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ZIP Code 77012

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Harrisburg|East End
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (1:45pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.72, -95.27
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77012. 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 77012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77012, 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:
Houston, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 77012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77012 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 77012 are primarily white. 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77012 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,719
Population Density 5,275 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,952
Median Home Value $82,600
Land Area 3.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,035
Median Household Income $34,975

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 29


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0351,0052,040
5-99578791,836
10-148247841,608
15-198957741,669
20-249667671,733
25-299937531,746
30-349596931,652
35-397846961,480
40-446786271,305
45-497025741,276
50-546455251,170
55-59507465972
60-64390355745
65-69232246478
70-74190188378
75-79104143247
80-8486125211
85 Plus53120173

Gender

 Male 11,000 53%
 Female 9,719 47%
Gender

Race

 White 12,926 62.4%
 Black Or African American 574 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 179 0.9%
 Asian 265 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 5,937 28.7%
 Two Or More Races 836 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2443316359
25-342171,0121,229
35-443709201,290
45-545906881,278
55-64564401965
65-74348163511
75-8421971290
85 Plus9122113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,819 47%
 Single Guardian 1,704 28%
 Singles 1,130 19%
 Singles With Roommate 382 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,104 51%
 Households with Kids 2,931 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1198191389
2217210427
3212221433
4216184400
5207170377
6197193390
7197172369
8184179363
9172165337
10180174354
11165149314
12150157307
13163149312
14166155321
15177128305
16184154338
17179154333
18184164348
19171174345
20187151338

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77012 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77012 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 77012 real estate data, the median home value of $82,600 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 77012. Rentals in 77012 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,604 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,120 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,322 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,593 52%
 Households Vacant 917 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 486 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 29 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 357 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 113 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,454 40%
 2 Bedroom 1,543 43%
 3+ Bedroom 507 14%
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 $34,975 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77012 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, 77012 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 77012 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 6,988 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,909 24%
 No Earnings 5,662 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 6,988 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,909 24%
 No Earnings 5,662 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,484 90%
 Public transportation 376 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 475 5%
 Worked at Home 129 1%
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 4,021 54.4%
 High School Graduate 2,899 39.2%
 Associate's degree 129 1.7%
 Bachelor's degree 317 4.3%
 Master's degree 10 0.1%
 Professional school degree 8 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,508 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 310 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 594 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77012

ZIP Code 77012 is in the Houston Gateway Academy Inc. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77012.

Houston Gateway Academy - Coral Campus
1020 Coral
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston Gateway Academy Inc
Yes Prep - East End Campus
8329 Lawndale St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yes Prep Public Schools Inc
Academic Behavior Center East
7703 South Loop East
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harris County Dept of Ed School District
Houston Gateway Academy Inc Elite College Prep
7310 Bowie
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Gateway Academy Inc
Crespo Elementary
7500 Office City Dr
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Deady Middle School
2500 Broadway St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
De Zavala Elementary
7521 Ave H
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Harris J R Elementary
801 Broadway St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Southmayd Elementary
1800 Coral St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Sanchez Elementary
2700 Berkley St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Davila Elementary
7610 Dahlia St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Milby High School
1601 Broadway St
Houston, TX 77012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District

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