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Find your Best Mortgage in South Houston: Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, 30 years, 15 years.

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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Quick Facts About South Houston


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in South Houston is 5.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Houston jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, South Houston's cost of living is 16.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, South Houston's population is 17,544 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 23.49 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in South Houston is $109,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.74%.
    SCHOOLS
    South Houston public schools spend $10,326 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in South Houston.

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  12/6/2011
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