Central Houston Demographics


  • Total Population259,872
  • Male Population(51.9 %) 134,791
  • Female Population(48.1 %) 125,081
  • Median Age34.30
There are currently 259,872 people living in Central Houston. Out of the total population number, 134,791 are men and 125,081 are women. The median age for Central Houston dwellers is 34.30.


  • White Collar146,805
  • Blue Collar11,165
There are currently 146,805 white-collar jobs and 11,165 blue-collar jobs in Central Houston.


  • Total Households122,630
  • Family Households54,073
  • Non-family Households68,557
  • Households With Children21,762
  • Households Without Children100,869
  • Average People Per Household1.96
There are currently 122,630 households in Central Houston. Out of this total, 54,073 are family households, 68,557 are non-family households, 21,762 are households with children and 100,869 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Central Houston is 1.96.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School6,831
  • Some High School31,773
  • Some College34,115
  • Associate Degree9,090
  • Bachelors Degree74,830
  • Graduate Degree64,402
There are 6,831 people living in Central Houston without a high school degree, 31,773 people with some high school degree and 34,115 people with a college degree. 9,090 people have an associate degree, 74,830 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 64,402 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married97,641
  • Married98,318
  • Separated3,656
  • Widowed7,312
  • Divorced23,521
97,641 of the people living in Central Houston have never been married, while 98,318 are married and 3,656 are separated. A total of 7,312 people are widowed and 23,521 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$137,713
  • Median Household Income$82,878
  • Median Income Under 25$34,798
  • Median Income 25-44$79,178
  • Median Income 45-64$109,459
  • Median Income Over 65$53,128

The average household income for people living in Central Houston is $137,713, while the median household income is $82,878. The median income in Central Houston is $34,798 for those under 25, $79,178 for those aged 25 to 44, $109,459 for those aged 45 to 64, and $53,128 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.