Houston 53 Poor
Houston Livability #170 ranked city in Alaska#27,178 ranked city in the USARanks better than 7% of areas
F Houston Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
D- Houston Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Alaska
Houston
11313% more expensive than the US average
Alaska
12828% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Houston cost of living
C- Houston Crime Total crime is 48% lower than Alaska
Total crime
1,59632% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6332% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-18%Year over year crime is down
Houston crime
F Houston Employment Household income is 29% lower than Alaska
Median household income
$52,5005% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,61521% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
10%118% higher than the US average
Houston employment
F Houston Housing Home value is 32% lower than Alaska
Median home value
$175,2005% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9431% lower than the US average
Home ownership
76%20% higher than the US average
Houston real estate or Houston rentals
D+ Houston Schools HS graduation rate is 7% lower than Alaska
High school grad. rates
81%2% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
Houston K-12 schools
N/A Houston User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Houston
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Houston transportation information

      StatisticHoustonAlaskaNational
      Average one way commute39min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work74.5%68.1%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.6%12.5%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%1.0%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.4%7.9%2.8%
      Working from home4.9%4.6%4.6%

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      Source: The Houston, AK data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).