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ZIP Code 77359

Primary City:Oakhurst, TX (View All Cities)
County: San Jacinto County
Timezone: Central (10:00pm)
Area code: 936 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.8, -95.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77359

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77359. 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 77359. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77359, 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:
Oakhurst, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77359 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77359 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77359 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77359 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 721
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 382
Median Home Value $126,500
Land Area 52.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 299
Median Household Income $36,646

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1523292520161729182430213125251103
Female1812211916201917212231263230248716
Total33355044363636463946614763554919719

Gender

 Male 362 50%
 Female 359 50%
Gender

Race

 White 580 80.4%
 Black Or African American 117 16.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119324356562116
Renter5913810811
Total628455166642217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 149 50%
 Single Guardian 50 17%
 Singles 85 28%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 218 73%
 Households with Kids 81 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14323734699344245954
Female64311415123565444345
Total7863411497111281096891299

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77359 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77359 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 77359 real estate data, the median home value of $126,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77359. Rentals in 77359 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77359 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 721 100%
 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 82 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 14%
 Households Vacant 83 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 38%
 2 Bedroom 24 30%
 3+ Bedroom 26 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 $36,646 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77359 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 77359 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 77359 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 309 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 23 4%
 No Earnings 249 43%
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 309 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 23 4%
 No Earnings 249 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 244 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 16%
 Worked at Home 16 5%
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 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 143 55%
 High School Graduate 41 16%
 Associate's degree 23 9%
 Bachelor's degree 15 6%
 Master's degree 39 15%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 244 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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