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ZIP Code 77705

Primary City:Beaumont, TX (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (11:25am)
Area code: 409 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.9, -94.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77705. 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 77705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77705, 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
Acceptable:
Taylor Landing, Taylor Lndg
Unacceptable:
Cheek, Fannett

Stats and Demographics for the 77705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77705 is located in east Texas and covers a large 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 77705 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77705 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,475
Population Density 171 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,439
Median Home Value $71,000
Land Area 237.25 sq mi
Water Area 16.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,187
Median Household Income $34,356

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8999549581,8822,7572,7962,8012,5032,2412,2231,9051,320908536363266199127
Female9059419581,5991,578903900812867994994903657532440327288239
Total1,8041,8951,9163,4814,3353,6993,7013,3153,1083,2172,8992,2231,5651,068803593487366

Gender

 Male 25,638 63%
 Female 14,837 37%
Gender

Race

 White 15,243 37.7%
 Black Or African American 19,808 48.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 299 0.7%
 Asian 791 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.0%
 Other Race 3,649 9.0%
 Two Or More Races 667 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner904769251,4021,378980693233
Renter5821,0567737794831989841
Total6721,5321,6982,1811,8611,178791274

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,073 40%
 Single Guardian 2,775 27%
 Singles 2,692 26%
 Singles With Roommate 647 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,633 65%
 Households with Kids 3,554 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167166183203213183193167198184203166206199214302297438631563
Female178200161174188181188199185183194171214196204200198426571438
Total3453663443774013643813663833673973374203954185024958641,2021,001

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77705 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77705 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 77705 real estate data, the median home value of $71,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77705 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77705 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77705 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,625 65.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 11,688 28.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 207 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,949 4.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,832 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,345 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,010 35%
 Households Vacant 1,252 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 487 38.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.2%
 For Sale Only 75 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 93 7.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 6.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 501 40.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 213 5%
 1 Bedroom 858 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,453 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,451 37%
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 $34,356 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77705 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 77705 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 8,937 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,675 25%
 No Earnings 17,156 49%
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 8,937 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,675 25%
 No Earnings 17,156 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,537 89.2%
 Public transportation 219 2.0%
 Taxicab 33 0.3%
 Motorcycle 36 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 668 6.3%
 Worked at Home 194 1.8%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5,112 26.5%
 High School Graduate 12,082 62.7%
 Associate's degree 745 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 884 4.6%
 Master's degree 296 1.5%
 Professional school degree 76 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 76 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,118 86.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 329 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 444 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77705

ZIP Code 77705 is in the Beaumont Independent School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77705.

Odom Middle School
2550 West Virginia Ave
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
South Park Middle School
4500 Highland Ave
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Pietzsch/Mac Arthur Elementary
4301 Highland Ave
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Blanchette Elementary
2550 Sarah St
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Bingman Pk
5265 South Kenneth St
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Southerland Pk
1965 Southerland St
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Hamshire-Fannett Elementary
23395 Burrell Wingate Rd
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamshire-Fannett Independent School District
Hamshire-Fannett Int
11407 Dugat Rd
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hamshire-Fannett Independent School District
Jefferson County Youth Academy
5030
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Ozen High School
3443 Fannett Rd
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beaumont Independent School District
Hamshire-Fannett Middle School
11375 Dugat Rd
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Hamshire-Fannett Independent School District
Jefferson County Youth Academy
5030 Hwy 69s
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Nederland Independent School District
Jefferson County Youth Academy
5030
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Port Arthur Independent School District
Our Mother of Mercy Catholic School
3390 Sarah St
Beaumont, TX 77705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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