Houston, TX Real Estate
Houston, Texas is located in Harris County. Nearby cities and towns include West University Place, Southside Place, Hilshire Village, Bellaire, Hunters Creek Village, Spring Valley Village, Piney Point Village, Hedwig Village, Jacinto City, Bunker Hill Village, Galena Park, Aldine, South Houston, Cloverleaf, Brookside Village, Jersey Village, Meadows Place, Stafford, Pearland, Fifth Street, Pasadena, Channelview, Sheldon, Fresno, Humble, Missouri City, Mission Bend, Deer Park, Four Corners, Atascocita, Sugar Land, Arcola, Highlands, Manvel, Spring, Barrett, Sienna Plantation, Friendswood, La Porte, Crosby, New Territory, Cinco Ranch, Greatwood, Webster, Iowa Colony, Pecan Grove, Nassau Bay, Morgan's Point, Taylor Lake Village, Shoreacres, Thompsons, and El Lago. Houston is an urban community with a population of 2,190,788. The median household income is $44,245. In Houston, 40% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 35% of the households. Half the population of Houston commutes 23 minutes or less to work, with 61% of residents holding white collar jobs and 39% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Houston, TX is 27 years, with 40% of those homes owned, 49% rented, and 10% not occupied. In the previous year, 18283 Houston properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Houston in the previous year was $255,693.