Zip Code 77056 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:18673
Racial Majority:White 66.1%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 45.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$93007
Average Adjusted Gross Income$359490
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range56 - 62 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.74824905, -95.46749878

Zip Code 77056 Description

Zip Code 77056 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77056 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77056 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77056 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77056 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77056 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77056 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77056 increased to 18673 from 14031 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77056 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77056 public schools is Hispanic. 51.6% of students in 77056 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11577 66.1% 12722 -9%
 Black Or African American 1015 5.8% 857 +18%
 Hispanic 2481 14.17% 2536 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.04% 22 -68%
 Asian 2144 12.24% 2173 -1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.06% 3 +267%
 Other Race 53 0% 53 -100%
 Two Or More Races 307 1.6% 307 -9%

Zip Code 77056 Race/Ethnicity

 White 26.7%
 Black Or African American 12.1%
 Hispanic 45.3%
 Asian 13%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 77056 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1867314031
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households10372
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$93007
Income Under $50K Per Year23.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year46.90%
77056 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 7Lizzie Pannill FletcherDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1030717
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147500
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
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 77056 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455259667274746960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859193938982726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.063.463.395.196.053.564.35.434.144.573.6951
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77056
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Great Uptown
Gulfton
Woodlake - Briar Meadow