Zip Code 77017 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:32561
Racial Majority: 9.05%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 88.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$39343
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36830
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range23 - 26 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.68989500, -95.25265200

Zip Code 77017 Description

Zip Code 77017 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77017 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77017 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77017 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Pasadena, TX, and South Houston, TX. Zip code 77017 is within area code 713, area code 281 and area code 832. 77017 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77017 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 77017 decreased to 32561 from 32823 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77017 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77017 public schools is Hispanic. 90.3% of students in 77017 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3095 9.05% 3281 -6%
 Black Or African American 944 2.76% 907 +4%
 Hispanic 28822 84.26% 26826 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.06% 47 -55%
 Asian 1212 3.54% 1353 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 32 0% 32 -100%
 Two Or More Races 114 0.32% 114 -4%

Zip Code 77017 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.3%
 Black Or African American 5.4%
 Hispanic 88.4%
 Asian 4.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 77017 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3256132823
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households9573
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
90.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39343
Income Under $50K Per Year61.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
77017 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$114120
Average Real Estate Sale Price$18400
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 9a: 20F to 25F
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 77017 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)44475460677375757061524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667379859193938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.043.33.425.116.54.24.385.534.734.583.7552.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77017
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours