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ZIP Code 77371

Primary City:Shepherd, TX (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:01pm)
Coordinates:30.5, -95.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77371

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77371. 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 77371. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77371, 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:
Shepherd, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77371 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77371 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 77371 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77371 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,665
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,159
Median Home Value $67,800
Land Area 127.20 sq mi
Water Area 2.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,684
Median Household Income $38,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male307282304303234201213198224282325265207184116835424
Female275310296302200216224241240271310249213185129856647
Total58259260060543441743743946455363551442036924516812071

Gender

 Male 3,806 50%
 Female 3,859 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,213 81.1%
 Black Or African American 678 8.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.6%
 Asian 58 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 496 6.5%
 Two Or More Races 166 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4121532151148431817234
Renter561201201158366253
Total9733544162656738419737

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,385 52%
 Single Guardian 552 21%
 Singles 621 23%
 Singles With Roommate 126 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,632 61%
 Households with Kids 1,052 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6574625752466852645362695862606469694139
Female4653546061635263716147556073666068495945
Total11112711611711310912011513511410912411813512612413711810084

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77371 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77371 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 77371 real estate data, the median home value of $67,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77371 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77371 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77371 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,591 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 74 1%
 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 833 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,263 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 588 19%
 Households Vacant 475 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 10.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 23 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 86 18.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 295 62.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 55 8%
 2 Bedroom 352 53%
 3+ Bedroom 257 39%
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 $38,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77371 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 77371. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,156 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,542 25%
 No Earnings 2,558 41%
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 2,156 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,542 25%
 No Earnings 2,558 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,748 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 2%
 Worked at Home 53 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 695 28.3%
 High School Graduate 1,642 67.0%
 Associate's degree 45 1.8%
 Bachelor's degree 51 2.1%
 Master's degree 13 0.5%
 Professional school degree 6 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,692 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 291 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77371

ZIP Code 77371 is in the Shepherd Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77371.

Shepherd Pri
10300 Hwy 150
Shepherd, TX 77371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shepherd Independent School District
Shepherd Middle School
1401 South Byrd Ave
Shepherd, TX 77371
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Shepherd Independent School District
Shepherd Int
420 Railroad Ave
Shepherd, TX 77371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shepherd Independent School District
Shepherd High School
1 Pirate Ln
Shepherd, TX 77371
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shepherd Independent School District

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