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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Cons

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


What Bert Has To Say About Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area


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.


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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Highlands is 5.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Highlands jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Highlands's cost of living is 14.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Highlands's population is 7,775 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.24 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Highlands is $123,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 49.64%.
    SCHOOLS
    Highlands public schools spend $9,303 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Highlands.

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  7/8/2008
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I have lived in Highlands, TX., since 1984. The location & traffic is good in relation to downtown Houston, Crosby, Baytown, Pasadena & even Beaumont &/or West Houston... (Read More)

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