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ZIP Code 77563

Post Office City:Hitchcock, TX (View All Cities)
County: Galveston County
Timezone: Central (8:18pm)
Coordinates:29.3, -95.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 77563

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 77563. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 77563 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:
Hitchcock, TX
Acceptable:
Bayou Vista

Stats and Demographics for the 77563 ZIP Code

ZIP code 77563 is located in southeast Texas and covers a slightly less than average 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 77563 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 77563 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,103
Population Density 173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,421
Median Home Value $105,400
Land Area 52.50 sq mi
Water Area 7.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,641
Median Household Income $50,498

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5342319661
5-9299289588
10-14291262553
15-19299307606
20-24234262496
25-29270298568
30-34252279531
35-39233243476
40-44251268519
45-49352340692
50-54371372743
55-59349388737
60-64295285580
65-69241243484
70-74148169317
75-7997139236
80-8480100180
85 Plus5680136

Gender

 Male 4,460 49%
 Female 4,643 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,016 66.1%
 Black Or African American 2,191 24.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.5%
 Asian 43 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 618 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 187 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2431103134
25-34225282507
35-44302177479
45-54605207812
55-64633157790
65-7444190531
75-8425137288
85 Plus8614100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,610 44%
 Single Guardian 834 23%
 Singles 987 27%
 Singles With Roommate 210 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,520 69%
 Households with Kids 1,121 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16755122
27754131
37059129
46576141
55755112
66260122
76045105
85358111
96771138
107055125
115660116
126960129
13444589
14524294
155158109
166257119
175871129
186967136
195954113
205448102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 77563 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 77563 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 77563 real estate data, the median home value of $105,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77563 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77563 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77563 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,102 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,428 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,146 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,067 24%
 Households Vacant 780 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 181 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 77 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 68 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 292 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 152 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 4%
 1 Bedroom 167 14%
 2 Bedroom 555 46%
 3+ Bedroom 432 36%
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 $50,498 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 77563 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, 77563 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 77563 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 3,387 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,509 20%
 No Earnings 2,672 35%
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 3,387 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,509 20%
 No Earnings 2,672 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,026 95.2%
 Public transportation 14 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 31 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 2.7%
 Worked at Home 43 1.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,005 14.9%
 High School Graduate 4,355 64.5%
 Associate's degree 457 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 651 9.6%
 Master's degree 199 2.9%
 Professional school degree 63 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,709 85.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 137 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 77563

ZIP Code 77563 is in the following school districts: Hitchcock Independent School District and Private. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 77563.

Stewart Elementary
7013 Stewart
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hitchcock Independent School District
Hitchcock Headstart
5701 F M 2004
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hitchcock Independent School District
Hitchcock Pri
5901 Fm 2004
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hitchcock Independent School District
Crosby Middle School
7801 Neville
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Hitchcock Independent School District
Hitchcock High School
6625 Fm 2004
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hitchcock Independent School District
Galveston County J J a E P
8117 Hwy 6
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Hitchcock Independent School District
Our Lady of Lourdes School
10114 Highway 6
Hitchcock, TX 77563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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