Houston

Houston

Overview for Houston, TX

2,293,290 people live in Houston, where the median age is 33.7 and the average individual income is $35,578. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,293,290

Total Population

33.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$35,578

Average individual Income

Around Houston, TX

There's plenty to do around Houston, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

87
Very Walkable
Walking Score
70
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
44
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Quesadillas Y Mas Las Parados, Oak and Sparrow, and Starr Fit Club.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.97 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.54 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.02 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.67 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.67 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 0.37 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Houston, TX

Houston has 878,906 households, with an average household size of 2.57. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Houston do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,293,290 people call Houston home. The population density is 3,580.83 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,293,290

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

33.7

Median Age

49.79 / 50.21%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
878,906

Total Households

2.57

Average Household Size

$35,578

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Houston, TX

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Primary Schools ()
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The following schools are within or nearby Houston. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Montessori Childrens School
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
Primrose School Of Barker Cypress
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Lakewood Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
West Montessori School Of Copperfield
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Little Yorkers Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Harmony Science Academy - Cypress
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Harmony School Of Discovery - Houston
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
4/5
Harmony School Of Achievement - Houston
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Primrose School At Fall Creek
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
The Covenant Preparatory School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Elmore Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
River Pines Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
KIPP Voyage Academy For Girls
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
KIPP Northeast College Preparatory
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Fonwood Early Childhood Center
PUBLIC
PreK - K
No rating available
Hilliard Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
Francis Elementary
PUBLIC
1st - 5th
No rating available
Cook Junior Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
North Forest High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Forest Brook Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
The Varnett School - Northeast
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Kashmere Gardens Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Shadydale Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Yes Prep North Forest
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
3/5
KIPP Polaris Academy For Boys
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
KIPP Legacy Preparatory
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Marshall Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Light Christian Academy Daycare & Early Children Devel
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Ridgemont Elementary
PUBLIC
1st - 5th
1/5
Christa McAuliffe Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Willowridge High School
PUBLIC
8th - 12th
1/5
Ridgemont Early Literacy Center
PUBLIC
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Reagan K-8 Educational Center
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Blue Ridge Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Windsor Village Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Greystone House Montessori School
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
Champions Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Cranbrook Learning Connection
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Richard Milburn Academy Houston (Suburban)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Premier H S-Houston (Champions)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
Impact Leadership Academy
PUBLIC
1st - 6th
No rating available
Ischool High At University Park
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
5/5
Helen Major Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Aristoi Classical Academy
PUBLIC
K - 7th
4/5
Arrow Academy - Harvest Preparatory Academy
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Iman Academy - Southwest
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Primrose School Of Eldridge Parkway
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Mission Bend Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
Park Point Montessori
PRIVATE
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
Early Discovery Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
Five Star Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Stjohn Paul II Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Westside Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
KIPP Unity Pri
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Maurice L Wolfe Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
KIPP Academy West Middle
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
3/5
Iltexas Westpark Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Pilgrim Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Thomas More Parish School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Francis De Sales School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Energized For Stem Academy Southeast Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Holy Ghost Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Memorial Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 10th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Westbury Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Al-Hadi School Of Accelerative Learning
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Torah Girls Academy Of Texas
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Harmony School Of Science-Houston
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
The Crossroads School
PRIVATE
1st - 10th
No rating available
Montessori Learning Cottage
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Excel Academy Education Transition Center
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Inspired For Excellence Academy Inc
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
No rating available
Montessori Learning Institute
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
St Agnes Academy School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
St Thomas Episcopal School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Strake Jesuit College Prep School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Robert M Beren Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Montessori Learning Institute
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
Robindell Private School
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
St Michael's Learning Academy
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Texans Can Academy - Houston Southwest
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Services-Ninos Charter Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Varnett Charter School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Premier H S - Houston(Sharpstown)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
3/5
KIPP Connect Houston Pri
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Anderson Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Challenge Early College High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
KIPP Mosaic Academy School
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available