Houston Demographics


  • Total Population2,267,336
  • Male Population(50.1 %) 1,135,634
  • Female Population(49.9 %) 1,131,702
  • Median Age32.90
There are currently 2,267,336 people living in Houston. Out of the total population number, 1,135,634 are men and 1,131,702 are women. The median age for Houston dwellers is 32.90.


  • White Collar840,313
  • Blue Collar268,988
There are currently 840,313 white-collar jobs and 268,988 blue-collar jobs in Houston.


  • Total Households838,950
  • Family Households510,538
  • Non-family Households328,412
  • Households With Children278,210
  • Households Without Children560,740
  • Average People Per Household2.66
There are currently 838,950 households in Houston. Out of this total, 510,538 are family households, 328,412 are non-family households, 278,210 are households with children and 560,740 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Houston is 2.66.

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

  • No High School199,584
  • Some High School574,243
  • Some College343,044
  • Associate Degree83,457
  • Bachelors Degree307,426
  • Graduate Degree184,786
There are 199,584 people living in Houston without a high school degree, 574,243 people with some high school degree and 343,044 people with a college degree. 83,457 people have an associate degree, 307,426 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 184,786 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married721,907
  • Married799,082
  • Separated57,748
  • Widowed84,044
  • Divorced178,634
721,907 of the people living in Houston have never been married, while 799,082 are married and 57,748 are separated. A total of 84,044 people are widowed and 178,634 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$79,344
  • Median Household Income$49,399
  • Median Income Under 25$29,186
  • Median Income 25-44$50,613
  • Median Income 45-64$56,009
  • Median Income Over 65$40,215

The average household income for people living in Houston is $79,344, while the median household income is $49,399. The median income in Houston is $29,186 for those under 25, $50,613 for those aged 25 to 44, $56,009 for those aged 45 to 64, and $40,215 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.