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-Diverse economy
-Cost of living


-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.


Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast See Local Real Estate
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City: Houston
Zip Codes: 77084, 77449, ... 101 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Houston

    The unemployment rate in Houston is 4.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houston jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Houston's cost of living is 2.30% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Houston's Cost of Living
    Houston's population is 2,296,220 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 40.83 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Houston is $219,922. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 40.24%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Houston public schools spend $10,310 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Houston. Learn more...

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The median home price in Houston is $219,922. Browse Homes in this Range.
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The 77096 area is good

Although I'm still not giving Houston any stars because it's way too hot and humid the people are very very very rude but there is one area in Houston if you do not have... (Read More)



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I was in awe when I first came down here in July I always thought that Houston was a beautiful City that was totally diverse and ahead of the times being that it was the... (Read More)



Several Things to Know

Hello, I have lived in Houston for 9 years now, and I want to share some good and bad. First, the good: - Diversity. With many cultures present in the city, one can... (Read More)



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