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ZIP Code 77023

Primary City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lawndale|East End
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (7:20pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.72, -95.31
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77023

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 77023. 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 77023. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 77023, 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 77023 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77023 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 77023 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77023 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,998
Population Density 5,322 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,646
Median Home Value $102,700
Land Area 5.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,129
Median Household Income $36,033

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,2711,3152,586
5-91,2001,1272,327
10-141,0651,0262,091
15-191,1011,0152,116
20-241,3481,1112,459
25-291,3721,1902,562
30-341,2801,0542,334
35-391,1659262,091
40-449628571,819
45-499408951,835
50-549378571,794
55-597877861,573
60-646065731,179
65-69364407771
70-74215311526
75-79167222389
80-84107191298
85 Plus77171248

Gender

 Male 14,964 52%
 Female 14,034 48%
Gender

Race

 White 17,875 61.6%
 Black Or African American 696 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 274 0.9%
 Asian 302 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 8,683 29.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,151 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2446473519
25-344361,3641,800
35-447541,1561,910
45-541,0409101,950
55-641,0415631,604
65-74551225776
75-84320100420
85 Plus12327150

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,079 45%
 Single Guardian 2,313 25%
 Singles 2,058 23%
 Singles With Roommate 679 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,239 57%
 Households with Kids 3,890 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1269267536
2248269517
3228249477
4261246507
5259228487
6246243489
7241219460
8216217433
9238220458
10245231476
11240218458
12173216389
13198179377
14209182391
15202186388
16206209415
17230217447
18236191427
19227212439
20265215480

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77023 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77023 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 77023 real estate data, the median home value of $102,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77023 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77023 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77023 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,896 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 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 88 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,297 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,014 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,818 45%
 Households Vacant 1,517 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 941 62.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 40 2.6%
 For Sale Only 59 3.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 2.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 399 26.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 430 9%
 1 Bedroom 2,081 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,666 33%
 3+ Bedroom 881 17%
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 $36,033 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 77023 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 77023 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 77023 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,914 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,311 24%
 No Earnings 7,334 33%
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 9,914 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,311 24%
 No Earnings 7,334 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,769 86.7%
 Public transportation 462 3.4%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 123 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,041 7.7%
 Worked at Home 160 1.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,577 48.3%
 High School Graduate 3,467 36.6%
 Associate's degree 274 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 914 9.7%
 Master's degree 155 1.6%
 Professional school degree 50 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,553 84.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 192 2.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 802 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77023

ZIP Code 77023 is in the George I Sanchez Charter School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77023.

George I Sanchez High School
6001 Gulf Fwy Bldg B3
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: George I Sanchez Charter School District
Kipp East End
5402 Lawndale
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kipp Inc Charter School District
Kipp Intrepid Preparatory School
5402 Lawndale St
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kipp Inc Charter School District
Henderson J Elementary
1800 Dismuke
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Jackson Middle School
5100 Polk St
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Lantrip Elementary
100 Telephone Rd
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Carrillo Elementary
960 South Wayside Dr
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Cage Elementary
4528 Leeland St
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Project Chrysalis Middle School
4528 Leeland
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Austin High School
1700 Dumble
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Eastwood Academy
1315 Dumble
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston Independent School District
Queen of Peace School
2320 Oakcliff St
Houston, TX 77023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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