Houston, TX 77071 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77071: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77071

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 440
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,959
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,502
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.646, Longitude -95.524
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, TX 77071 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 27,300
Population in Households 27,259
Population in Familes 22,657
Population in Group Qrtrs 41
Population Density1 6,241
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 9,831
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 6,601
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,825 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,377 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,454 (41.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 994 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $141,699
Average Home Value $165,171


Median Household Income $50,208
Average Household Income $68,155
Per Capita Income $24,603
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.07% 1.42%
Households 0.99% 1.35%
Families 0.82% 1.25%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   1.48%
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 77071 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77071 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 # 393 79th
Population Density1 # 46 98th
Diversity Index2 # 164 91st
Median Household Income # 815 57th
Per Capita Income # 945 50th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.