Zip Code 77044 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:30949
Racial Majority:White 26.98%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 50.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$52290
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71370
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range26 - 59 ft.
Area49 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.89805200, -95.17995400

Zip Code 77044 Description

Zip Code 77044 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77044 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77044 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77044 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Atascocita, TX, and Sheldon, TX. Zip code 77044 is within area code 832, area code 281 and area code 713. 77044 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77044 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 77044 increased to 30949 from 13340 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77044 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77044 public schools is Hispanic. 60.6% of students in 77044 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9630 26.98% 8836 +9%
 Black Or African American 8932 25.02% 7982 +12%
 Hispanic 15902 44.55% 13026 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.07% 48 -48%
 Asian 680 1.9% 666 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 64 0.1% 64 -42%
 Two Or More Races 318 1.37% 318 +54%

Zip Code 77044 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.6%
 Black Or African American 30.3%
 Hispanic 50.6%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 77044 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3094913340
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households9376
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
60.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$52290
Income Under $50K Per Year46.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
77044 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 2Dan CrenshawRepublican
Texas District 29Sylvia GarciaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$205943
Average Real Estate Sale Price$45000
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 77044 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455259667274746959514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278849093938981726479
Avg Precip (In.)4.423.093.633.515.216.673.9845.124.74.593.9952.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77044
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
East Houston