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ZIP Code 77701

Primary City:Beaumont, TX (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (1:58pm)
Area code: 409 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.05, -94.07
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77701. 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 77701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77701, 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:
Beaumont, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77701 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 77701 are primarily black or African American. 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77701 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,674
Population Density 2,125 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,207
Median Home Value $52,000
Land Area 6.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,378
Median Household Income $30,316

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5845645216005385465104393835365234603422471931488778
Female570547518546465491462449430487527451378314228189151172
Total1,1541,1111,0391,1461,0031,0379728888131,0231,050911720561421337238250

Gender

 Male 7,299 50%
 Female 7,375 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,012 20.5%
 Black Or African American 8,212 56.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.7%
 Asian 360 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2,649 18.1%
 Two Or More Races 336 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner29206387582606463288110
Renter18760949152841224115089
Total2168158781,1101,018704438199

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,721 32%
 Single Guardian 1,613 30%
 Singles 1,735 32%
 Singles With Roommate 309 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,443 64%
 Households with Kids 1,935 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male125127104123111106106120121961088994134122116104144114105
Female11611211211711910412094110118819812299119102109113103106
Total241239216240230210226214231214189187216233241218213257217211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77701 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77701 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 77701 real estate data, the median home value of $52,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77701 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77701 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,361 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 309 2.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 938 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,733 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,707 44%
 Households Vacant 829 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 310 37.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 3.0%
 For Sale Only 37 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 2.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 403 48.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 165 7%
 1 Bedroom 488 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,030 42%
 3+ Bedroom 742 31%
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 $30,316 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77701 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. More commuters in 77701 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,858 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,922 24%
 No Earnings 5,170 43%
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 3,858 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,922 24%
 No Earnings 5,170 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,913 88.1%
 Public transportation 118 2.1%
 Taxicab 29 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 240 4.3%
 Worked at Home 274 4.9%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,737 37.1%
 High School Graduate 2,573 55.0%
 Associate's degree 106 2.3%
 Bachelor's degree 198 4.2%
 Master's degree 52 1.1%
 Professional school degree 16 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,918 87.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 77 2.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 349 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77701

ZIP Code 77701 is in the Ehrhart School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77701.

Ehrhart School
3380 Fannin St
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ehrhart School District
M L King Middle School
1400 Ave a
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Fletcher Elementary
1050 Ave East
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Fehl-Price Elementary
3350 Blanchette St
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Charlton-Pollard Elementary
825 Jackson St
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Jefferson County J J a E P
1149 Pearl St
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Hamshire-Fannett Independent School District
Jefferson County J J a E P
1149 Pearl St
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Port Neches-Groves Independent School District
St Anthony Cathedral Basilica School
850 Forsythe St
Beaumont, TX 77701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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