La Marque, Texas 

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Population

17,642

+9.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

8.2%

Median Income

$44,040

Median Home Price

$162,800

Median Age

40.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

2.9 / 8.2

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in La Marque, Texas

La Marque is a city located in Texas's six-county Gulf Coast region. It has been around since the 1800s and is currently home to almost 8,000 people. La Marque offers numerous museums, art galleries, parks and other attractions for visitors to enjoy. Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast.
Zip Codes: 77568
Cost of Living: -16.9% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

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La Marque, Tx Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in La Marque is 8.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. La Marque jobs have increased by 3.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, La Marque's cost of living is 16.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare La Marque's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Galveston county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 60.6% to 37.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
La Marque's population is 17,642 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in La Marque is Real Estate: $162,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%.

SCHOOLS
La Marque public schools spend $10,269 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.9 students per teacher in La Marque. More Education



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Housing Market in La Marque

It's a good time to buy in La Marque. Home Appreciation is up 11.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in La Marque is $162,800.
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Reviews for La Marque   3 Reviews
A transformation has taken place in La Marque - 9/6/2010
La Marque is currently conducting a monumental turnaround to enhance its quality of life and reducing its crime rate. Our new Chief of Police is a tough crime fighter... Read More

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Lifestyle - 9/11/2006
La Marque is a small community, where everyone knows each other. Though the ecomomy is not very stable, people still enjoy living... Read More

hot&humid - 7/28/2006
The summers here, which last six months, are like living in a sweltering tropical rain forrest with out the exotic plants and animals.I'm moving to... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LA MARQUE, TEXAS
77568

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