Sugar Land, TX

88,129 Population
33.6 square miles 2,583 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 41st Highest in TX
Population Density
2,583
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
43.3%
was 45.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
35.4%
was 31.7%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
21.8%
was 22.8%
Ranked 53rd Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
13.7%
was 12.9%
Ranked 9th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5
was 3.5
Ranked 17th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
4.5%
was 2.7%
Ranked 7th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$111,124
was $98,985
Ranked 5th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.1
45.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.1
was 1.2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
93.5
was 129.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,655.2
was 1,932.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
30,487
was 28,830
Ranked 45th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$1,621
was $1,462
Ranked 4th Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
920
was 395
 
Occupied Housing Units
29,712
was 27,493
 
Homeownership Rate
79.7%
was 81.3%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
162
was 395
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
907.6
was 858.2
Ranked 27th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
11.4%
was 20.6%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
758
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.9
was 3.0
Ranked 21st Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
31.9
was 14.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
11.0
was 4.8
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.8%
was 90.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.0%
was 98.2%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.5%
was 93.9%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
59.9%
was 54.0%
Ranked 3rd Highest in TX

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