Houston, TX 77008 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77008: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77008

Not Acceptable, USPS
Heights, TX 77008
Houston Heights, TX 77008

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,036
  • Single Family Addresses: 13,011
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,357
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.796, Longitude -95.417
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, TX 77008 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,217
Daytime Population: Workers 27,323
Daytime Population: Residents 15,857
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 43,180
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.13
Population in Households 38,011
Population in Familes 24,705
Population in Group Qrtrs 206
Population Density2 5,915
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $75,912
Average Household Income $111,206
Per Capita Income $53,869


Total Housing Units 20,158 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,444 (46.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,994 (44.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,720 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $335,073
Average Home Value $393,115


Total Households 18,438
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 8,597
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.07% 2.45%
Households 2.9% 2.34%
Families 2.79% 2.25%
Median Household Income   3.5%
Per Capita Income   3.07%

Houston, TX 77008 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77008 to the other 1,848 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 230 88th
Population Density # 56 97th
Diversity Index # 456 76th
Median Household Income # 216 88th
Per Capita Income # 64 97th

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