TX

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

About Houston, TX

Houston, TX is located in Harris County in the state of Texas.

The total City Population for Houston is about 3,398,501 with about 1,399 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,464,251.

The Average Home Value is $210,972.63, which is roughly 33% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,607.00 for the state of Texas, and roughly 11% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $61,545.64, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $56,007.00 for the state of Texas, and roughly 7% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Houston is about 6.1%.

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

Harris County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 23.7% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 55.96%
Republican: 42.7%
Libertarian: 1.03%
Green: 0.31%
Other: 0%


Nearby Locations

Houston, TX (1.09 mi.)
VA Hospital, TX (4.09 mi.)
W Univ Pl, TX (4.47 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007, 77008, 77009, 77010, 77011, 77012, 77013, 77014, 77015, 77016, 77017, 77018, 77019, 77020, 77021, 77022, 77023, 77024, 77025, 77026, 77027, 77028, 77029, 77030, 77031, 77032, 77033, 77034, 77035, 77036, 77037, 77038, 77039, 77040, 77041, 77042, 77043, 77044, 77045, 77046, 77047, 77048, 77049, 77050, 77051, 77053, 77054, 77055, 77056, 77057, 77058, 77059, 77060, 77061, 77062, 77063, 77064, 77065, 77066, 77067, 77068, 77069, 77070, 77071, 77072, 77073, 77074, 77075, 77076, 77077, 77078, 77079, 77080, 77081, 77082, 77083, 77084, 77085, 77086, 77087, 77088, 77089, 77090, 77091, 77092, 77093, 77094, 77095, 77096, 77098, 77099
Latitude : 29.798349
Longitude : -95.419090
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 53 ft.
Area Code(s) : 281, 346, 713, 832

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.78
Male Population Estimate : 42.72%
Female Population Estimate : 42.33%
Median Age : 33.3
Male Median Age : 32.4
Female Median Age : 34.1

White Population Estimate : 45.27%
Black Population Estimate : 20.10%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 37.69%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.64%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.00%
Other Population Estimate : 15.31%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Houston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Harris County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Harris County: About 730 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Harris County is about 55% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.