Zip Code 77048 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:15294
Racial Majority:African American 69.92%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 72.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$33427
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35510
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range43 - 49 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.62166200, -95.32953700

Zip Code 77048 Description

Zip Code 77048 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77048 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77048 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77048 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, Brookside Village, TX, and Pearland, TX. Zip code 77048 is within area code 713, area code 281 and area code 832. 77048 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77048 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 77048 increased to 15294 from 14267 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77048 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 77048 public schools is Black. 89.1% of students in 77048 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 547 3.31% 387 +41%
 Black Or African American 11552 69.92% 12263 -6%
 Hispanic 3968 24.02% 2406 +65%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.12% 21 -5%
 Asian 155 0.94% 108 +44%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 99 1.69% 99 +182%

Zip Code 77048 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.9%
 Black Or African American 72.9%
 Hispanic 25.5%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 77048 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1529414267
Male Population46.10%
Female Population53.90%
Total Households5223
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
89.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33427
Income Under $50K Per Year69.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
77048 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 9Al GreenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$77760
Average Real Estate Sale Price$32000
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 77048 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)44475460677375757161524660
Avg Max Temp (°F)63677379859193938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.233.233.395.066.424.074.365.484.734.523.752.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77048
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours