Houston Demographics


  • Total Population2,295,982
  • Male Population(50.0 %) 1,147,588
  • Female Population(50.0 %) 1,148,394
  • Median Age32.90
There are currently 2,295,982 people living in Houston. Out of the total population number, 1,147,588 are men and 1,148,394 are women. The median age for Houston dwellers is 32.90.


  • White Collar841,933
  • Blue Collar284,270
There are currently 841,933 white-collar jobs and 284,270 blue-collar jobs in Houston.


  • Total Households848,340
  • Family Households517,363
  • Non-family Households330,977
  • Households With Children280,482
  • Households Without Children567,858
  • Average People Per Household2.67
There are currently 848,340 households in Houston. Out of this total, 517,363 are family households, 330,977 are non-family households, 280,482 are households with children and 567,858 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Houston is 2.67.

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

  • No High School198,563
  • Some High School576,837
  • Some College349,566
  • Associate Degree88,086
  • Bachelors Degree315,323
  • Graduate Degree190,740
There are 198,563 people living in Houston without a high school degree, 576,837 people with some high school degree and 349,566 people with a college degree. 88,086 people have an associate degree, 315,323 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 190,740 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married741,094
  • Married804,942
  • Separated57,871
  • Widowed83,910
  • Divorced178,659
741,094 of the people living in Houston have never been married, while 804,942 are married and 57,871 are separated. A total of 83,910 people are widowed and 178,659 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$81,995
  • Median Household Income$51,140
  • Median Income Under 25$30,230
  • Median Income 25-44$52,927
  • Median Income 45-64$57,788
  • Median Income Over 65$41,514

The average household income for people living in Houston is $81,995, while the median household income is $51,140. The median income in Houston is $30,230 for those under 25, $52,927 for those aged 25 to 44, $57,788 for those aged 45 to 64, and $41,514 for those over the age of 65.


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