Houston, TX is the fourth largest city in the United States with a population of 2,293,288 people and a population density of 3,636 people per square mile. There are many businesses located in Houston that offer goods and services to its citizens. A few examples include Walmart, Kroger, Target, and Home Depot. There are also a variety of year-round outdoor activities such as biking, hiking, sailing on Lake Houston or exploring the San Jacinto Monument State Historic Site. Additionally, there are many organizations such as the Houston Rockets NBA team and the Houston Astros Major League Baseball team that are committed to enriching the lives of local residents. Finally, there are several local sporting events held throughout the city including The Grand Prix of Houston and The Shell Open Golf Tournament.
The population in Houston is 2,293,288. There are 3,600 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Houston is 33.7, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Houston is 2.7, the US average of people per household is 2.6.
Family in Houston
- 44.2% are married
- 10.4% are divorced
- 31.7% are married with children
- 22.9% have children, but are single
Race in Houston
- 24.9% are white
- 22.4% are black
- 6.6% are asian
- 0.1% are native american
- 0.2% claim Other
- 44.5% claim Hispanic Ethnicity
- 1.2% Two or More Races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander