Zip Code 77028 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:16808
Racial Majority: 2.08%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 66.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$25490
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28190
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time30.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range46 - 49 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.82457800, -95.28685900

Zip Code 77028 Description

Zip Code 77028 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77028 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77028 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77028 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77028 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77028 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77028 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 77028 increased to 16808 from 16490 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77028 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77028 public schools is Black. 94.1% of students in 77028 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 313 2.08% 370 -15%
 Black Or African American 10976 72.8% 12503 -12%
 Hispanic 3628 24.06% 3746 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.16% 22 +9%
 Asian 0 0% 19 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 26 0% 26 -100%
 Two Or More Races 119 0.9% 119 +13%

Zip Code 77028 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.3%
 Black Or African American 66.9%
 Hispanic 31%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 77028 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1680816490
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households5684
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
94.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$25490
Income Under $50K Per Year78.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.30%
77028 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$55360
Average Real Estate Sale Price$60200
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 77028 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455259667274746960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859093938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.053.483.445.175.993.894.185.224.454.533.7751.36
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77028
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours