Most Expensive Friendswood Neighborhoods
Friendswood is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 38,260 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Friendswood is the 85th largest community in Texas.
Friendswood real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Friendswood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Friendswood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.45% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Friendswood is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Friendswood who work in management occupations (14.87%), office and administrative support (12.52%) and sales jobs (11.24%).
Also of interest is that Friendswood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Friendswood is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Friendswood a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Friendswood has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Friendswood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Friendswood, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.58 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Friendswood are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.31% of adults in Friendswood have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Friendswood in 2010 was $42,963, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $171,852 for a family of four.
The people who call Friendswood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Friendswood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Friendswood also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.85% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Friendswood include German, Irish, English, Italian, French and European.
The most common language spoken in Friendswood is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||13,032|
|FRIENDSWOOD HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||79.37%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||20.63%|
|TYPE OF FRIENDSWOOD HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||81.56%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.63%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||2.40%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||12.88%|
|SIZE OF FRIENDSWOOD HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||11.62%|
|AGE OF FRIENDSWOOD HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||28.07%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||61.64%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||10.11%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.18%|
|FRIENDSWOOD REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$299,240|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,329|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $66,000||2.95%|
|$66,001 - $132,000||4.48%|
|$132,001 - $264,000||36.50%|
|$264,001 - $396,000||23.43%|
|$396,001 - $528,000||18.45%|
|$528,001 - $660,000||6.67%|
|$660,001 - $990,000||5.08%|
|$990,001 - $1,321,000||1.04%|
|PEOPLE OF FRIENDSWOOD||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.38%|
|5 TO 17||21.28%|
|18 TO 24||8.26%|
|25 TO 34||9.03%|
|35 TO 54||30.56%|
|55 TO 64||12.72%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.78%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.17%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$95,120|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$42,963|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.22%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (15.59%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (9.09%)
Public Service (4.08%)
Real estate (2.34%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.01%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.26%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.05%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.26%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||14.85%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (16.04%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (87.34%)
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