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ZIP Code 77434

Primary City:Eagle Lake, TX (View All Cities)
County: Colorado County
Timezone: Central (7:13pm)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.6, -96.3
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77434

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77434. 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 77434. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77434, 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:
Eagle Lake, TX
Unacceptable:
Elm Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 77434 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77434 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 77434 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77434 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,816
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,111
Median Home Value $62,900
Land Area 190.95 sq mi
Water Area 5.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,750
Median Household Income $35,105

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2081771991901381421351361451711591531249489494338
Female16219518618113216413912114516717614513711790744847
Total3703723853712703062742572903383352982612111791239185

Gender

 Male 2,390 50%
 Female 2,426 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,740 56.9%
 Black Or African American 1,282 26.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.9%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 607 12.6%
 Two Or More Races 136 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1212016925526220313449
Renter461199610985522613
Total5823926536434725516062

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 795 45%
 Single Guardian 434 25%
 Singles 461 26%
 Singles With Roommate 60 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,081 62%
 Households with Kids 669 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4437573134334037334543403734353850333426
Female3328333439443135463934333842364040392629
Total7765906573777172798477737576717890726055

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77434 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77434 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 77434 real estate data, the median home value of $62,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77434 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77434 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77434 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,816 100%
 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 483 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 721 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 546 26%
 Households Vacant 361 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 21.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 18 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 6.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 17.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 49.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 72 12%
 1 Bedroom 36 6%
 2 Bedroom 218 35%
 3+ Bedroom 299 48%
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 $35,105 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77434 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 77434 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,577 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 14%
 No Earnings 1,436 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 1,577 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 14%
 No Earnings 1,436 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,673 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 2%
 Worked at Home 91 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. 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 460 33%
 High School Graduate 852 60%
 Associate's degree 27 2%
 Bachelor's degree 58 4%
 Master's degree 17 1%
 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 838 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 266 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77434

ZIP Code 77434 is in the Rice Cisd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77434.

Eagle Lake Int
701 Tate Ave
Eagle Lake, TX 77434
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rice Cisd School District
Eagle Lake Pri
600 Johnnie D Hutchins
Eagle Lake, TX 77434
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rice Cisd School District

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