Houston, Minnesota 

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Population

1,045

+9.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$36,944

Median Home Price

$147,400

Best Places to Live in Houston, Minnesota

Small city - Extreme southwest Wisconsin along Mississippi River and I-90, 60 miles west of Rochester, Minnesota. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Houston, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive setting
-Small-town atmosphere
-Low crime rate
Cons
-Recent job declines
-Harsh winters
-Isolation

Local Listings in Houston
 $149,500 
401 E Cedar St
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 1728 SqFt
 $750,000 
630 W Spruce St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 4295 SqFt
 $235,000 
12929 Watercrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 1427 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About La Crosse-Onalaska Metro Area

Eighteenth-century European travelers and trappers founded La Crosse as a crossing point over the Mississippi River. Today’s balanced economic base includes mixed agriculture, orchards, and dairy farms alongside businesses in manufacturing, furniture, mail-order, and food distribution.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Houston
Zip Codes: 55943
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Houston is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houston jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Houston's cost of living is 7.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Houston's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Houston, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Houston county voted Republican in three of the five previous Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Houston's population is 1,045 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Houston is $147,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Houston public schools spend $8,884 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.4 students per teacher in Houston. More Education


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Housing Market in Houston

It's a good time to buy in Houston. Home Appreciation is up 8.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Houston Real Estate

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NEW LISTINGS IN HOUSTON
$149,500
401 E Cedar St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$750,000
630 W Spruce St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$235,000
12929 Watercrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$475,000
4653 State 76
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$672,000
15144 Addleman Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$119,900
417 E Cedar St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$475,000
3172 Christianson Hill Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 1

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