Friendswood, Texas 

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Population

38,800

70% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$95,120

Avg. Home Price

$283,700

Best Places to Live in Friendswood, Texas

Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting

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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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City: Friendswood
Zip Codes: 77546
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Friendswood is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Friendswood jobs have increased by 0.75%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Friendswood's cost of living is 7.40% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Friendswood's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Friendswood's population is 38,800 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 70.07%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Friendswood is $283,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.58%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Friendswood public schools spend $8,038 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17 students per teacher in Friendswood. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Friendswood

It's a good time to buy in Friendswood. Home Appreciation is up 1.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Friendswood Real Estate.

The median home price in Friendswood is $283,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Friendswood   1 Reviews
An excellent suburban community - 3/3/2007
Growing up in Friendswood over the last 40+ years, the changes are apparent every where. My home is where there used to be rice fields and we watched planes crop dust. ... Read More

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77546