Zip Code 77708 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBeaumont
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code409
Current Population:11518
Racial Majority: 26.34%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 62.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$40626
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45380
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 23 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.14621000, -94.14793400

Zip Code 77708 Description

Zip Code 77708 is located in the state of Texas in the Beaumont - Port Arthur metro area. Zip code 77708 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 77708 is BEAUMONT, Texas. Portions of zip code 77708 are contained within or border the city limits of Beaumont, TX, . The area code for zip code 77708 is 409. 77708 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77708 is 6.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.6% 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 77708 increased to 11518 from 11017 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77708 is while the majority ethnicity attending 77708 public schools is Black. 72% of students in 77708 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3094 26.34% 3264 -5%
 Black Or African American 7135 60.74% 7013 +2%
 Hispanic 1378 11.73% 913 +51%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.05% 22 -73%
 Asian 105 0.89% 124 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 173 0.24% 173 -84%

Zip Code 77708 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.5%
 Black Or African American 62.7%
 Hispanic 11.8%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 77708 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1151811017
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households4484
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
72%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$40626
Income Under $50K Per Year59.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.40%
77708 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 14Randy WeberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$147808
Average Real Estate Sale Price$82000
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.1%
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 DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 77708 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41435157657173726757494257
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657278859093938981716478
Avg Precip (In.)5.353.513.93.575.496.455.134.615.764.714.734.9458.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
CBSA Type77708
CBSA Population383880
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours