Houston, Delaware Census Data & Community Profile

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Houston GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Houston, DE
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Houston, DE was 430.

Houston Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Houston was 219, which represents 50.9 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Houston, DE
There are an estimated 96 married men in the town. 62.7 percent of men over 15 years old in Houston are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Houston is 211 which is 49.1 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Houston, Delaware
There are an estimated 98 married women in the community. 60.1 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Houston, DE
The median age of people living in Houston, DE was 33 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Houston was 32. There were 299 people above the age of 18, which represents 69.5 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 12.6 percent of the population (54) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Houston, DE
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Houston, DE was 425.

White Population in Houston, DE
The estimated White population in the Houston community is 384, which is 89.3 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Houston, Delaware
The estimated Black/African American population is 36, which is 8.4 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Houston, DE
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Houston, DE was 3.

Asian Population in Houston, Delaware
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 0.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Houston, DE
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Houston was an estimated 0.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 2, while those of “two or more races” was 5 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Houston community was 20, or 4.7 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Houston, DE
The household population number in Houston was 430.

Group Quarters Population in Houston, DE
Group Quarters population in the community was 0.

Average Household Size in Houston, DE
The average household size in Houston is 2.85 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 3.24 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Houston, DE
At the time of the last census survey, there were 166 total housing units in Houston.

The number of occupied housing units was 151, or 91 of the total units in town. Of these, 128 were owner-occupied (84.8), and 23 were renter-occupied (15.2, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 15 vacant homes in Houston at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Houston, Delaware
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 112, with a median value in dollars of 88,600.

Monthly Owner Costs in Houston, DE
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $861 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Houston, average costs per month were $196 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 210 people in the community had a high school degree, or 74.2 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Houston, Delaware
20 people in Houston also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 7.1 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Houston, DE
The number of Civilian Veterans in Houston was 42, or 14.2 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Houston, DE
In 2000, there were 53 people in Houston, DE listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Houston, DE
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 24 people in Houston who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 6.1 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Houston, Delaware
There were 193 in the labor force in Houston at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 61.9 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Houston was 21.1 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Houston, DE
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $39,545. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Houston, DE
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $46,563. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Houston, Delaware
Per capita income in Houston in the last full census was 15,919. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Houston numbered 2, or 1.7 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Houston, DE
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 25, or 5.8 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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