south houston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,728 35.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,038 39.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,166 15.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 504 6.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 190 2.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,179 54.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 549 7.2 % 7.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,430 - -
19 years old and under 6,281 36.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,084 34.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,703 21.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,362 7.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 3,767 23.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 12,068 76.2 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,920 33.5 % 33.5 %
Married 3,100 54.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 254 4.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 449 7.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,216 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,707 90.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 509 9.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,210 61.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 62 1.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 52 1.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 144 2.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 243 4.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 444 8.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 468 9.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 582 11.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 11 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 266 5.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 345 6.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,208 23.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,205 23.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,324 25.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 139 2.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,919 36.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,726 52.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 35 0.7 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 21 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 6 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 12,202 72.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 233 1.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 90 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 126 0.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 4,243 25.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,309 55,775
Median Family Income 44,733 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 14,963 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 86.57 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.38 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.04
    [CDD] 13.44
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com