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-Diverse economy
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-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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Quick Facts About Highlands

    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.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Highlands's cost of living is 14.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Highlands's population is 7,775 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.24 percent.
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Highlands is $123,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 49.64%.
    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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Highlands Housing Market

It's a good time to buy in Highlands. Home Appreciation is up 16.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Highlands Real Estate.
The median home price in Highlands is $123,800. Browse Homes in this Range.
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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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