Atlantic Cities

Houston

  • Population

    6,177,035

    Metro Area

    2,160,821

    City Limits
  • Education

  • Population change

  • Rankings

    7 Powerful Global Cities
    9 Worst Rush Hour
    24 Best City for Recent College Grads
  • Key Attractions

  • Median Home Price

    $235,000


    6.9% year-over-year
  • Top Occupations

  • Median Income

    $54,146

  • Diversity

    68% White
    34% Hispanic or Latino
    17% African American
    6% Asian
    9% Other
Sources: 2012 American Community Survey, Zillow.com, Bureau of Labor Statistics. All city data is representative of metropolitan statistical area.