Living in South Houston, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-11

South Houston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
2
Commute
4

South Houston, TX Crime Report

495
Total Crimes
2,809.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.39%
Above National Average

South Houston, TX Cost Of Living

86
South Houston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

South Houston, Texas Info Snack

South Houston is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area and Harris County. The population was 16,983 at the 2010 census. It is bordered by the cities of Houston and Pasadena.
Population
17,627
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
20.3%
Median Home
$92,500
Median Income
$46,100
Median Rent
$830

South Houston, TX Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain
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Rankings for South Houston in Texas

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of South Houston, TX

Population over time in South Houston

Year Population % Change
2017 17,627 0.4%
2016 17,563 0.5%
2015 17,474 0.3%
2014 17,430 0.6%
2013 17,323 1.0%
2012 17,157 0.9%
2011 16,997 0.7%
2010 16,885 1.2%
2009 16,689 -
Crime/100k South Houston TX USA
Violent Crime 414.3 410.9 368.9
Murder 5.7 4.6 5.0
Robbery 198.6 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 175.9 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2395.1 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 403.0 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1390.5 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 601.6 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in South Houston

White
8.0% (1,412)
African American
0.8% (141)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
0.2% (43)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (58)
Hispanic
90.5% (15,961)
Race South Houston TX USA
White 8.0% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 0.8% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 90.5% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For South Houston, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.9% (103,600)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (128,284)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (197,850)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (163,815)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.1% (371,764)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (332,867)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (197,850)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (227,770)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (23,936)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (14,960)
Income South Houston TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.1% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in South Houston

Female
46.5% (8,196)
Male
53.5% (9,430)
Gender South Houston TX USA
Female 46.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 53.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Houston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
29.0% (5,111)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (2,820)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,816)
Some College
12.0% (2,115)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (705)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (881)
Master's Degree
1.0% (176)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education South Houston TX USA
< 9th Grade 29.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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