Katy, Texas 

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TEXAS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

60,416

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,725,656

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

17,265

+29.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$73,006

Median Home Price

$242,300

Best Places to Live in Katy, Texas

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

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

 $220,000 
5719 Roberts Rd
Bed 1 | Bath 2 | 1344 SqFt
 $149,900 
2202 Crosscoach Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1080 SqFt
 $175,000 
20347 Decker Ridge Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1521 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: Katy
Zip Codes: 77493
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

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

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Katy's cost of living is 4.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Katy's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and March are the most pleasant months in Katy, while August and July 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
Katy's population is 17,265 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 29.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Katy is $242,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
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. More Education


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Housing Market in Katy

It's a good time to buy in Katy. Home Appreciation is up 4.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Katy Real Estate

The median home price in Katy is $242,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Katy   22 Reviews
Harmony Science Academy West Houston - 2/18/2016
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

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Katy is wonderful place to live and work! - 6/8/2015
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

living in katy tx - 6/9/2013
IM A NATIVE FLORIDIAN WHO LIVED IN KATY TX FROM 3/07 THROUGH 10/2010 AND MUST SAY I FEEL IN LOVE WITH KATY TEXAS. THIS CITY IS A MUST TO LIVE IN I RECOMMEND KATY TX TO... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN KATY, TEXAS
77493

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NEW LISTINGS IN KATY
$220,000
5719 Roberts Rd
Bed 1 | Bath 2

$149,900
2202 Crosscoach Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$175,000
20347 Decker Ridge Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$310,000
6323 Linfield Bluff Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$534,000
9903 Cinco Ridge Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$280,000
6214 Piedra Negras Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$200,000
22442 Smokey Hill Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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