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ZIP Code 77437

Primary City:El Campo, TX (View All Cities)
County: Wharton County
Timezone: Central (11:50pm)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.2, -96.3
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77437

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77437. 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 77437. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77437, 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:
El Campo, TX
Unacceptable:
Hillje, Jones Creek, New Taiton, Sandy Corner, Taiton, West End, West Payne

Stats and Demographics for the 77437 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77437 is located in southeast Texas and covers a large 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 77437 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77437 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,054
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,633
Median Home Value $107,900
Land Area 321.89 sq mi
Water Area 1.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,048
Median Household Income $43,599

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male71070262769552854951746551255160456340029024118913887
Female649692640594499562533468495594634488427319317286230259
Total1,3591,3941,2671,2891,0271,1111,0509331,0071,1451,2381,051827609558475368346

Gender

 Male 8,368 49%
 Female 8,686 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,497 79.1%
 Black Or African American 1,439 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.3%
 Asian 67 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1,711 10.0%
 Two Or More Races 288 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52407609934856577469171
Renter16949435235125215912868
Total2219019611,2851,108736597239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,193 53%
 Single Guardian 1,213 20%
 Singles 1,397 23%
 Singles With Roommate 245 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,691 61%
 Households with Kids 2,357 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male136130132173148152131148123129116124129129140161151138105113
Female12912415012314215314614111014611213413111796129149110110114
Total265254282296290305277289233275228258260246236290300248215227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77437 has a small 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 77437 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 77437 real estate data, the median home value of $107,900 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 77437. Rentals in 77437 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77437 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,914 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,890 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,185 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,973 30%
 Households Vacant 585 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 22.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 76 13.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 13.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 282 48.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 69 5%
 1 Bedroom 216 14%
 2 Bedroom 760 50%
 3+ Bedroom 483 32%
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 $43,599 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77437 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. More commuters in 77437 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 5,438 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,906 23%
 No Earnings 4,276 34%
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 5,438 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,906 23%
 No Earnings 4,276 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,075 94.1%
 Public transportation 41 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 1.2%
 Worked at Home 311 4.1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,589 32.4%
 High School Graduate 2,418 49.3%
 Associate's degree 228 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 486 9.9%
 Master's degree 152 3.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 30 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,373 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 400 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 401 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77437

ZIP Code 77437 is in the El Campo Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77437.

El Campo Middle School
4010 Fm 2765
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Campo Independent School District
Hutchins Elementary
1006 Roberts
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Campo Independent School District
Northside Elementary
2610 Meadow Ln
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Campo Independent School District
Myatt Elementary
501 West Webb
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Campo Independent School District
El Campo High School
600 West Norris St
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Campo Independent School District
St Philip School
302 W Church St
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Presbyterian Preschool
312 Depot St
El Campo, TX 77437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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