Houston, TX 77049 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77049: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77049

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 512
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,607
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,111
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.837, Longitude -95.149
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, TX 77049 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 34,716
Daytime Population: Workers 10,171
Daytime Population: Residents 20,388
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,559
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 34,679
Population in Familes 31,019
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density2 1,305
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $56,573
Average Household Income $69,046
Per Capita Income $20,562


Total Housing Units 10,928 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,885 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,432 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 611 ( 5.6%)
Median Home Value $133,718
Average Home Value $161,049


Total Households 10,317
Average Household Size 3.36
Family Households 8,194
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 2.58% 2.13%
Households 2.47% 2.05%
Families 2.43% 2.01%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Houston, TX 77049 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77049 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 # 282 85th
Population Density # 484 74th
Diversity Index # 49 98th
Median Household Income # 596 68th
Per Capita Income # 1461 21st

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