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ZIP Code 77036

Post Office City:Houston, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Sharpstown
County: Harris County
Timezone: Central (4:35pm)
Area code: 713 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.69, -95.53
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77036

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 77036. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 77036 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Houston, TX
Unacceptable:
Sharpstown

Stats and Demographics for the 77036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77036 is located in eastern Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 77036 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 77036 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 71,969
Population Density 10,113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 30,117
Median Home Value $113,900
Land Area 7.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 24,878
Median Household Income $28,266

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 30


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 53,8403,6107,450
5-93,1582,8135,971
10-142,3772,2744,651
15-192,4652,1514,616
20-243,6602,9496,609
25-294,2563,2137,469
30-343,8283,0596,887
35-393,1992,6565,855
40-442,5892,1354,724
45-492,2211,9634,184
50-541,8761,7303,606
55-591,3551,4322,787
60-649491,0582,007
65-696938131,506
70-745126471,159
75-79402547949
80-84341450791
85 Plus280468748

Gender

 Male 38,001 53%
 Female 33,968 47%
Gender

Race

 White 28,218 39.2%
 Black Or African American 12,398 17.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 809 1.1%
 Asian 10,252 14.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 123 0.2%
 Other Race 16,538 23.0%
 Two Or More Races 3,631 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24712,0152,086
25-344496,0106,459
35-448924,8445,736
45-541,2123,4554,667
55-641,1241,7222,846
65-747807571,537
75-846434461,089
85 Plus169289458

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,360 38%
 Single Guardian 6,963 28%
 Singles 6,481 26%
 Singles With Roommate 2,074 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,664 59%
 Households with Kids 10,214 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17657471,512
28067451,551
37756611,436
46446841,328
57116321,343
66255911,216
76505571,207
86045021,106
95685311,099
105305131,043
11496463959
12470432902
13467437904
14414429843
15429431860
16462396858
17492432924
18490423913
195924691,061
206564841,140

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77036 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77036 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 77036 real estate data, the median home value of $113,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77036 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77036 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 71,580 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 275 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 114 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,838 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,502 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 19,538 65%
 Households Vacant 5,239 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4,552 86.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 55 1.0%
 For Sale Only 151 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 1.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 399 7.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 605 3%
 1 Bedroom 8,637 48%
 2 Bedroom 7,140 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,784 10%
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 $28,266 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77036 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 77036 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 77036 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.

For more information, see Houston, TX incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,204 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,985 32%
 No Earnings 16,067 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 17,204 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,985 32%
 No Earnings 16,067 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 25,833 86.4%
 Public transportation 1,596 5.3%
 Taxicab 16 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,405 4.7%
 Worked at Home 1,052 3.5%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 16,438 42.1%
 High School Graduate 14,771 37.9%
 Associate's degree 1,495 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 4,675 12.0%
 Master's degree 1,154 3.0%
 Professional school degree 277 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 190 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 12,692 77.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 290 1.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 3,328 20.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77036

ZIP Code 77036 is in the following school districts: Yes Prep Public Schools Inc, Houston Independent School District, Alief Independent School District, and Private. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77036.

Yes Prep - West
10535 Harwin Dr
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yes Prep Public Schools Inc
Sharpstown International School
8330 Triola
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston Independent School District
Bush Elementary
9730 Stroud Dr
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alief Independent School District
Collins Elementary
9829 Town Park Dr
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alief Independent School District
Best Elementary
10000 Centre Pkwy
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alief Independent School District
Neff Ecc
8200 Carvel Ln
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
White E Elementary
9001 Triola Ln
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
Neff Elementary
8301 Neff St
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston Independent School District
St Agnes Academy School
9000 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Francis De Sales School
8100 Roos Rd
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Strake Jesuit College Prep School
8900 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Marian High School (nti Career Institute)
9896 Bissonnet St Suite 230
Houston, TX 77036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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