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ZIP Code 77656

Primary City:Silsbee, TX (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (7:13pm)
Coordinates:30.3, -94.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77656

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77656. 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 77656. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77656, 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:
Silsbee, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77656 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77656 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly higher 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 77656 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 a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77656 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,110
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,256
Median Home Value $84,900
Land Area 157.28 sq mi
Water Area 2.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,520
Median Household Income $45,851

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male63059466358046646748843853760063153649036627118713293
Female574575616560529482573535536634663638512444320267253230
Total1,2041,1691,2791,1409959491,0619731,0731,2341,2941,1741,002810591454385323

Gender

 Male 8,169 48%
 Female 8,941 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,136 82.6%
 Black Or African American 2,336 13.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.4%
 Asian 71 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 276 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 223 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1045588021,0851,043797483147
Renter150341292289222978327
Total2548991,0941,3741,265894566174

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,457 53%
 Single Guardian 1,247 19%
 Singles 1,561 24%
 Singles With Roommate 255 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,143 64%
 Households with Kids 2,377 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1291251351181081201111301251451381231251321041281579497112
Female10011811811411411510011013613911412611612112411513511175106
Total229243253232222235211240261284252249241253228243292205172218

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77656 has a slightly less than average 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 77656 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 77656 real estate data, the median home value of $84,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 77656. Rentals in 77656 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77656 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,860 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 232 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,280 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,739 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,501 21%
 Households Vacant 736 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 238 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 70 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 87 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 317 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 2%
 1 Bedroom 117 7%
 2 Bedroom 687 41%
 3+ Bedroom 843 50%
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 $45,851 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77656 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77656 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. However, that is not the case in 77656. 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 5,512 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,819 20%
 No Earnings 5,433 39%
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 5,512 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,819 20%
 No Earnings 5,433 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,091 96.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 112 1.5%
 Worked at Home 116 1.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 854 15.5%
 High School Graduate 3,625 65.6%
 Associate's degree 439 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 392 7.1%
 Master's degree 150 2.7%
 Professional school degree 46 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,815 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 317 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 401 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77656

ZIP Code 77656 is in the Silsbee Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77656.

John H Kirby Elementary
1205 North 5th St
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Silsbee Independent School District
Read-Turrentine Elementary
730 South 7th St
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Silsbee Independent School District
Edwards-Johnson Memorial Middle School
1140 Hwy 327 East
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Silsbee Independent School District
Laura Reeves Elementary
695 Woodrow Rd
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Silsbee Independent School District
Silsbee High School
1575 Hwy 96 North
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Silsbee Independent School District
Hardin County Alternative Ed
415 Hwy 327 West
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Silsbee Independent School District
First Baptist Academy
350 Highway 96 S
Silsbee, TX 77656
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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