Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:21077
Racial Majority:African American 65.57%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 62.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.36%
Median Household Income$46456
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38861
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Harris
Elevation Range46 - 56 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.61414909, -95.39144897

Zip Code 77047 Description

Zip Code 77047 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77047 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77047 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77047 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Pearland, TX, . Zip code 77047 is within area code 832, area code 281 and area code 713. 77047 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77047 is 4.36% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77047 increased to 21077 from 11112 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77047 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 77047 public schools is Black. 91.8% of students in 77047 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1551 6.67% 1429 +9%
 Black Or African American 15250 65.57% 13870 +10%
 Hispanic 5355 23.03% 4928 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.11% 34 -26%
 Asian 537 2.31% 563 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 40 0% 40 -100%
 Two Or More Races 207 2.31% 207 +160%

Zip Code 77047 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.2%
 Black Or African American 62.9%
 Hispanic 34%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 77047 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2107711112
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households7555
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46456
Income Under $50K Per Year53.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictTexas 9
RepresentativeAl Green
Average Real Estate Asking Price$114130
Average Real Estate Sale Price$50000
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.36%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.96%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.40%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34a - Northern Humid Gulf Coastal Prairies
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 77047 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677375747061524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667379859193938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.1633.243.375.046.213.814.295.374.444.53.6651.09
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77047
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours