ZIP Code 77486 - West Columbia Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameWest Columbia
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Brazoria
Area Code979
Current Population:6851
Racial Majority:White 71.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$47568
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68560
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range23 - 46 ft.
Area67 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.16497900, -95.67321800

Zip Code 77486 Profile

ZIP Code 77486 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. ZIP code 77486 is primarily located in Brazoria County. The official US Postal Service name for 77486 is WEST COLUMBIA, Texas. Portions of ZIP code 77486 are contained within or border the city limits of West Columbia, TX, Wild Peach Village, TX, . The area code for ZIP code 77486 is 979. 77486 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77486 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77486 decreased to 6851 from 7324 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77486 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77486 public schools is White. 49.9% of students in 77486 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4956 71.07% 4686 +6%
 Black Or African American 943 13.52% 729 +29%
 Hispanic 1020 14.63% 1272 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.13% 36 -75%
 Asian 16 0.23% 34 -53%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 92 0.42% 92 -68%

Zip Code 77486 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.9%
 Black Or African American 11.2%
 Hispanic 32.2%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 77486 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population68517324
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households2661
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
49.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$47568
Income Under $50K Per Year52.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.00%
77486 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 14Randy WeberRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$72246
Average Real Estate Sale Price$113000
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
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 77486 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677274747060524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667378849092928982736579
Avg Precip (In.)4.183.053.293.324.885.513.964.256.494.354.483.6751.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77486
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 77486
Columbia High SchoolBrazoria
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 77486
West Brazos Junior High School Middle SchoolBrazoria