Galveston County, Texas 

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Population

322,225

49% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$61,744

Avg. Home Price

$199,200

United States / Texas / No Metro Area / Galveston County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Galveston County, Texas

Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Galveston County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: League City, Galveston, 16 total
Zip Codes: 77573, 77546, 77539, 77590, 77550, 77551, 77568, 77510, 77591, 77563, 17 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Galveston County is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Galveston County jobs have increased by 0.73%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Galveston County's cost of living is 2.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Galveston County's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Galveston County's population is 322,225 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 48.63%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Galveston County is $199,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.60%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Galveston County public schools spend $9,312 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.8 students per teacher in Galveston County. Learn More...

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ZIP CODES IN GALVESTON COUNTY, TEXAS
77573, 77546, 77539, 77590, 77550, 77551, 77568, 77510, 77591, 77563, 17 total
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