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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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South Houston, Texas Info Snack

Population
17,522
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
21.6%
Median Home
$107,300
Median Income
$45,038
Median Rent
$996

South Houston SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
3
Commute
5

South Houston, TX Crime Report

594
Total Crimes
3,397.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
44.81%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
South Houston
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 594 3,397.2 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 94 537.6 446.5 387.8
Murder 4 22.9 6.6 6.5
Robbery 38 217.3 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 50 286.0 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 500 2,859.6 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 73 417.5 370.7 314.2
Larceny 306 1,750.1 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 121 692.0 287.0 246.0

South Houston, TX Cost Of Living

87
South Houston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense South Houston Texas National Average
Overall 87 94 100
Services 102 98 100
Groceries 90 89 100
Health 100 95 100
Housing 57 83 100
Transportation 97 89 100
Utilities 110 101 100

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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
2020 17,522 -0.6%
2019 17,627 0.4%
2018 17,563 0.5%
2017 17,474 0.3%
2016 17,430 0.6%
2015 17,323 1.0%
2014 17,157 0.9%
2013 16,997 0.7%
2012 16,885 1.2%
2011 16,689 -

Race / Ethnicity in South Houston

White
5.4% (950)
African American
1.0% (177)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
0.1% (25)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (26)
Hispanic
93.3% (16,340)
Race South Houston TX USA
White 5.4% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 1.0% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.1% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 93.3% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in South Houston

Female
49.9% (8,739)
Male
50.1% (8,782)
Gender South Houston TX USA
Female 49.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
23.0% (4,030)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (2,803)
High School / GED
34.0% (5,957)
Some College
14.0% (2,453)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,051)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (1,051)
Master's Degree
1.0% (175)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education South Houston TX USA
< 9th Grade 23.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 20.0% 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
7.8% (135,920)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (83,901)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (255,060)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (238,951)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (227,876)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (335,606)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (186,932)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (207,069)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (62,758)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (18,122)
Income South Houston TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 7.8% 8.3%

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