corner
2808 Ferndale St
Houston, TX 77098
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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