TX

National Population : 333,590,059
Texas State Population : 30,057,203

About Friendswood, TX

Friendswood, TX is located in Galveston County in the state of Texas.

The total City Population for Friendswood is about 40,290 with about 754 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 54,816.

The Average Home Value is $231,300.00, which is roughly 39% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,607.00 for the state of Texas, and roughly 18% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $100,217.00, which is roughly 44% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $56,007.00 for the state of Texas, and roughly 43% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Friendswood is about 4.7%.

Texas is ranked #47 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 17.01 out of 100.

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Voting

Galveston County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 37.33% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.56%
Democratic: 37.95%
Libertarian: 1.23%
Green: 0.25%
Other: 0%


Nearby Locations

Webster, TX (3.85 mi.)
Pearland, TX (5.34 mi.)
Brookside Vl, TX (5.34 mi.)
League City, TX (6.60 mi.)
Alvin, TX (8.42 mi.)
Manvel, TX (9.45 mi.)
Arcadia, TX (10.24 mi.)
South Houston, TX (10.34 mi.)
Clear Lk Shrs, TX (10.37 mi.)
Kemah, TX (10.37 mi.)
Pasadena, TX (11.23 mi.)
Taylor Lk Vlg, TX (11.58 mi.)
Seabrook, TX (11.58 mi.)
El Lago, TX (11.58 mi.)
San Leon, TX (11.72 mi.)
Dickinson, TX (11.72 mi.)
Alta Loma, TX (12.13 mi.)
Santa Fe, TX (12.13 mi.)
Bacliff, TX (12.83 mi.)
La Porte, TX (13.34 mi.)
Shoreacres, TX (13.34 mi.)
Deer Park, TX (13.50 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 77546
Latitude : 29.520776
Longitude : -95.190584
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 23 ft.
Area Code(s) : 281, 832, 346

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.85
Male Population Estimate : 42.28%
Female Population Estimate : 44.62%
Median Age : 38.4
Male Median Age : 37.4
Female Median Age : 39.1

White Population Estimate : 73.02%
Black Population Estimate : 5.04%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 12.61%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.80%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.88%
Other Population Estimate : 3.30%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Friendswood specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Galveston County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Galveston County: About 289 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Galveston County is about 34% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 1% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.