Houston Demographics


  • Total Population2,217,706
  • Male Population(50.0 %) 1,108,500
  • Female Population(50.0 %) 1,109,206
  • Median Age32.60
There are currently 2,217,706 people living in Houston. Out of the total population number, 1,108,500 are men and 1,109,206 are women. The median age for Houston dwellers is 32.60.


  • White Collar811,390
  • Blue Collar262,942
There are currently 811,390 white-collar jobs and 262,942 blue-collar jobs in Houston.


  • Total Households814,599
  • Family Households497,786
  • Non-family Households316,813
  • Households With Children274,218
  • Households Without Children540,381
  • Average People Per Household2.68
There are currently 814,599 households in Houston. Out of this total, 497,786 are family households, 316,813 are non-family households, 274,218 are households with children and 540,381 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Houston is 2.68.

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

  • No High School201,168
  • Some High School570,647
  • Some College350,715
  • Associate Degree76,991
  • Bachelors Degree287,329
  • Graduate Degree169,265
There are 201,168 people living in Houston without a high school degree, 570,647 people with some high school degree and 350,715 people with a college degree. 76,991 people have an associate degree, 287,329 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 169,265 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married695,562
  • Married782,062
  • Separated59,193
  • Widowed82,937
  • Divorced179,592
695,562 of the people living in Houston have never been married, while 782,062 are married and 59,193 are separated. A total of 82,937 people are widowed and 179,592 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$74,322
  • Median Household Income$46,187
  • Median Income Under 25$26,891
  • Median Income 25-44$46,937
  • Median Income 45-64$53,789
  • Median Income Over 65$37,783

The average household income for people living in Houston is $74,322, while the median household income is $46,187. The median income in Houston is $26,891 for those under 25, $46,937 for those aged 25 to 44, $53,789 for those aged 45 to 64, and $37,783 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.