Houston, TX 77056 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77056: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77056

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,339
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,436
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 10,120
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.748, Longitude -95.467
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, TX 77056 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,627
Daytime Population: Workers 80,517
Daytime Population: Residents 10,478
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 90,995
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 4.02
Population in Households 22,498
Population in Familes 13,575
Population in Group Qrtrs 129
Population Density2 6,509
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $101,271
Average Household Income $155,614
Per Capita Income $85,735


Total Housing Units 14,072 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,999 (35.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,450 (52.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,623 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $603,144
Average Home Value $677,886


Total Households 12,449
Average Household Size 1.81
Family Households 5,118
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 2.12% 2.03%
Households 1.92% 1.92%
Families 1.72% 1.74%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

Houston, TX 77056 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77056 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 # 505 73rd
Population Density # 42 98th
Diversity Index # 949 49th
Median Household Income # 69 96th
Per Capita Income # 5 100th

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