Zip Code 77554 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGalveston
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Galveston
Area Code409
Alternate Zip Code NamesJAMAICA BEACH
TIKI ISLAND
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesWEST GALVESTON
Current Population:8863
Racial Majority: 75.78%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 43.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$58202
Average Adjusted Gross Income$124190
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area38 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.22968000, -94.92807700

Zip Code 77554 Description

Zip Code 77554 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77554 is primarily located in Galveston County. The official US Postal Service name for 77554 is GALVESTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77554 are contained within or border the city limits of Galveston, TX, Jamaica Beach, TX, Tiki Island, TX, Texas City, TX, and Hitchcock, TX. The area code for zip code 77554 is 409. 77554 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77554 is 5.4% 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 77554 increased to 8863 from 8056 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77554 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77554 public schools is Hispanic. 63.5% of students in 77554 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6516 75.78% 7173 -9%
 Black Or African American 366 4.26% 237 +54%
 Hispanic 1370 15.93% 1053 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.76% 36 +81%
 Asian 143 1.66% 218 -34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.4% 5 +580%
 Two Or More Races 138 1.22% 138 -24%

Zip Code 77554 Race/Ethnicity

 White 41.7%
 Black Or African American 8.9%
 Hispanic 43.2%
 Asian 4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 77554 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population88638056
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households3935
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$58202
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.50%
77554 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 14Randy WeberRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$253642
Average Real Estate Sale Price$119000
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34h - Mid-Coast Barrier Islands and Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesDecember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 1 - 10

Zip Code 77554 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)48505764717779797467585065
Avg Max Temp (°F)61646975818789898679706376
Avg Precip (In.)4.22.672.852.723.924.293.724.296.113.633.883.5945.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77554
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours