South Houston, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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South Houston, Texas Info Snack

Population
17,587
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
20.8%
Median Home
$94,500
Median Income
$45,852
Median Rent
$862

South Houston SnackAbility

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

South Houston, TX Crime Report

535
Total Crimes
3,030.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
22.35%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
South Houston
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 535 3,030.3 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 82 464.5 418.9 366.7
Murder 1 5.7 4.9 5.0
Robbery 33 186.9 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 237.9 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 453 2,565.8 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 85 481.5 392.8 340.5
Larceny 268 1,518.0 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 100 566.4 267.2 219.9

South Houston, TX Cost Of Living

86
South Houston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense South Houston Texas National Average
Overall 86 91 100
Services 102 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 92 97 100
Housing 55 83 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 107 102 100

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Rankings for South Houston in Texas

Map Of South Houston, TX

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Population over time in South Houston

Year Population % Change
2019 17,587 -0.2%
2018 17,627 0.4%
2017 17,563 0.5%
2016 17,474 0.3%
2015 17,430 0.6%
2014 17,323 1.0%
2013 17,157 0.9%
2012 16,997 0.7%
2011 16,885 1.2%
2010 16,689 -

Race / Ethnicity in South Houston

White
7.3% (1,276)
African American
0.9% (157)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
0.1% (21)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (74)
Hispanic
91.3% (16,049)
Race South Houston TX USA
White 7.3% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 91.3% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in South Houston

Female
48.0% (8,435)
Male
52.0% (9,151)
Gender South Houston TX USA
Female 48.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
27.0% (4,748)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (2,813)
High School / GED
35.0% (6,155)
Some College
12.0% (2,110)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (703)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (879)
Master's Degree
1.0% (175)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education South Houston TX USA
< 9th Grade 27.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For South Houston, Texas

Less than $10,000
6.7% (117,488)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (98,632)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (233,163)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (191,099)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.9% (315,115)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (341,949)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (208,868)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (198,352)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (34,448)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (19,581)
Income South Houston TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.9% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 7.4% 7.7%

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