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-Diverse economy
-Cost of living


-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting

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The rapidly growing Houston area continues to rank the fourth largest metro area in the United States behind New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Not only is the population huge, but the area includes 10 counties covering some 900 square miles and spreads some 50 miles in each direction.


Quick Facts About Friendswood

    The unemployment rate in Friendswood is 4.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Friendswood jobs have Increased by 2.95 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Friendswood's cost of living is 3.30% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Friendswood's population is 35,853 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.26 percent.
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Friendswood is $210,800. Home appreciation the last year has been 12.00 percent.
    Friendswood public schools spend $11,167 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Friendswood.

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An excellent suburban community
Growing up in Friendswood over the last 40+ years, the changes are apparent every where. My home is where there used to be rice fields and we watched planes crop dust. ... (read more)
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