Living in Sugar Land, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sugar Land SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
4

Sugar Land, TX Crime Report

1,619
Total Crimes
1,800.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.90%
Below National Average

Sugar Land, TX Cost Of Living

117
Sugar Land's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Sugar Land, Texas Info Snack

Sugar Land is a city in Fort Bend County, Texas, United States, within the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. It is one of the most affluent and fastest-growing cities in Texas, having grown more than 158 percent between 1990 and 2000. In the time period of 2000–2007, Sugar Land also enjoyed a 46.24% job growth. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 78,817. In 2015 the population had risen to an estimated 88,156. Founded as a sugar plantation in the early mid-20th century and incorporated in 1959, Sugar Land is the largest city and economic center of Fort Bend County.
Population
118,182
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
5.0%
Median Home
$309,000
Median Income
$122,233
Median Rent
$1,719

Sugar Land, TX Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Sugar Land in Texas

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Map Of Sugar Land, TX

Population over time in Sugar Land

Year Population % Change
2017 118,182 36.0%
2016 86,886 1.4%
2015 85,681 1.7%
2014 84,268 2.2%
2013 82,420 2.1%
2012 80,755 1.6%
2011 79,475 2.0%
2010 77,935 2.4%
2009 76,080 -
Crime/100k Sugar Land TX USA
Violent Crime 91.2 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 50.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 24.5 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 1709.3 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 206.9 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1432.4 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 70.1 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sugar Land

White
43.8% (51,728)
African American
6.4% (7,613)
American Indian
0.1% (171)
Asian
36.4% (42,988)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.3% (301)
Two Or More
1.7% (2,033)
Hispanic
11.3% (13,340)
Race Sugar Land TX USA
White 43.8% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 6.4% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 36.4% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.3% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Sugar Land, Texas

Less than $10,000
3.0% (359,107)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (156,454)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.2% (373,274)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (527,573)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.4% (750,860)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (1,465,379)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (1,237,472)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.9% (2,348,980)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.5% (1,589,803)
$200,000 or more
25.5% (3,009,293)
Income Sugar Land TX USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.2% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.4% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.9% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.5% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 25.5% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Sugar Land

Female
50.6% (59,773)
Male
49.4% (58,408)
Gender Sugar Land TX USA
Female 50.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sugar Land for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (4,727)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (3,545)
High School / GED
12.0% (14,181)
Some College
15.0% (17,727)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (7,090)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (41,363)
Master's Degree
18.0% (21,272)
Professional Degree
4.0% (4,727)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (3,545)
Education Sugar Land TX USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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