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ZIP Code 77840

Primary City:College Station, TX (View All Cities)
County: Brazos County
Timezone: Central (2:01am)
Area code: 979 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.61, -96.32
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77840. 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 77840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77840, 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:
College Station, TX
Acceptable:
College Sta

Stats and Demographics for the 77840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77840 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77840 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77840 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 56,171
Population Density 5,015 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,548
Median Home Value $152,000
Land Area 11.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,049
Median Household Income $19,011

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9046154956,09012,9353,2011,497710485403379364281237170988482
Female8805754926,73211,4802,3101,092591451457466383314263217158146134
Total1,7841,19098712,82224,4155,5112,5891,301936860845747595500387256230216

Gender

 Male 29,030 52%
 Female 27,141 48%
Gender

Race

 White 41,583 74.0%
 Black Or African American 4,512 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 230 0.4%
 Asian 5,656 10.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 45 0.1%
 Other Race 2,733 4.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,412 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner570293255400441370237113
Renter11,2724,5671,1896593821718842
Total11,8424,8601,4441,059823541325155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,389 16%
 Single Guardian 2,309 11%
 Singles 7,022 33%
 Singles With Roommate 8,329 40%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18,442 88%
 Households with Kids 2,607 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male18419315014915512612410310792106113949073981531,6824,0843,833
Female17317815215613211710910810912410690908296731511,9144,4983,908
Total3573713023052872432332112162162122031841721691713043,5968,5827,741

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77840 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77840 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 77840 real estate data, the median home value of $152,000 is slightly less than average 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 77840. Rentals in 77840 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,967 81.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 98 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 10,106 18.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,543 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,136 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 18,370 81%
 Households Vacant 1,499 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 992 66%
 Rented & Unoccupied 80 5%
 For Sale Only 58 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 165 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 825 5%
 1 Bedroom 3,653 22%
 2 Bedroom 7,849 46%
 3+ Bedroom 4,651 27%
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 $19,011 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77840 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. Residents in ZIP code 77840 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 77840 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 77840 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. The commute in 77840 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 8,901 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29,834 57%
 No Earnings 13,299 26%
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 8,901 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29,834 57%
 No Earnings 13,299 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,815 75.5%
 Public transportation 1,995 8.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 185 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,263 13.8%
 Worked at Home 335 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 779 9%
 High School Graduate 2,703 32%
 Associate's degree 344 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,356 28%
 Master's degree 1,269 15%
 Professional school degree 187 2%
 Doctorate degree 724 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,819 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 410 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 487 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77840

ZIP Code 77840 is in the College Station Independent School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77840.

College Hills Elementary
1101 Williams St
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: College Station Independent School District
South Knoll Elementary
1220 Boswell St
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: College Station Independent School District
A & M Cons High School
1801 Harvey Mitchell Parkway S
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: College Station Independent School District
Center for Alternative Learning
105 Timber St
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: College Station Independent School District
A & M Consolidated Middle School
105 Holik Dr
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: College Station Independent School District
College Station Jjaep
1812 Welsh Ave
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: College Station Independent School District
College Station High School
1812 Welsh Ave
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: College Station Independent School District
Brazos Valley Adventist School
1350 Earl Rudder Fwy S
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Thomas Early Learning Center
906 George Bush Dr
College Station, TX 77840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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