Income/capita 23%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 10%
Income per capita$36,809$29,224$27,828
Median household income$73,349$47,010$54,727
Median income owner occupied$0$71,418$70,980
Median income renter occupied$0$35,250$36,330
Median earnings male$53,816$31,458$36,153
Median earnings female$38,328$23,896$25,035
Unemployment rate5.1%5.0%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a21.9%16.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Meyerland is 23% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Meyerland is 33% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Meyerland is 10% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Meyerland is equal to the national average

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      Meyerland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.3%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector8.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.7%9.8%
      Public administration3.0%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%2.0%
      Education, health & social services12.9%41.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Piney Point Village, TX3,312$250,001352%
      Hunters Creek Village, TX4,688$250,001352%
      Bunker Hill Village, TX3,909$221,824301%
      West University Place, TX15,318$220,868299%
      Bellaire, TX18,140$187,805239%
      Houston, TX2,240,582$47,01015%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Chicago, IL2,714,017$50,4349%
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,938$39,77028%
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,324$49,32811%
      San Antonio, TX1,439,358$48,18313%
      San Diego, CA1,374,812$68,11723%
      Houston, TX2,240,582$47,01015%
      Source: The Meyerland, Houston, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).