West Houston Demographics


  • Total Population538,181
  • Male Population(48.9 %) 263,327
  • Female Population(51.1 %) 274,854
  • Median Age34.00
There are currently 538,181 people living in West Houston. Out of the total population number, 263,327 are men and 274,854 are women. The median age for West Houston dwellers is 34.00.


  • White Collar216,776
  • Blue Collar52,929
There are currently 216,776 white-collar jobs and 52,929 blue-collar jobs in West Houston.


  • Total Households189,229
  • Family Households130,032
  • Non-family Households59,197
  • Households With Children72,063
  • Households Without Children117,167
  • Average People Per Household2.88
There are currently 189,229 households in West Houston. Out of this total, 130,032 are family households, 59,197 are non-family households, 72,063 are households with children and 117,167 are households without children. The average number of people per household in West Houston is 2.88.

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

  • No High School33,708
  • Some High School123,009
  • Some College94,355
  • Associate Degree24,282
  • Bachelors Degree84,151
  • Graduate Degree42,998
There are 33,708 people living in West Houston without a high school degree, 123,009 people with some high school degree and 94,355 people with a college degree. 24,282 people have an associate degree, 84,151 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 42,998 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married152,356
  • Married214,043
  • Separated10,977
  • Widowed17,002
  • Divorced38,881
152,356 of the people living in West Houston have never been married, while 214,043 are married and 10,977 are separated. A total of 17,002 people are widowed and 38,881 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$97,400
  • Median Household Income$62,830
  • Median Income Under 25$36,198
  • Median Income 25-44$63,456
  • Median Income 45-64$68,174
  • Median Income Over 65$52,334

The average household income for people living in West Houston is $97,400, while the median household income is $62,830. The median income in West Houston is $36,198 for those under 25, $63,456 for those aged 25 to 44, $68,174 for those aged 45 to 64, and $52,334 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.