Harris County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Harris County Population Demographics top

Total Population 4,739,145
Male Population 2,355,797
Female Population 2,383,348
Male Population 49.71 %
Female Population 50.29 %
Median Age 34
Citizen US Born 3,438,638
Citizen not US Born 510,208
Not Citizen 790,299
Citizen US Born 72.56 %
Citizen not US Born 10.77 %
Not Citizen 16.68 %
Moved from Abroad 55,952
Moved from Same Country 516,981
Moved from Same State 96,149
Moved from Different State 78,726
Same House as Last Year 3,921,748
Moved from Abroad 1.18 %
Moved from Same Country 10.91 %
Moved from Same State 2.03 %
Moved from Different State 1.66 %
Same House as Last Year 82.75 %

Occupational Employment in Harris County top

White Collar 1,706,198
Blue Collar 579,273
White Collar 36 %
Blue Collar 12.22 %
Self Employees 217,195
Private Companies 1,720,480
Governmental Workers 227,830
Not for Profit Companies 119,966
Self Employees 4.58 %
Private Companies 36.3 %
Governmental Workers 4.81 %
Not for Profit Companies 2.53 %

Number of Households in Harris County top

Total Households 1,625,154
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 1,116,047
Non-family Households 509,107
Non-family Households 23.55 %
Family Households 10.74 %
Households with Children 623,564
Households without Children 1,001,590
Households with Children 13.16 %
Households without Children 21.13 %

Median and Average Income in Harris County top

Average Household Income $89,175.39
Median Household Income $56,594.00
People below Poverty Level 739,428
People above Poverty Level 3,885,057

Housing in Harris County top

Housing Units 1,785,218
Median Year Built 1981
Built in 1939 or Earlier 48,667
Built between 1940 and 1949 56,538
Built between 1950 and 1959 134,723
Built between 1960 and 1969 178,601
Built between 1970 and 1979 347,555
Built between 1980 and 1989 291,722
Built between 1990 and 1999 236,075
Built between 2000 and 2009 353,096
Built in 2010 or Later 138,241
Occupied Housing Units 1,625,154
Owner Occupied 898,539
Renter Occupied 726,615
Owner Occupied 18.96 %
Renter Occupied 15.33 %
With Mortgage 551,510
Without Mortgage 347,029
Median Value with Mortgage $154,450.00
Median Value without Mortgage $136,050.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,070.00
With Mortgage 11.64 %
Without Mortgage 7.32 %

Harris County Education Statistics top

No High School 331,149
Some High School 1,161,206
Some College 807,122
Associate Degree 215,346
Bachelor's Degree 633,178
No High School 6.99 %
Some High School 24.5 %
Some College 17.03 %
Associate Degree 4.54 %
Bachelor's Degree 13.36 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Harris County top

Never Married 1,323,181
Married 1,832,001
Separated 101,123
Widowed 159,336
Divorced 351,567
Never Married 27.92 %
Married 38.66 %
Separated 2.13 %
Widowed 3.36 %
Divorced 7.42 %

Means of Transport to Work in Harris County top

Car 2,024,254
Bus or TrolleyBus 54,636
Railroad 659
Ferryboat 176
Bicycle 6,359
Motorcycle 2,403
TaxiCab 2,010
Walk 31,010

Recently added listings in Harris County top

$178,995 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$110,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$567,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
$160,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$220,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$149,900 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Harris County is an area in Texas with a population of 4,739,145. There are 2,355,797 male residents living in Harris County and 2,383,348 female residents. The total number of households is 1,625,154 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 34 with 1,832,001 people being married and 1,935,207 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.65% white collar employees and 25.35% blue collar employees in Harris County..
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