Baytown, Texas 

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Population

77,288

+8.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

14.1%

Median Income

$46,776

Median Home Price

$181,900

Median Age

32.7

Comfort Index (Climate)

2.2 / 8.1

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Baytown, Texas

Baytown, Texas is a vibrant city located in the southeastern corner of the United States. Home to attractions such as Houston Motorsports Park and Pirates Bay Waterpark, visitors can explore outdoor activities and historical sites when visiting Baytown. There are also plenty of museums, galleries, and performance venues such as The Baytown Nature Center and San Jacinto Monument & Museum. For entertainment, visitors can explore boutique shops and restaurants along with movie theaters and live music clubs. Whether you're looking for a peaceful retreat or an exciting night out, Baytown has something for everyone! Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast.
Zip Codes: 77521 77520
Cost of Living: -16.5% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

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Baytown, Tx Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Baytown is 14.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Baytown jobs have increased by 3.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Baytown's cost of living is 16.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Baytown's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Baytown, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Harris county remained strongly Democratic, 55.9% to 42.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Baytown's population is 77,288 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 8.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Baytown is Real Estate: $181,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%.

SCHOOLS
Baytown public schools spend $9,303 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Baytown. More Education



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Housing Market in Baytown

It's a good time to buy in Baytown. Home Appreciation is up 11.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Baytown is $181,900.
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ZIP CODES IN BAYTOWN, TEXAS
77521 77520

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