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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Cons

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


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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Friendswood is 4.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Friendswood jobs have Increased by 0.75 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Friendswood's cost of living is 7.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Friendswood's population is 38,800 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 70.07 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Friendswood is $255,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 31.93%.
    SCHOOLS
    Friendswood public schools spend $8,038 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17 students per teacher in Friendswood.

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  3/3/2007
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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