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ZIP Code 77493

Primary City:Katy, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Katy
County: Waller County
Timezone: Central (6:15pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.85, -95.84
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77493

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77493. 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 77493. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77493, 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:
Katy, TX
Acceptable:
Park Row

Stats and Demographics for the 77493 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77493 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 77493 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 an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77493 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,104
Population Density 400 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,643
Median Home Value $148,900
Land Area 57.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,296
Median Household Income $78,452

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9209751,0721,11167374476982581687184367045130318915410261
Female84188798495657673478888392796084767848136425117912495
Total1,7611,8622,0562,0671,2491,4781,5571,7081,7431,8311,6901,348932667440333226156

Gender

 Male 11,549 50%
 Female 11,555 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,588 76.1%
 Black Or African American 1,482 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 143 0.6%
 Asian 549 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 2,673 11.6%
 Two Or More Races 660 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner678501,3441,6411,18656729368
Renter78344373277118453312
Total1451,1941,7171,9181,30461232680

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,817 66%
 Single Guardian 1,279 18%
 Singles 931 13%
 Singles With Roommate 269 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,735 51%
 Households with Kids 3,561 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male191168204163175203193200204195213220212232234268267190152161
Female199148175171176159177185190199190188209198211195214202134135
Total390316379334351362370385394394403408421430445463481392286296

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77493 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77493 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 77493 real estate data, the median home value of $148,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77493 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77493 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77493 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,969 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 90 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 45 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,728 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,288 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,280 17%
 Households Vacant 347 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 80 23.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2.0%
 For Sale Only 115 33.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 9.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 27.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 145 10%
 2 Bedroom 359 24%
 3+ Bedroom 985 66%
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 $78,452 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77493 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. Most commuters in 77493 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,988 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,092 23%
 No Earnings 4,484 26%
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 8,988 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,092 23%
 No Earnings 4,484 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,632 89.9%
 Public transportation 216 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 458 3.9%
 Worked at Home 501 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 936 13.3%
 High School Graduate 3,765 53.5%
 Associate's degree 450 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,357 19.3%
 Master's degree 436 6.2%
 Professional school degree 54 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 39 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,922 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 512 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 587 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77493

ZIP Code 77493 is in the Katy Independent School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77493.

Opport Awareness Center
1732 Katyland Dr
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Katy Independent School District
Aristoi Classical Academy
5618 West 11th
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aristoi Classical Academy
Katy Elementary
5726 George Bush Ave
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Katy Independent School District
Katy J H
5350 Franz Rd
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Katy Independent School District
Zelma Hutsell Elementary
5360 Franz Rd
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Katy Independent School District
Robert King Elementary
1901 Charlton House Ln
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Katy Independent School District
Project Tyke
1736 Katyland Dr
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Katy Independent School District
Arthur Miller Career Center
1734 Katyland Dr
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Katy Independent School District
Raines High School
1732 Katyland Dr
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Katy Independent School District
Faith West Academy
2225 Porter Rd
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mirus Academy
906 Avenue a
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Katy Adventist Christian School
1913 East Ave
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Royal Christian Academy
5900 Avenue D
Katy, TX 77493
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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