Zip Code 77020 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:25464
Racial Majority: 4.18%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 67.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$25655
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36720
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range36 - 46 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.77335000, -95.31286700

Zip Code 77020 Description

Zip Code 77020 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77020 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77020 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77020 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77020 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77020 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77020 is 8.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77020 decreased to 25464 from 28679 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77020 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77020 public schools is Hispanic. 93.5% of students in 77020 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1120 4.18% 947 +18%
 Black Or African American 6574 24.55% 6228 +6%
 Hispanic 18787 70.16% 18026 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.16% 50 -14%
 Asian 138 0.52% 103 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 28 0.25% 28 +143%
 Two Or More Races 74 0.18% 74 -36%

Zip Code 77020 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.6%
 Black Or African American 30.9%
 Hispanic 67.9%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 77020 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2546428679
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households7899
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
93.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$25655
Income Under $50K Per Year77.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.80%
77020 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$98939
Average Real Estate Sale Price$20000
Current Unemployment Level 8.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 77020 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677274746960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.193.043.483.425.156.013.874.275.364.354.543.7351.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77020
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours