Zip Code 77002 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:16793
Racial Majority: 34.43%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 89.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$50444
Average Adjusted Gross Income$273010
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range46 - 46 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.75733200, -95.36516800

Zip Code 77002 Description

Zip Code 77002 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77002 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77002 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77002 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77002 is within area code 281, area code 713 and area code 832. 77002 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77002 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77002 increased to 16793 from 13289 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77002 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77002 public schools is Black. 82.3% of students in 77002 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4004 34.43% 6215 -36%
 Black Or African American 3854 33.14% 6595 -42%
 Hispanic 3410 29.32% 3248 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 29 -100%
 Asian 281 2.42% 303 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.07% 3 +167%
 Other Race 313 0% 313 -100%
 Two Or More Races 87 0.63% 87 -16%

Zip Code 77002 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.5%
 Black Or African American 89.1%
 Hispanic 8.3%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 77002 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1679313289
Male Population82.40%
Female Population17.60%
Total Households3080
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50444
Income Under $50K Per Year49.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.00%
77002 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$354455
Average Real Estate Sale Price$110275
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.5%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 77002 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677274747060514560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667379859193938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.053.463.415.166.093.764.325.454.274.563.7251.46
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77002
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours