ZIP Code 77562 - Highlands Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameHighlands
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harris
Area Code281 / 346 / 713 / 832
Current Population:10459
Racial Majority: 66.49%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 50.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$50179
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61130
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 46 ft.
Area19 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.83217100, -95.04833700

Map of ZIP Code 77562 Border

Zip Code 77562 Description

Zip Code 77562 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77562 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77562 is HIGHLANDS, Texas. Portions of zip code 77562 are contained within or border the city limits of Highlands, TX, Barrett, TX, Baytown, TX, and Channelview, TX. Zip code 77562 is within area code 281, area code 713 and area code 832. 77562 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77562 is 4.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77562 increased to 10459 from 9949 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77562 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77562 public schools is Hispanic. 58.3% of students in 77562 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7128 66.49% 6932 +3%
 Black Or African American 771 7.19% 657 +17%
 Hispanic 2763 25.77% 2664 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 50 -100%
 Asian 27 0.25% 38 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0.14% 9 +67%
 Two Or More Races 109 0.15% 109 -85%

Zip Code 77562 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32%
 Black Or African American 14.1%
 Hispanic 50.1%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 77562 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population104599949
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households3765
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50179
Income Under $50K Per Year49.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.00%
77562 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 36Brian BabinRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$143611
Average Real Estate Sale Price$30000
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
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 77562 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)42455359677375746959514459
Avg Max Temp (°F)62657278848992928881716478
Avg Precip (In.)4.633.223.353.535.326.593.9445.255.224.524.0353.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
CBSA Type77562
CBSA Population6017013
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours