Highlands SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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Highlands, Texas Info Snack

Highlands is a census-designated place (CDP) located along the Union Pacific Railroad, north of Interstate 10 and west of Farm to Market Road 2100, in an industrialized area of unincorporated Harris County, Texas, United States. The population was 7,522 at the 2010 census.
Population
7,544
Unemployment
20.2%
Poverty
16.6%
Median Home
$100,700
Median Income
$60,676
Median Rent
$966

Rankings for Highlands in Texas

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Map Of Highlands, TX

Population over time in Highlands

Year Population % Change
2017 7,544 2.1%
2016 7,386 -1.7%
2015 7,515 -3.3%
2014 7,775 6.5%
2013 7,300 -4.0%
2012 7,603 1.4%
2011 7,497 -5.7%
2010 7,954 -

Race / Ethnicity in Highlands

White
55.9% (4,217)
African American
2.9% (221)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (18)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (23)
Two Or More
0.3% (21)
Hispanic
40.3% (3,044)
Race Highlands TX USA
White 55.9% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 2.9% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 40.3% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Highlands, Texas

Less than $10,000
4.1% (30,930)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (25,649)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (78,457)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (82,984)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (85,247)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.8% (194,635)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (95,808)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.4% (123,721)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (20,368)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (17,351)
Income Highlands TX USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.8% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.4% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Highlands

Female
49.6% (3,739)
Male
50.4% (3,804)
Gender Highlands TX USA
Female 49.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Highlands for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.5% (714)
9-12th Grade
8.6% (646)
High School / GED
35.5% (2,679)
Some College
28.7% (2,163)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (605)
Bachelor's Degree
5.1% (387)
Master's Degree
4.1% (309)
Professional Degree
0.5% (35)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Highlands TX USA
< 9th Grade 9.5% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.6% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.5% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 28.7% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 5.1% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.1% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.1% 1.4%

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