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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-Sugar Land-Baytown 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.


  • Location: Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast
  • Country: United States
  • State: Texas
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  • Metro Area: Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area

Quick Facts About Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown

    The unemployment rate in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area is 4.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area jobs have Increased by 2.96 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area's cost of living is 9.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area's population is 5,962,416 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 26.61 percent.
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area is $141,500. Home appreciation the last year has been 10.80 percent.
    Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area public schools spend $10,414 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metro Area.

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