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ZIP Code 77562

Primary City:Highlands, TX (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (5:39am)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.83, -95.05
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77562

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77562. 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 77562. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77562, 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:
Highlands, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77562 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77562 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 77562 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77562 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,459
Population Density 705 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,095
Median Home Value $95,900
Land Area 14.84 sq mi
Water Area 3.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,765
Median Household Income $57,394

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3873484244173343223073303344214233642741841321055742
Female3573443624023343323313243593804223872841831701218379
Total744692786819668654638654693801845751558367302226140121

Gender

 Male 5,205 50%
 Female 5,254 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,429 80.6%
 Black Or African American 681 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.8%
 Asian 38 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 959 9.2%
 Two Or More Races 272 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4830947173866635921358
Renter91215207167104554024
Total13952467890577041425382

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,984 53%
 Single Guardian 782 21%
 Singles 806 21%
 Singles With Roommate 193 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,361 63%
 Households with Kids 1,404 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7289747066808252689075898783827688819068
Female7581695963746378667967657972777686857874
Total147170143129129154145130134169142154166155159152174166168142

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77562 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 77562 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 77562 real estate data, the median home value of $95,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77562 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77562 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77562 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,438 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 21 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 1,596 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,266 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 903 22%
 Households Vacant 330 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 106 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 48 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 106 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 5%
 1 Bedroom 22 2%
 2 Bedroom 261 29%
 3+ Bedroom 585 64%
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 $57,394 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77562 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, 77562 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 77562 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,570 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,923 23%
 No Earnings 2,784 34%
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 3,570 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,923 23%
 No Earnings 2,784 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,611 97.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 1.1%
 Worked at Home 38 0.8%
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 654 20.6%
 High School Graduate 2,038 64.1%
 Associate's degree 266 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 130 4.1%
 Master's degree 77 2.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,191 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 2.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 335 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77562

ZIP Code 77562 is in the Goose Creek Cisd School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77562.

Highlands Elementary
200 East Wallisville Rd
Highlands, TX 77562
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goose Creek Cisd School District
Highlands J H
1212 East Wallisville Rd
Highlands, TX 77562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Goose Creek Cisd School District
Hopper Pri
405 East Houston
Highlands, TX 77562
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goose Creek Cisd School District
The Chinquapin School
2615 E Wallisville Rd
Highlands, TX 77562
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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