Living in Hempstead, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Hempstead SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Hempstead, TX Crime Report

289
Total Crimes
3,626.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
41.20%
Above National Average

Hempstead, TX Cost Of Living

84
Hempstead's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Hempstead, Texas Info Snack

Hempstead is a city in Waller County, Texas, United States, part of the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. It serves as the county seat of Waller County.
Population
7,397
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
23.7%
Median Home
$104,300
Median Income
$34,036
Median Rent
$866

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Rankings for Hempstead in Texas

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Map Of Hempstead, TX

Population over time in Hempstead

Year Population % Change
2017 7,397 5.5%
2016 7,012 4.2%
2015 6,727 4.6%
2014 6,432 3.8%
2013 6,197 3.6%
2012 5,979 2.7%
2011 5,822 2.9%
2010 5,660 1.8%
2009 5,560 -
Crime/100k Hempstead TX USA
Violent Crime 1091.7 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 125.5 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 941.1 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2534.8 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 552.1 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1894.8 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 87.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hempstead

White
20.6% (1,525)
African American
44.7% (3,304)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (26)
Two Or More
2.9% (213)
Hispanic
31.5% (2,329)
Race Hempstead TX USA
White 20.6% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 44.7% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 31.5% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Hempstead, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.0% (36,710)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (24,569)
$15,000 to $24,999
28.7% (212,168)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.0% (110,998)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (96,545)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (150,888)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (59,256)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (41,046)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (3,757)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (3,757)
Income Hempstead TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 28.7% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.0% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Hempstead

Female
44.1% (3,261)
Male
55.9% (4,136)
Gender Hempstead TX USA
Female 44.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 55.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hempstead for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (1,035)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (961)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,588)
Some College
21.0% (1,553)
Associate's Degree
2.0% (147)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (887)
Master's Degree
3.0% (221)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Hempstead TX USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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