Houston, TX 77059 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77059: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77059

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 50
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,735
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 130
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.609, Longitude -95.114
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, TX 77059 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,699
Population in Households 17,699
Population in Familes 16,534
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,793
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 5,810
Average Household Size 3.05
Family Households 4,989
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,192 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,338 (86.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 472 ( 7.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 382 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $298,615
Average Home Value $315,348


Median Household Income $134,178
Average Household Income $170,773
Per Capita Income $56,059
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.15% 1.36%
Households 1.01% 1.23%
Families 0.93% 1.18%
Median Household Income   0.59%
Per Capita Income   0.86%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Houston, TX 77059 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77059 to the other 1,873 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 594 68th
Population Density1 # 429 77th
Diversity Index2 # 1059 43rd
Median Household Income # 10 100th
Per Capita Income # 42 98th

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