Houston, AK

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640 Vital Statistics. 30 Condition Alerts found.

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Houston Profile


Overview

Houston is a very small city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 2,206 people and just one neighborhood, Houston is the 30th largest community in Alaska.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities, Houston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Houston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Houston is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Houston who work in office and administrative support (10.66%), management occupations (10.66%), and sales jobs (8.23%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Houston is worth considering.

In Houston, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Houston Demographics

In Houston, just 12.46% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Houston in 2010 was $24,592, which is lower middle income relative to Alaska, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,368 for a family of four. However, Houston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Houston is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Houston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Houston residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Houston include Irish, English, Norwegian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Houston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Setting

 
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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Houston, AK HOMES

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TYPE OF Houston, AK HOMES

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SIZE OF Houston, AK HOMES

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SIZE OF Houston, AK HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Commute to work

 

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Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Houston 0.101011101001110
Alaska 7.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Houston VIOLENT CRIMES

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United States VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
Burglary
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Houston 0.101011101001110
Alaska 28.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Houston Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Houston 0.101011101001110
Alaska 8

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Alaska

(10 is best)

Better than of AK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.0% 42.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.6% 36.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 6.4%

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