Baytown, Texas 

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Population

76,205

+8.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

8.2%

Median Income

$46,776

Median Home Price

$148,800

Best Places to Live in Baytown, Texas

Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast. April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Baytown, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Baytown, TX Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Harris County
Metro Area: Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Baytown
Zip Codes: 77521 77520
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Baytown is 8.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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 15.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Baytown's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Harris county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Baytown's population is 76,205 people. Since 2010, 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: $148,800. 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 5.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Baytown is $148,800.

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ZIP CODES IN BAYTOWN, TEXAS
77521 77520

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