Official Zip Code NameClute
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code979
Current Population:15639
Racial Majority: 40.29%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 52.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.31%
Median Household Income$43726
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47140
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Brazoria
Elevation Range7 - 10 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.06402969, -95.38368988

Zip Code 77531 Description

Zip Code 77531 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77531 is primarily located in Brazoria County. The official US Postal Service name for 77531 is CLUTE, Texas. Portions of zip code 77531 are contained within or border the city limits of Clute, TX, Richwood, TX, Lake Jackson, TX, and Freeport, TX. The area code for zip code 77531 is 979. 77531 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77531 is 4.31% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% 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 77531 increased to 15639 from 14570 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77531 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77531 public schools is Hispanic. 53.3% of students in 77531 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6296 40.29% 6374 -1%
 Black Or African American 1833 11.73% 1412 +30%
 Hispanic 7071 45.25% 7491 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.53% 41 +102%
 Asian 23 0.15% 120 -81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 19 0.15% 19 +21%
 Two Or More Races 181 1.89% 181 +64%

Zip Code 77531 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.7%
 Black Or African American 7.7%
 Hispanic 52.6%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 77531 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1563914570
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households5563
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43726
Income Under $50K Per Year57.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictTexas 14
RepresentativeRandy Weber
Average Real Estate Asking Price$143924
Average Real Estate Sale Price$31333
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.31%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.66%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.52%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34c - Floodplains and Low Terraces
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 77531 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)44475460687476757162534661
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667277838991918881726578
Avg Precip (In.)4.463.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77531
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours