Houston, TX 77036 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77036: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77036

Not Acceptable, USPS
Sharpstown, TX 77036

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.701, Longitude -95.537
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 4,833
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 29,562
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 23,744
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,818

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Houston, TX 77036 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 81,046
Daytime Population: Workers 41,214
Daytime Population: Residents 46,040
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 87,254
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 80,627
Population in Familes 63,454
Population in Group Qrtrs 419
Population Density2 11,182
Diversity Index3 90


Median Household Income $30,404
Average Household Income $44,130
Per Capita Income $15,246


Total Housing Units 33,650 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,025 (14.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,592 (67.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,033 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $122,793
Average Home Value $138,124


Total Households 27,617
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 17,897
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 1.19% 1.29%
Households 0.93% 1.16%
Families 0.8% 1.07%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   2.26%

Houston, TX 77036 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77036 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 # 17 99th
Population Density # 8 100th
Diversity Index # 2 100th
Median Household Income # 1752 5th
Per Capita Income # 1702 8th

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