Zip Code 77493 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKaty
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Secondary County: Waller
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:23104
Racial Majority:White 55.58%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 46%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$67651
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79110
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range135 - 187 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.85013400, -95.83985700

Zip Code 77493 Description

Zip Code 77493 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77493 is primarily located in Harris County. Portions of 77493 are also located in Waller County. The official US Postal Service name for 77493 is KATY, Texas. Portions of zip code 77493 are contained within or border the city limits of Katy, TX, Houston, TX, . Zip code 77493 is within area code 281, area code 832 and area code 713. 77493 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77493 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 77493 increased to 23104 from 14608 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77493 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77493 public schools is Hispanic. 45.7% of students in 77493 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13659 55.58% 13046 +5%
 Black Or African American 1339 5.45% 1414 -5%
 Hispanic 8143 33.13% 7740 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.19% 46 +2%
 Asian 830 3.38% 524 +58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 58 1.29% 58 +445%
 Two Or More Races 267 0.99% 267 -9%

Zip Code 77493 Race/Ethnicity

 White 41%
 Black Or African American 7.6%
 Hispanic 46%
 Asian 2.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 77493 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2310414608
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households7296
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
45.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$67651
Income Under $50K Per Year34.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.30%
77493 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 10Michael McCaulRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$206406
Average Real Estate Sale Price$169000
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 21 - 28

Zip Code 77493 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445158667173736859504358
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379859194949082726479
Avg Precip (In.)3.562.842.863.114.844.32.953.614.654.114.43.6344.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77493
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours