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-Diverse economy
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-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.


Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast See Local Real Estate
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City: Katy
Zip Codes: 77493
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Katy

    The unemployment rate in Katy is 5.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Katy jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Katy's cost of living is 4.50% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Katy's Cost of Living
    Katy's population is 16,158 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 101.85 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Katy is $233,039. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 49.71%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Katy public schools spend $9,688 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Katy. Learn more...

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Harmony Science Academy West Houston

My kids has been it this school since it opened. It was great at first until they kept changing hands in principle. They had great plans but never get carried out. The... (Read More)



Katy is wonderful place to live and work!

I live in Katy since August 26, 2007. And I am so grateful to God that He blessed me by sending to live in Katy. It is much smaller than Houston, but the quality of life... (Read More)



Not what you expect

I work in Katy and I cannot stand the people here. I have never met one person in Katy that was polite or nice in any way. I shop in Katy on my lunch breaks thinking it... (Read More)



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