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ZIP Code 77470

Primary City:Rock Island, TX (View All Cities)
County: Colorado County
Timezone: Central (8:17pm)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.530, -96.575
ZIP (~1000 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77470

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77470. 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 77470. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77470, 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:
Rock Island, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77470 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less 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 77470 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77470 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 338
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 197
Median Home Value $63,300
Land Area 28.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 140
Median Household Income $34,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7918179751615910121279852
Female610118761299111313111310255
Total13192925161317252420232523201910107

Gender

 Male 177 52%
 Female 161 48%
Gender

Race

 White 299 88%
 Black Or African American 6 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 23 7%
 Two Or More Races 10 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2619212421167
Renter23554320
Total4924262824187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 70 50%
 Single Guardian 16 11%
 Singles 48 34%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 98 70%
 Households with Kids 42 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13012222141751354321
Female02213222120333122121
Total152254442611084476442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77470 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77470 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 77470 real estate data, the median home value of $63,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77470 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 338 100%
 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 23 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 93 47%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 12%
 Households Vacant 57 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $34,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77470 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77470 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 77470 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 64 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 4%
 No Earnings 110 61%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 64 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 4%
 No Earnings 110 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 71 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 39 68%
 High School Graduate 18 32%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 100%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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