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ZIP Code 77447

Primary City:Hockley, TX (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:20am)
Coordinates:30.1, -95.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77447

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77447. 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 77447. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77447, 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:
Hockley, TX
Unacceptable:
Hockley Mine

Stats and Demographics for the 77447 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77447 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 77447 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77447 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,872
Population Density 119 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,252
Median Home Value $120,700
Land Area 99.87 sq mi
Water Area 2.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,892
Median Household Income $65,682

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male431452516496339337366376419455491391331241113654432
Female467495513461324359369397414444511384308213116855859
Total8989471,0299576636967357738338991,00277563945422915010291

Gender

 Male 5,895 50%
 Female 5,977 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,926 75.2%
 Black Or African American 904 7.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.8%
 Asian 65 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 1,577 13.3%
 Two Or More Races 296 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5137261390171837014741
Renter611631941317043143
Total1125358071,03278841316144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,480 64%
 Single Guardian 620 16%
 Singles 624 16%
 Singles With Roommate 168 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,254 58%
 Households with Kids 1,638 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9889599110374879197105104111108881121071011027485
Female819310393102901109010391108101991141089491937567
Total179182162184205164197181200196212212207202220201192195149152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77447 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77447 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 77447 real estate data, the median home value of $120,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77447 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77447 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77447 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,728 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 80 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 64 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,222 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 991 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 679 16%
 Households Vacant 360 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 26.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2.2%
 For Sale Only 79 21.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 13.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 31.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 4%
 1 Bedroom 47 8%
 2 Bedroom 114 20%
 3+ Bedroom 375 67%
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 $65,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77447 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. In 77447 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 4,054 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,161 23%
 No Earnings 3,313 35%
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 4,054 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,161 23%
 No Earnings 3,313 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,016 94.5%
 Public transportation 28 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 2.0%
 Worked at Home 158 3.0%
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 710 19.0%
 High School Graduate 2,269 60.6%
 Associate's degree 257 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 394 10.5%
 Master's degree 82 2.2%
 Professional school degree 8 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,111 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 269 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 473 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77447

ZIP Code 77447 is in the Waller Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77447.

Roberts Road Elementary
24920 Zube Rd
Hockley, TX 77447
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waller Independent School District
Evelyn Turlington Elementary
23400 Hegar Rd
Hockley, TX 77447
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waller Independent School District

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