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ZIP Code 77554

Primary City:Galveston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Galveston
County: Galveston County
Timezone: Central (3:51pm)
Area code: 409 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.2, -95.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77554

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77554. 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 77554. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77554, 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:
Galveston, TX
Acceptable:
Jamaica Beach, Tiki Island
Unacceptable:
West Galveston

Stats and Demographics for the 77554 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77554 is located in southeast 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 77554 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely 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 77554 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,863
Population Density 250 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,546
Median Home Value $247,800
Land Area 35.40 sq mi
Water Area 28.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,935
Median Household Income $64,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1141461715025651951781811933624024244243162091277239
Female1271201513484051911351572423824304513912701891127270
Total241266322850970386313338435744832875815586398239144109

Gender

 Male 4,620 52%
 Female 4,243 48%
Gender

Race

 White 7,938 89.6%
 Black Or African American 244 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.5%
 Asian 222 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 215 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 199 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner135823667782354722744
Renter34629618222015883196
Total35935441889798163024650

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,922 49%
 Single Guardian 307 8%
 Singles 1,303 33%
 Singles With Roommate 403 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,300 84%
 Households with Kids 635 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2729211617343127373333283542372745132261158
Female2523233517222919333536292328333427107147102
Total5252445134566046706869575870706172239408260

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77554 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 77554 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 77554 real estate data, the median home value of $247,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77554. Rentals in 77554 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77554 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,013 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 61 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 773 8.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,620 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,005 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,310 14%
 Households Vacant 5,611 59%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 474 8.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 46 0.8%
 For Sale Only 400 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 54 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4,520 80.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 2.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 2%
 1 Bedroom 644 46%
 2 Bedroom 464 33%
 3+ Bedroom 263 19%
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 $64,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77554 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 77554 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,942 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,436 31%
 No Earnings 2,459 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 2,942 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,436 31%
 No Earnings 2,459 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,689 88.2%
 Public transportation 47 1.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 187 4.5%
 Worked at Home 246 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 77554 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 82 3%
 High School Graduate 1,339 43%
 Associate's degree 222 7%
 Bachelor's degree 844 27%
 Master's degree 272 9%
 Professional school degree 167 5%
 Doctorate degree 174 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 658 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 148 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 4.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77554

ZIP Code 77554 is in the Galveston Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77554.

Oppe Elementary
2915 81st St
Galveston, TX 77554
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Galveston Independent School District

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