Southwest 65 Below average
Southwest Livability #19 ranked neighborhood in Houston#508 ranked neighborhood in TexasRanks better than 40% of areas
A+ Southwest Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B Southwest Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% lower than Texas
919% less expensive than the US average
946% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Southwest cost of living
F Southwest Crime Total crime is 52% higher than Texas
Total crime
4,07974% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2574% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
1%Year over year crime is up
Southwest crime
F Southwest Employment Household income is 11% lower than Texas
Median household income
$48,85012% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$20,56231% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%54% higher than the US average
Southwest employment
C+ Southwest Housing Home value is 28% lower than Texas
Median home value
$102,76044% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9571% higher than the US average
Home ownership
59%7% lower than the US average
Southwest real estate or Southwest rentals
F Southwest Schools HS graduation rate is 10% lower than Texas
High school grad. rates
70%16% lower than the US average
School test scores
35%28% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
Southwest K-12 schools
A Southwest User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Southwest
Overall user rating
81% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
81% 2 total surveys
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      Southwest transportation information

      Average one way commuten/a27min26min
      Workers who drive to work76.6%76.3%80.3%
      Workers who carpool14.8%11.7%10.6%
      Workers who take public transit4.0%4.0%1.5%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%0.5%0.3%
      Workers who walk0.7%2.1%1.6%
      Working from home2.5%3.5%4.3%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Southwest, Houston, TX data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).