Houston, TX 77028 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77028: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77028

Not Acceptable, USPS
Sheldon, TX 77028

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 702
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,400
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 897
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.826, Longitude -95.287
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, TX 77028 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,155
Daytime Population: Workers 6,505
Daytime Population: Residents 12,152
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,657
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 18,135
Population in Familes 15,507
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 1,814
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $30,443
Average Household Income $41,127
Per Capita Income $13,871


Total Housing Units 6,898 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,694 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,410 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 794 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $65,704
Average Home Value $82,221


Total Households 6,104
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 4,349
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.92% 1.13%
Households 0.83% 1.05%
Families 0.74% 0.98%
Median Household Income   0.03%
Per Capita Income   1.76%

Houston, TX 77028 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77028 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 # 587 68th
Population Density # 424 77th
Diversity Index # 711 61st
Median Household Income # 1751 5th
Per Capita Income # 1746 6th

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