TX

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

About Sugar Land, TX

Sugar Land, TX is located in Fort Bend County in the state of Texas.

The total City Population for Sugar Land is about 118,488 with about 1,130 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 176,476.

The Average Home Value is $280,933.33, which is roughly 50% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,607.00 for the state of Texas, and roughly 33% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $103,752.33, which is roughly 46% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $56,007.00 for the state of Texas, and roughly 45% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sugar Land is about 4.6%.

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

Fort Bend County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.34% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 54.7%
Republican: 44.12%
Libertarian: 0.85%
Green: 0.31%
Other: 0.03%


Nearby Locations

Richmond, TX (0.82 mi.)
Stafford, TX (4.43 mi.)
Houston, TX (4.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 77478, 77479, 77498
Latitude : 29.639836
Longitude : -95.651065
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 82 ft.
Area Code(s) : 281, 346, 832

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.02
Male Population Estimate : 41.72%
Female Population Estimate : 42.80%
Median Age : 39.2
Male Median Age : 38.1
Female Median Age : 40.0

White Population Estimate : 43.12%
Black Population Estimate : 8.98%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 11.61%
Asian Population Estimate : 30.24%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.62%
Other Population Estimate : 4.23%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sugar Land specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Fort Bend County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Fort Bend County: About 246 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Fort Bend County is about 6% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 15% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.