Friendswood Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Friendswood Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
40,290

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
21.1%
18 - 24:
7.0%
25 - 34:
10.0%
35 - 54:
28.0%
55 - 64:
13.3%
Over 65 Years:
14.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.6%
4.6%
High School Graduates
96.4%
96.4%
College Graduated
48.6%
48.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Friendswood
$50,568
$50,568
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Friendswood
$111,478
$111,478
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.1%

Employment Industries in Friendswood

 
Healthcare
13.7%
13.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
11.2%
11.2%
Manufacturing
10.8%
10.8%
Education
10.2%
10.2%
Retail
9.2%
9.2%
Construction
6.5%
6.5%
Accommodation
6.1%
6.1%
Finance
5.6%
5.6%
Other
4.5%
4.5%
Public Service
3.9%
3.9%
Transportation
3.8%
3.8%
Mining
3.3%
3.3%
Wholesale
3.0%
3.0%
Administration
2.5%
2.5%
Real estate
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
70.5%
70.5%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
15.9%
15.9%
Asian
7.3%
7.3%
Black or African American
3.7%
3.7%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.4%
2.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
16.9%
16.9%
English
12.4%
12.4%
Irish
10.1%
10.1%
Italian
5.1%
5.1%
European
4.0%
4.0%
French
3.1%
3.1%
Scottish
2.2%
2.2%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
Scots-Irish
1.6%
1.6%
British
1.5%
1.5%
Norwegian
1.3%
1.3%
Swedish
1.1%
1.1%
Scandinavian
0.9%
0.9%
Czech
0.9%
0.9%
Dutch
0.9%
0.9%
African
0.7%
0.7%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
British West Indian
0.4%
0.4%
Austrian
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
87.1%
87.1%
Spanish
6.6%
6.6%
Vietnamese
1.4%
1.4%
Chinese
1.1%
1.1%
Langs. of India
1.0%
1.0%
Other Asian languages
0.7%
0.7%
Urdu
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Italian
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Friendswood Residents:
8.9%