Houston, TX 77072 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 77072: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, TX 77072

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Harris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.697, Longitude -95.587
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,559
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 18,746
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 7,428
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,318

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

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Houston, TX 77072 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 58,522
Daytime Population: Workers 17,350
Daytime Population: Residents 33,386
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 50,736
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 58,320
Population in Familes 50,812
Population in Group Qrtrs 202
Population Density2 8,030
Diversity Index3 90


Median Household Income $39,454
Average Household Income $52,329
Per Capita Income $15,722


Total Housing Units 19,424 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,904 (40.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,523 (49.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,997 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $106,204
Average Home Value $124,127


Total Households 17,427
Average Household Size 3.35
Family Households 13,321
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 0.69% 0.94%
Households 0.56% 0.85%
Families 0.49% 0.8%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.28%

Houston, TX 77072 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 77072 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 # 67 96th
Population Density # 17 99th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 1498 19th
Per Capita Income # 1689 9th

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