Zip Code 77068 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:10064
Racial Majority: 38.82%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 47.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$96556
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68210
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range108 - 112 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.00645400, -95.48782400

Zip Code 77068 Description

Zip Code 77068 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77068 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77068 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77068 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 77068 is within area code 713, area code 281 and area code 832. 77068 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77068 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 77068 increased to 10064 from 9505 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77068 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77068 public schools is Hispanic. 81% of students in 77068 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4183 38.82% 4117 +2%
 Black Or African American 2330 21.62% 2287 +2%
 Hispanic 3030 28.12% 2634 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 16 -100%
 Asian 1085 10.07% 804 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 14 0.25% 14 +93%
 Two Or More Races 182 1.12% 182 -34%

Zip Code 77068 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5.9%
 Black Or African American 40%
 Hispanic 47.3%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 77068 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population100649505
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households3642
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
81%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$96556
Income Under $50K Per Year26.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year48.70%
77068 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 18Sheila Jackson LeeDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$249654
Average Real Estate Sale Price$193000
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 DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 77068 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445158667273736859504358
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859194948982726479
Avg Precip (In.)3.93.113.373.425.125.233.473.974.824.344.513.7849.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77068
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Northgate Forest