South Houston, Texas 

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Population

17,563

+5.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$37,483

Median Home Price

$128,200

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.

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

Local Listings in South Houston
 $130,000 
1111 Missouri St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1150 SqFt
 $105,200 
712 Avenue M
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1095 SqFt
 $169,900 
607 Avenue F
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1204 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: 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 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 4.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare South Houston's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, March and November are the most pleasant months in South Houston, 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
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 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in South Houston is $128,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.2%. Check out the homes in the area

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 10.4% in the last 12 months. Browse South Houston Real Estate

The median home price in South Houston is $128,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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77587

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NEW LISTINGS IN SOUTH HOUSTON
$130,000
1111 Missouri St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$105,200
712 Avenue M
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$169,900
607 Avenue F
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$80,000
805 Missouri St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$130,000
708 Avenue L
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$84,900
903 14th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$119,900
1215 Avenue G
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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