Northwest 75 Excellent
Northwest Livability #17 ranked neighborhood in Houston#424 ranked neighborhood in TexasRanks better than 74% of areas
A+ Northwest Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B Northwest Cost of Living Cost of living is equal to Texas
Northwest
928% less expensive than the US average
Houston
946% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Northwest cost of living
F Northwest Crime Total crime is 34% higher than Texas
Total crime
3,72844% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2744% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Northwest crime
D Northwest Employment Household income is 11% lower than Texas
Median household income
$48,91912% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,88420% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%11% higher than the US average
Northwest employment
B+ Northwest Housing Home value is 7% lower than Texas
Median home value
$132,12428% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$76619% lower than the US average
Home ownership
51%20% lower than the US average
Northwest real estate or Northwest rentals
C+ Northwest Schools HS graduation rate is 8% lower than Texas
High school grad. rates
72%14% lower than the US average
School test scores
61%24% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Houston K-12 schools
B+ Northwest User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Northwest
Overall user rating
76% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
76% 3 total surveys
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      Northwest transportation information

      StatisticNorthwestHoustonTexas
      Average one way commuten/a27min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.5%76.3%80.3%
      Workers who carpool11.6%11.7%10.6%
      Workers who take public transit3.3%4.0%1.5%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.5%0.3%
      Workers who walk1.3%2.1%1.6%
      Working from home2.8%3.5%4.3%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)02 (2)25
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (2)31

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