StatisticFar NorthHoustonTexas
Population59,7422,240,58228,995,881
Population density (sq mi)2,1853,520113
Median age27.432.734.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1862%49%48%
Speak Englishn/a52%65%
Speak Spanishn/a38%30%

Key findings

  • The population density in Far North is 38% lower than Houston
  • The median age in Far North is 16% lower than Houston
  • In Far North 70.96% of the population is White
  • In Far North 20.73% of the population is Black
  • In Far North 1.26% of the population is Asian

Compare Houston, TX Demographics

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      Far North population breakdown by race

      RaceFar NorthHoustonTexas
      White70.96%58.27%74.84%
      Black20.73%22.82%11.95%
      Asian1.26%6.66%4.36%
      American Indian0.52%0.36%0.48%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.08%
      Mixed race1.73%2.01%2.50%
      Other race4.80%9.83%5.79%
      In Far North, 44.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Far North age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Far North, Houston, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).