77021 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to HOUSTON, TX 77021

77021 is a urban zip code in Houston, Texas. Median household income here ($21,950) is significantly lower than US average ($56,604). The population is primarily African-American, and mostly single. The average house value here ($80,900) is lower than in the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown metro area as a whole, so this could be a great place to look for housing bargains.

The average family income here is $39,918/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 77021 is $27,297.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 77021 earn an average of $26,102/year. Women earn only $21,732/year.

7,963 people in 77021 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 77021? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 28.1 minutes.

The median age here is 34. There are 12,056 men and 13,986 women. The median age for men is 32 while for women the median age is 36.

To give you a sense of the community, 13,759 people (out of the 26,042 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 11,474 homes, and 929 businesses every day. 231 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

77021 Zip code is located in the Central time zone at 30 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Lhasa, Tibet!) and -95 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 40 feet above sea level.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 26,042
  • White Population: 3,689
  • Black Population: 19,935
  • Hispanic Population: 4,129
  • Asian Population: 443
  • Hawaiian Population: 37
  • Indian Population: 197
  • Male Population: 12,056
  • Female Population: 13,986
  • Median Age: 34
  • Median Age of Males: 32
  • Median Age of Females: 36
  • Geography

  • Region: South
  • Division: West South Central
  • State: Texas
  • CSA Name: Houston-Baytown-Huntsville, TX
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown TX
  • County: Harris
  • City: Houston
  • Longitude: -95.4
  • Latitude: 29.7
  • Elevation: 40 feet above sea level
  • Area code: 281/713
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 7,833
  • Drive alone: 5,442
  • Carpool: 1,329
  • Public transit: 758
  • Ride bikes or walk: 231

  • Average commute time: 28.1 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 170
  •    5 - 9: 502
  •    10 - 14: 786
  •    15 - 19: 1,460
  •    20 - 24: 1,324
  •    25 - 29: 465
  •    30 - 34: 1,467
  •    35 - 39: 191
  •    40 - 44: 208
  •    45 - 59: 572
  •    60 - 89: 381
  •    90 plus: 307
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $80,900
  • Average Annual Household Income: $31,114
  • Businesses: 322
  • Employees: 6,964
  • Annual Payroll: $304,925,000
  • Average Family Income: $39,918
  • Median Family Income: $21,950
  • Average Income for Men: $26,102
  • Average Income for Women: $21,732
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 201
  • State FIPS Code: 48

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Schools in 77021 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Banneker Mcnair Math/Science Acade
4924 Griggs Rd
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 748-2262
Foster El
3919 Ward St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 746-8260
Hartsfield El
5001 Perry St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 746-8280
Macarthur El
5909 England St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 746-8290
Peck El
5130 Arvilla Ln
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 845-7463
Thompson El
3500 Tampa St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 746-8250
Whidby El
7625 Springhill St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 746-8170
Zoe Learning Acad Ambassador Cam
5430 Miller Ave
Fort Worth, TX 77021
(817) 535-5655
Zoe Learning Academy
3505 Alice St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 748-4228
Middle Schools
Cullen Middle
6900 Scott St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 746-8180
Pro Vision School
6424 Cullen
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 748-0031
High Schools
Debakey H S For Health Prof
3100 Shenandoah St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 741-2410
Jesse Jackson Academy
5400 Griggs Rd
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 845-2451
Other Schools
Beatrice Mayes Institute Charter S
5807 Calhoun
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 747-5629

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Sex Offender Information

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In the 77021 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at https://records.txdps.state.tx.us/DPS_WEB/SorNew/index.aspx. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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