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ZIP Code 77461

Primary City:Needville, TX (View All Cities)
County: Fort Bend County
Timezone: Central (4:06pm)
Coordinates:29.4, -95.8
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77461. 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 77461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77461, 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:
Needville, TX
Unacceptable:
Fairchilds, Long Point

Stats and Demographics for the 77461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77461 is located in southeast 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 77461 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 77461 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,679
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,017
Median Home Value $114,900
Land Area 147.84 sq mi
Water Area 2.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,675
Median Household Income $59,220

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male372425456446288303319368324444447356299191118876365
Female3754083964102953223423393564284203592451921391117398
Total747833852856583625661707680872867715544383257198136163

Gender

 Male 5,371 50%
 Female 5,308 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,230 77.1%
 Black Or African American 570 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.5%
 Asian 66 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 1,508 14.1%
 Two Or More Races 249 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2633855482765834919976
Renter5516314712865442521
Total8150170195572339322497

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,260 61%
 Single Guardian 586 16%
 Singles 721 20%
 Singles With Roommate 108 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,164 59%
 Households with Kids 1,511 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male767865957172938810198869383968510494847967
Female89677462658910174798373808377947376897884
Total165145139157136161194162180181159173166173179177170173157151

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77461 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 77461 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 77461 real estate data, the median home value of $114,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77461. Rentals in 77461 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,579 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,746 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,281 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 648 16%
 Households Vacant 342 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 44 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 180 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 9%
 2 Bedroom 302 52%
 3+ Bedroom 221 38%
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 $59,220 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77461 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77461 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. However, that is not the case in 77461. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,836 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,275 17%
 No Earnings 2,398 32%
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 3,836 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,275 17%
 No Earnings 2,398 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,627 98.0%
 Public transportation 6 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 0.5%
 Worked at Home 65 1.4%
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 584 20%
 High School Graduate 1,884 63%
 Associate's degree 131 4%
 Bachelor's degree 269 9%
 Master's degree 49 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 63 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,963 88.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 107 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77461

ZIP Code 77461 is in the Needville Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77461.

Fort Bend County Alternative
16227 Hwy 36
Needville, TX 77461
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Needville Independent School District
Needville Elementary
3600 Margaret St
Needville, TX 77461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Needville Independent School District
Needville Middle School
16319 Fritzella
Needville, TX 77461
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Needville Independent School District
Needville High School
100 Fritzella
Needville, TX 77461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Needville Independent School District
Needville J H
16430 Hwy 36 South
Needville, TX 77461
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Needville Independent School District

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