Population Demographics

  • The city's population is 71.7% native born and 28.3% foreign born.
  • The city's residents are 47.1% married and 52.9% single.
  • 74.0% of the population graduated high school or have a GED. 25.9% have college degrees.
  • Houston, TX has a population of 2,099,451.
  • The city's residents are 50.2% males and 49.8% females.
  • The majority (50.5%) of the Houston, TX population is White.

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Economy

  • The poverty rate for Houston, TX is 17.5%.
  • Typically, people work 40/hrs per week in Houston, TX.
  • Of workers, 53.6% commute under 25 mins, 31.7% travel 25-45 mins, and 14.7% have a commute time of over 45 mins.
  • The median worker income in Houston, TX is $25,915.
  • The Houston, TX unemployment rate was 8.0%, as of the last census. This is higher than the national average of 7.9%.

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Homes

  • For homes with mortgages, owner costs average $1,450/mo.
  • Rentals are 45.9% of homes and 40.1% of homes are occupied by their owners.
  • The typical home has 5 rooms.
  • Homes are 42 years old on average here.

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Location

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Zip Codes

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