Select a New Section:




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.



Interested In Visiting This Place


Powered by airbnb


Highlights



Quick Facts About Katy


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Katy is 5.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Katy jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Katy's cost of living is 4.50% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Katy's population is 16,158 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 101.85 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Katy is $233,039. Home appreciation the last year has been 49.71 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Katy public schools spend $9,688 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Katy.

Best Places to Live in Katy, Texas



Katy Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Katy. Home Appreciation is up 49.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Katy Real Estate.
The median home price in Katy is $233,039. Browse Homes in this Range.
Learn More
Mortgage Calculator     Home Equity Calculator

Comments


living in katy tx
IM A NATIVE FLORIDIAN WHO LIVED IN KATY TX FROM 3/07 THROUGH 10/2010 AND MUST SAY I FEEL IN LOVE WITH KATY TEXAS. THIS CITY IS A MUST TO LIVE IN I RECOMMEND KATY TX TO... (read more)
I love Katy Texas!!!!!
There is a lot to do in Katy.. The Katy mills mall is a huge shopping mall.. the schools are great. My mom and sister lives off of fry road.. We used to live smack in... (read more)
So much to do, and all in your backyard (relativel
Not only does this area of Texas have amazing weather, it also offers easy access to the Gulf of Mexico, and numerous lakes and rivers for perfect water enjoyment 9... (read more)
To See All Comments for Katy Click Here


Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Katy, Texas to any other place in the USA.

Ask A Katy Expert

This place does not have any experts.
How To Become An Expert Here

Select a New Section: