Zip Code 77072 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:56526
Racial Majority: 7.59%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 56.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$41289
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31160
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range75 - 82 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.70060900, -95.58519000

Zip Code 77072 Description

Zip Code 77072 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77072 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77072 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77072 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77072 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77072 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77072 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 77072 increased to 56526 from 51716 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77072 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77072 public schools is Hispanic. 81% of students in 77072 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4513 7.59% 4243 +6%
 Black Or African American 11160 18.77% 12943 -14%
 Hispanic 30756 51.74% 27224 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.15% 66 +39%
 Asian 12110 20.37% 11258 +8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 213 0.36% 11 +1836%
 Other Race 105 0.19% 105 +6%
 Two Or More Races 676 0.82% 676 -28%

Zip Code 77072 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.7%
 Black Or African American 26.6%
 Hispanic 56.8%
 Asian 12.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 77072 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5652651716
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households17030
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$41289
Income Under $50K Per Year59.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.70%
77072 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 9Al GreenDemocrat
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77072 Texas State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
131Alma AllenDemocrat
149Hubert VoDemocrat
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77072 Texas State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Borris MilesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$80732
Average Real Estate Sale Price$28000
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 77072 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455258667274736960514359
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859194948982726479
Avg Precip (In.)3.933.013.263.264.935.473.344.245.214.144.453.648.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77072
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Alief
Sharpstown
Westwood