Zip Code 77040 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Alternate Zip Code NamesJERSEY VILLAGE
JERSEY VLG
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBAMMEL
KOHRVILLE
SATSUMA
Current Population:45081
Racial Majority:White 29.92%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 65.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$62274
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60610
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range85 - 112 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.87515700, -95.52846400

Zip Code 77040 Description

Zip Code 77040 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77040 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77040 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77040 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Jersey Village, TX, . Zip code 77040 is within area code 832, area code 281 and area code 713. 77040 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77040 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 77040 increased to 45081 from 39520 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77040 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77040 public schools is Hispanic. 72.1% of students in 77040 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14034 29.92% 14275 -2%
 Black Or African American 6762 14.42% 5778 +17%
 Hispanic 22364 47.69% 21153 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.05% 81 -72%
 Asian 3143 6.7% 3223 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 101 0.19% 101 -14%
 Two Or More Races 459 1.03% 459 +6%

Zip Code 77040 Race/Ethnicity

 White 13%
 Black Or African American 12.4%
 Hispanic 65.2%
 Asian 7.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander -0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 77040 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4508139520
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households15976
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$62274
Income Under $50K Per Year38.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.10%
77040 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 2Dan CrenshawRepublican
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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77040 Texas State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
135Jon RosenthalDemocrat
139Jarvis JohnsonDemocrat
148Jessica Christina FarrarDemocrat
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77040 Texas State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Paul BettencourtRepublican
15John WhitmireDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$157169
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109929
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 77040 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445158667274736959504358
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859194948982726479
Avg Precip (In.)3.813.13.533.324.995.463.824.354.764.354.463.6849.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77040
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours