Highlands, Texas 

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Population

7,544

-5.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$55,455

Median Home Price

$161,700

Best Places to Live in Highlands, Texas

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

Pros
-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting

Local Listings in Highlands
 $145,000 
2414 Heather St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1229 SqFt
 $230,000 
306 S Magnolia St
Bed 11 | Bath 10 | 4500 SqFt
 $145,000 
10202 Sralla Rd Unit 18
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1872 SqFt

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

City: Highlands
Zip Codes: 77562
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Highlands is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Highlands jobs have increased by 3.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Highlands's cost of living is 6.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Highlands's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Highlands's population is 7,544 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Highlands is $161,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Highlands 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 Highlands. More Education


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Housing Market in Highlands

It's a good time to buy in Highlands. Home Appreciation is up 6.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Highlands Real Estate

The median home price in Highlands is $161,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Highlands   1 Reviews
Location/Quality of Life - 7/8/2008
I have lived in Highlands, TX., since 1984. The location & traffic is good in relation to downtown Houston, Crosby, Baytown, Pasadena & even Beaumont &/or West Houston... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN HIGHLANDS, TEXAS
77562

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NEW LISTINGS IN HIGHLANDS
$145,000
2414 Heather St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$230,000
306 S Magnolia St
Bed 11 | Bath 10

$145,000
10202 Sralla Rd Unit 18
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$197,500
110 S 9th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$82,500
513 W Oak St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$219,500
2607 Tracy Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$175,500
605 Cindyrella Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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