Zip Code 77459 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMissouri City
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fort Bend
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:56274
Racial Majority: 37.06%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 36.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$108919
Average Adjusted Gross Income$108620
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time32 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range52 - 75 ft.
Area35 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.52479600, -95.53261800

Zip Code 77459 Description

Zip Code 77459 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77459 is primarily located in Fort Bend County. The official US Postal Service name for 77459 is MISSOURI CITY, Texas. Portions of zip code 77459 are contained within or border the city limits of Missouri City, TX, Sienna Plantation, TX, Sugar Land, TX, and Fifth Street, TX. Zip code 77459 is within area code 832, area code 281 and area code 713. 77459 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77459 is 6.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77459 increased to 56274 from 33011 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77459 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77459 public schools is Black. 29.1% of students in 77459 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22159 37.06% 22686 -2%
 Black Or African American 16127 26.97% 14132 +14%
 Hispanic 6932 11.59% 6440 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.16% 140 -31%
 Asian 12882 21.54% 11532 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.02% 15 -20%
 Other Race 122 0.26% 122 +27%
 Two Or More Races 1207 2.4% 1207 +19%

Zip Code 77459 Race/Ethnicity

 White 23.5%
 Black Or African American 36.8%
 Hispanic 22.4%
 Asian 13.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 77459 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5627433011
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households18482
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
35.7%
Median Household Income$108919
Income Under $50K Per Year14.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year56.30%
77459 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 22Pete OlsonRepublican
Texas District 9Al GreenDemocrat
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77459 Texas State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
27Ron ReynoldsDemocrat
85Phil StephensonRepublican
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77459 Texas State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Borris MilesDemocrat
17Joan HuffmanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$268947
Average Real Estate Sale Price$234250
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34c - Floodplains and Low Terraces
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 77459 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455258667274736960514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859194948982726479
Avg Precip (In.)3.982.943.173.314.785.533.424.25.364.034.463.5448.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77459
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours