south houston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,990 40.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,825 37.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,019 13.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 418 5.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 228 3.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,822 51.1 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 509 6.8 % 6.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,323 - -
19 years old and under 6,279 36.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 6,209 35.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 3,505 20.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,330 7.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 3,369 21.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 12,325 78.5 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 12 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,961 34.3 % 33.2 %
Married 2,998 52.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 328 5.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 426 7.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,371 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,669 86.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 702 13.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,373 62.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 98 1.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 53 1.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 159 3.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 170 3.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 545 10.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 482 9.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 479 8.9 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 12 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 257 4.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 423 7.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,176 21.9 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,078 20.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,552 28.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 155 2.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,729 32.2 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 2,870 53.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 42 0.8 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 20 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 8 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,892 64.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 286 1.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 166 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 214 1.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 5,311 31.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,483 53,657
Median Family Income 41,886 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 13,909 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 74.19 %
  • Temperature 94.86 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.45 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 21.48
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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