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ZIP Code 77498

Primary City:Sugar Land, TX (View All Cities)
County: Fort Bend County
Timezone: Central (7:05pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.64, -95.65
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77498

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77498. 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 77498. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77498, 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:
Sugar Land, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77498 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77498 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77498 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 an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77498 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,906
Population Density 3,223 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,554
Median Home Value $159,100
Land Area 15.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,948
Median Household Income $72,232

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8181,9842,1932,2191,8711,6151,5321,7571,8761,9671,9951,5891,09764538223513295
Female1,6191,9772,0281,9781,3901,4851,7512,0521,9692,1312,0041,5961,115670457313216153
Total3,4373,9614,2214,1973,2613,1003,2833,8093,8454,0983,9993,1852,2121,315839548348248

Gender

 Male 25,002 50%
 Female 24,904 50%
Gender

Race

 White 20,937 42.0%
 Black Or African American 7,956 15.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 218 0.4%
 Asian 14,950 30.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 3,996 8.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,821 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner661,1012,9173,7912,69696035285
Renter212894835596291875015
Total2781,9953,7524,3872,9871,047402100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,840 66%
 Single Guardian 2,693 18%
 Singles 1,951 13%
 Singles With Roommate 464 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,436 50%
 Households with Kids 7,512 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male346353389388350400405394435415448404450476452489499399380380
Female320330342344373388423369424419422383387417470409411396292306
Total666683731732723788828763859834870787837893922898910795672686

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77498 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 77498 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 77498 real estate data, the median home value of $159,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77498 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77498 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77498 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,891 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 932 1.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,533 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,435 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,980 19%
 Households Vacant 606 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 170 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 174 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 566 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,729 40%
 3+ Bedroom 2,070 47%
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 $72,232 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77498 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. However, that is not the case in 77498. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19,768 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,726 19%
 No Earnings 12,406 31%
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 19,768 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,726 19%
 No Earnings 12,406 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,881 93.5%
 Public transportation 336 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 365 1.4%
 Worked at Home 945 3.7%
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 2,032 13%
 High School Graduate 7,481 47%
 Associate's degree 674 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,601 23%
 Master's degree 1,477 9%
 Professional school degree 355 2%
 Doctorate degree 150 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,487 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,261 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 952 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77498

ZIP Code 77498 is in the Fort Bend Independent School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77498.

M R Wood Center for Learning
138 Ave F
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Lakeview Elementary
314 Lakeview Dr
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Townewest Elementary
13927 Old Richmond Rd
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Sugar Mill Elementary
13707 Jess Pirtle Blvd
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Macario Garcia Middle School
18550 Old Richmond Rd
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Oyster Creek Elementary
16425 Mellow Oaks Ln
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Rita Drabek Elementary
11325 Lake Woodbridge Dr
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Kempner High School
14777 Voss Rd
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Stephen F Austin High School
3434 Pheasant Creek Dr
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Cambridge Montessori School
6380 Highway 90a
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Theresa Catholic School
705 St Theresa Blvd
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fellowship Christian Academy
16425a Old Richmond Rd
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Park Point Montessori
11124 S Highway 6
Sugar Land, TX 77498
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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