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ZIP Code 77442

Primary City:Garwood, TX (View All Cities)
County: Colorado County
Timezone: Central (5:08pm)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.4, -96.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77442. 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 77442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77442, 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:
Garwood, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77442 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 77442 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 single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77442 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,137
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 633
Median Home Value $141,900
Land Area 192.92 sq mi
Water Area 2.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 453
Median Household Income $35,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male293438403332252439376139253531241911
Female324138371531282033435135342923331127
Total6175767748635344728011274596454573038

Gender

 Male 576 51%
 Female 561 49%
Gender

Race

 White 892 78.5%
 Black Or African American 163 14.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 71 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner231368465695129
Renter413201897123
Total6445610274766332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 239 53%
 Single Guardian 67 15%
 Singles 127 28%
 Singles With Roommate 20 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 324 72%
 Households with Kids 129 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male475411741117671263991272
Female1056311411698785103119773
Total141211722111572015131517166201819145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77442 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77442 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 77442 real estate data, the median home value of $141,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77442. Rentals in 77442 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,137 100%
 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 110 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 257 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 86 14%
 Households Vacant 180 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 3.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 11 6.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 91 50.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 36.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 13%
 2 Bedroom 34 30%
 3+ Bedroom 65 57%
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 $35,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77442 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77442 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 77442 can expect to fall in that range. 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 405 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 147 19%
 No Earnings 214 28%
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 405 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 147 19%
 No Earnings 214 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 509 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 62 20%
 High School Graduate 176 56%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 74 23%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 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 192 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77442

ZIP Code 77442 is in the Rice Cisd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77442.

Garwood Elementary
7827 Hwy 71 South
Garwood, TX 77442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rice Cisd School District
West Brazos J H
111 Roustabout Dr
Brazoria, TX 77442
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Columbia-Brazoria Independent School District

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