Zip Code 77517 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSanta Fe
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Galveston
Secondary County: Brazoria
Area Code409
Current Population:5315
Racial Majority: 85.18%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$61313
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79110
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 26 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.36097600, -95.13313400

Zip Code 77517 Description

Zip Code 77517 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77517 is primarily located in Galveston County. Portions of 77517 are also located in Brazoria County. The official US Postal Service name for 77517 is SANTA FE, Texas. Portions of zip code 77517 are contained within or border the city limits of Santa Fe, TX, League City, TX, Hitchcock, TX, and Alvin, TX. Zip code 77517 is within area code 409, area code 281 and area code 713. 77517 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77517 is 5.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77517 increased to 5315 from 4609 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77517 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77517 public schools is White. 21.2% of students in 77517 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4562 85.18% 4422 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 8 -100%
 Hispanic 661 12.34% 768 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 34 -100%
 Asian 96 1.79% 16 +500%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 55 0.69% 55 -33%

Zip Code 77517 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.1%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 17.6%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 77517 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population53154609
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households1879
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
21.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$61313
Income Under $50K Per Year38.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.20%
77517 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 14Randy WeberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$205302
Average Real Estate Sale Price$94858
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.8%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 77517 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359677274747060524560
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278848992928881726578
Avg Precip (In.)4.552.943.163.234.825.714.64.046.834.134.53.5452.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77517
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours