StatisticSoutheastHoustonTexas
Population261,7572,240,58228,995,881
Population density (sq mi)2,8663,520113
Median age34.532.734.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%49%48%
Speak Englishn/a52%65%
Speak Spanishn/a38%30%

Key findings

  • The population density in Southeast is 19% lower than Houston
  • The median age in Southeast is 5% higher than Houston
  • In Southeast 39.88% of the population is White
  • In Southeast 44.64% of the population is Black
  • In Southeast 4.03% of the population is Asian

Compare Houston, TX Demographics

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      Southeast population breakdown by race

      RaceSoutheastHoustonTexas
      White39.88%58.27%74.84%
      Black44.64%22.82%11.95%
      Asian4.03%6.66%4.36%
      American Indian0.37%0.36%0.48%
      Native Hawaiian0.08%0.06%0.08%
      Mixed race1.61%2.01%2.50%
      Other race9.40%9.83%5.79%
      In Southeast, 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

      Southeast age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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