South Houston 77 Exceptional
South Houston Livability #583 ranked city in Texas#6,199 ranked city in the USARanks better than 78% of areas
A+ South Houston Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B+ South Houston Cost of Living Cost of living is 6% lower than Texas
South Houston
8614% less expensive than the US average
Texas
919% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Houston cost of living
D- South Houston Crime Total crime is 8% higher than Texas
Total crime
3,03022% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3322% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
8%Year over year crime is up
South Houston crime
F South Houston Employment Household income is 23% lower than Texas
Median household income
$42,01624% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$15,15749% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%11% higher than the US average
South Houston employment
B South Houston Housing Home value is 42% lower than Texas
Median home value
$83,40055% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$75221% lower than the US average
Home ownership
59%7% lower than the US average
South Houston real estate or South Houston rentals
B- South Houston Schools HS graduation rate is 39% lower than Texas
High school grad. rates
47%43% lower than the US average
School test scores
74%51% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
South Houston K-12 schools
C South Houston User Ratings There are a total of 5 ratings in South Houston
Overall user rating
63% 5 total ratings
User reviews rating
50% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
70% 4 total surveys
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      South Houston transportation information

      StatisticSouth HoustonTexasNational
      Average one way commute28min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work71.9%80.3%76.4%
      Workers who carpool19.4%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.4%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.4%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.1%1.6%2.8%
      Working from home2.8%4.3%4.6%

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