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ZIP code 77042 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 77042 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 77042 real estate data, the median home value of $211,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 77042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 77042 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 77042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Zip Code 77042 is located in the state of Texas in the Houston metro area. Zip code 77042 is primarily located in Harris County. The official US Postal Service name for 77042 is HOUSTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 77042 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, TX, . Zip code 77042 is within area code 281, area code 713 and area code 832. 77042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 77042 is 6.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%. According the 2010 US Census, the population of 77042 increased to 36385 from 36282 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 77042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 77042 public schools is Hispanic. 87.3% of students in 77042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 77042, Houston

What county is 77042 located in?

77042 is in Harris County.

What is the crime rate in 77042?

The C grade means the rate of crime is slightly higher than the average US zip. 77042 is in the 41st percentile for safety, meaning 59% of zip codes are safer and 41% of zip codes are more dangerous. This analysis applies to 77042's proper boundaries only. The rate of crime in 77042 is 32.05 per 1,000 residents during a standard year. People who live in 77042 generally consider the northwest part of the zip to be the safest. Your chance of being a victim of crime in 77042 may be as high as 1 in 19 in the southwest neighborhoods, or as low as 1 in 45 in the northwest part of the zip.

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