South Houston, Texas 

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Population

17,563

+5.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$37,483

Median Home Price

$136,700

Best Places to Live in South Houston, Texas

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

South Houston, TX Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Harris County
Metro Area: Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: South Houston
Zip Codes: 77587
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in South Houston is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Houston jobs have increased by 3.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, South Houston's cost of living is 9.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare South Houston's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
South Houston's population is 17,563 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in South Houston is Real Estate: $136,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.1%.

SCHOOLS
South Houston public schools spend $10,326 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in South Houston. More Education



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Housing Market in South Houston

It's a good time to buy in South Houston. Home Appreciation is up 8.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in South Houston is $136,700.

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77587

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