Houston Demographics

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

Houston Population Demographics top

Total Population 2,295,982
Male Population 1,147,588
Female Population 1,148,394
Male Population 49.98 %
Female Population 50.02 %
Median Age 32.9
Citizen US Born 1,591,016
Citizen not US Born 230,489
Not Citizen 474,477
Citizen US Born 69.3 %
Citizen not US Born 10.04 %
Not Citizen 20.67 %
Moved from Abroad 36,097
Moved from Same Country 295,179
Moved from Same State 51,192
Moved from Different State 43,003
Same House as Last Year 1,835,118
Moved from Abroad 1.6 %
Moved from Same Country 13.06 %
Moved from Same State 2.26 %
Moved from Different State 1.9 %
Same House as Last Year 81.18 %

Occupational Employment in Houston top

White Collar 841,933
Blue Collar 284,270
White Collar 74.76 %
Blue Collar 25.24 %
Self Employees 105,565
Private Companies 848,668
Governmental Workers 104,830
Not for Profit Companies 67,140
Self Employees 9.37 %
Private Companies 75.36 %
Governmental Workers 9.31 %
Not for Profit Companies 5.96 %

Number of Households in Houston top

Total Households 848,340
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 517,363
Non-family Households 330,977
Family Households 60.99 %
Non-family Households 39.01 %
Households with Children 280,482
Households without Children 567,858
Households with Children 33.1 %
Households without Children 66.9 %

Median and Average Income in Houston top

Average Household Income $81,995.00
Median Household Income $51,140.00
People below Poverty Level 454,116
People above Poverty Level 1,773,940

Housing in Houston top

Housing Units 955,525
Median Year Built 1978
Built in 1939 or Earlier 41,720
Built between 1940 and 1949 43,476
Built between 1950 and 1959 101,072
Built between 1960 and 1969 131,947
Built between 1970 and 1979 206,830
Built between 1980 and 1989 137,016
Built between 1990 and 1999 94,761
Built between 2000 and 2009 133,056
Built in 2010 or Later 65,647
Occupied Housing Units 848,340
Owner Occupied 364,153
Renter Occupied 484,187
Owner Occupied 42.93 %
Renter Occupied 57.07 %
With Mortgage 200,773
Without Mortgage 163,380
Median Value with Mortgage $187,400.00
Median Value without Mortgage $131,900.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,017.00
With Mortgage 55.13 %
Without Mortgage 44.87 %

Houston Education Statistics top

No High School 198,563
Some High School 576,837
Some College 349,566
Associate Degree 88,086
Bachelor's Degree 315,323
Graduate Degree 190,740
No High School 11.54 %
Some High School 33.52 %
Some College 20.42 %
Associate Degree 5.12 %
Bachelor's Degree 11.08 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Houston top

Never Married 741,094
Married 804,942
Separated 57,871
Widowed 83,910
Divorced 178,659
Never Married 40.98 %
Married 44.51 %
Separated 3.2 %
Widowed 4.64 %
Divorced 9.88 %

Means of Transport to Work in Houston top

Car 974,050
Bus or TrolleyBus 40,140
Subway or Elevated 805
Railroad 607
Ferryboat 12
Bicycle 4,836
Motorcycle 1,023
TaxiCab 1,486
Walk 21,774

Recently added listings in Houston top

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.
Houston is an area in Harris County,Texas with a population of 2,295,982. There are 1,147,588 male residents living in Houston and 1,148,394 female residents. The total number of households is 848,340 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 33 with 804,942 people being married and 1,061,534 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.76% white collar employees and 25.24% blue collar employees in Houston..
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