Houston Demographics

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

Houston Population Demographics top

Total Population 2,310,432
Male Population 1,153,417
Female Population 1,157,015
Male Population 49.92 %
Female Population 50.08 %
Median Age 33
Citizen US Born 1,601,906
Citizen not US Born 241,045
Not Citizen 467,481
Citizen US Born 69.33 %
Citizen not US Born 10.43 %
Not Citizen 20.23 %
Moved from Abroad 36,561
Moved from Same Country 290,884
Moved from Same State 50,943
Moved from Different State 41,559
Same House as Last Year 1,854,367
Moved from Abroad 1.61 %
Moved from Same Country 12.79 %
Moved from Same State 2.24 %
Moved from Different State 1.83 %
Same House as Last Year 81.54 %

Occupational Employment in Houston top

White Collar 844,147
Blue Collar 288,073
White Collar 74.56 %
Blue Collar 25.44 %
Self Employees 107,024
Private Companies 850,336
Governmental Workers 107,181
Not for Profit Companies 67,679
Self Employees 9.45 %
Private Companies 75.1 %
Governmental Workers 9.47 %
Not for Profit Companies 5.98 %

Number of Households in Houston top

Total Households 858,374
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 522,128
Non-family Households 336,246
Family Households 60.83 %
Non-family Households 39.17 %
Households with Children 282,908
Households without Children 575,466
Households with Children 32.96 %
Households without Children 67.04 %

Median and Average Income in Houston top

Average Household Income $84,180.00
Median Household Income $52,338.00
People below Poverty Level 445,358
People above Poverty Level 1,796,429

Housing in Houston top

Housing Units 968,704
Median Year Built 1978
Built in 1939 or Earlier 41,493
Built between 1940 and 1949 43,587
Built between 1950 and 1959 99,893
Built between 1960 and 1969 129,821
Built between 1970 and 1979 204,268
Built between 1980 and 1989 140,975
Built between 1990 and 1999 95,560
Built between 2000 and 2009 129,913
Built in 2010 or Later 83,194
Occupied Housing Units 858,374
Owner Occupied 363,093
Renter Occupied 495,281
Owner Occupied 42.3 %
Renter Occupied 57.7 %
With Mortgage 196,209
Without Mortgage 166,884
Median Value with Mortgage $205,500.00
Median Value without Mortgage $144,700.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,058.00
With Mortgage 54.04 %
Without Mortgage 45.96 %

Houston Education Statistics top

No High School 193,972
Some High School 576,349
Some College 349,460
Associate Degree 91,966
Bachelor's Degree 326,145
Graduate Degree 196,549
No High School 11.21 %
Some High School 33.3 %
Some College 19.98 %
Associate Degree 5.31 %
Bachelor's Degree 18.84 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Houston top

Never Married 746,434
Married 810,116
Separated 58,296
Widowed 83,166
Divorced 180,803
Never Married 41 %
Married 44.5 %
Separated 3.2 %
Widowed 4.57 %
Divorced 9.93 %

Means of Transport to Work in Houston top

Car 979,768
Bus or TrolleyBus 38,863
Subway or Elevated 460
Railroad 1,419
Ferryboat 40
Bicycle 4,604
Motorcycle 1,014
TaxiCab 1,693
Walk 21,811

Recently added listings in Houston top

$2,498,500 USD
  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
$389,900 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
$250,000 USD
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$103,000 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$235,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$301,060 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2019 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 2,310,432. There are 1,153,417 male residents living in Houston and 1,157,015 female residents. The total number of households is 858,374 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 33 with 810,116 people being married and 1,068,699 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.56% white collar employees and 25.44% blue collar employees in Houston..
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