West University Place SnackAbility

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

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West University Place, Texas Info Snack

West University Place, often called West University or West U for short, is a city located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston?The Woodlands?Sugar Land metropolitan area and southwestern Harris County. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of the city was 14,787. It is nicknamed "The Neighborhood City" and is mainly a bedroom community for upper-class families.
Population
15,477
Unemployment
2.2%
Poverty
2.6%
Median Home
$987,400
Median Income
$243,226
Median Rent
$2,062

Rankings for West University Place in Texas

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Map Of West University Place, TX

Population over time in West University Place

Year Population % Change
2017 15,477 1.0%
2016 15,318 -0.6%
2015 15,412 1.2%
2014 15,223 1.3%
2013 15,033 1.1%
2012 14,866 0.9%
2011 14,733 0.8%
2010 14,615 -

Crime in West University Place Per 100k

Crime West University Place TX USA
Violent Crime 63.8 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 57.4 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 6.4 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 873.9 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 280.7 473.7 430.4
Larceny 567.7 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 25.5 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in West University Place

White
79.8% (12,347)
African American
1.1% (172)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
10.5% (1,632)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (15)
Two Or More
1.9% (295)
Hispanic
6.6% (1,016)
Race West University Place TX USA
White 79.8% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 1.1% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 10.5% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.6% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For West University Place, Texas

Less than $10,000
1.5% (23,215)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (32,501)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.0% (30,954)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.1% (32,501)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.2% (65,003)
$50,000 to $74,999
7.6% (117,625)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (94,409)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.5% (131,554)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.9% (137,745)
$200,000 or more
57.0% (882,189)
Income West University Place TX USA
Less than $10,000 1.5% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.0% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.1% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.2% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 7.6% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.5% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.9% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 57.0% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in West University Place

Female
50.6% (7,836)
Male
49.4% (7,640)
Gender West University Place TX USA
Female 50.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West University Place for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.5% (82)
9-12th Grade
0.5% (73)
High School / GED
2.6% (403)
Some College
7.7% (1,197)
Associate's Degree
2.1% (330)
Bachelor's Degree
35.6% (5,506)
Master's Degree
24.7% (3,820)
Professional Degree
19.7% (3,056)
Doctorate Degree
6.5% (1,005)
Education West University Place TX USA
< 9th Grade 0.5% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 0.5% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 2.6% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 7.7% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 2.1% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 35.6% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 24.7% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 19.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.5% 1.1% 1.4%

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