Missouri City, Texas

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Population in 2014: 71,710 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +35.5%
Males: 35,749  (49.9%)
Females: 35,961  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77489.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $89,380 (it was $72,434 in 2000)
Missouri City:

$89,380
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,867 (it was $27,210 in 2000)

Missouri City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $164,100 (it was $111,200 in 2000)
Missouri City:

$164,100
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,330.

  • Races in Missouri City, TX (2013)

    Missouri City races chart
    • 30,30442.7%Black alone
    • 16,85723.8%White alone
    • 10,96815.5%Asian alone
    • 10,73815.1%Hispanic
    • 1,5432.2%Two or more races
    • 1680.2%Other race alone
    • 660.09%American Indian alone

Races in Missouri City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Missouri City: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (5.7%), Subsaharan African (4.7%), English (3.9%), Irish (2.4%), United States (2.1%), Italian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 29.7 square miles.

Population density: 2,415 people per square mile   (low).

Missouri City,TX real estate house value index trend

Missouri City, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Missouri City:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Missouri City city:

  • Never married: 33.8%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

16,502 residents are foreign born (7.3% Latin America, 6.6% Asia, 3.5% Africa).

This city:

23.7%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 66 registered sex offenders living in Missouri City, Texas as of May 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Missouri City to the number of sex offenders is 1,046 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,840 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,367 (2.0%)

Missouri City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (15.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Fifth Street, TX (1.1 miles ), Stafford, TX (1.8 miles ), Sugar Land, TX (2.2 miles ), Meadows Place, TX (2.3 miles ), Fresno, TX (2.5 miles ), Sienna Plantation, TX (2.6 miles ), Arcola, TX (2.7 miles ), Thompsons, TX (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 512 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 1998: 790 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 1999: 583 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2000: 558 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2001: 486 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2002: 757 buildings, average cost: $189,100
  • 2003: 768 buildings, average cost: $183,700
  • 2004: 771 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2005: 552 buildings, average cost: $194,800
  • 2006: 337 buildings, average cost: $233,800
  • 2007: 318 buildings, average cost: $214,200
  • 2008: 259 buildings, average cost: $188,100
  • 2009: 191 buildings, average cost: $186,700
  • 2010: 138 buildings, average cost: $191,000
  • 2011: 142 buildings, average cost: $187,200
  • 2012: 205 buildings, average cost: $210,100
  • 2013: 301 buildings, average cost: $241,400
  • 2014: 446 buildings, average cost: $226,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.58 N, Longitude: 95.54 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Misery City, Mo City

Daytime population change due to commuting: -22,972 (-33.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,731 (15.6%)

Area code: 281

Missouri City household income distribution Missouri City home values distribution

Property values in Missouri City, TX


Crime rates in Missouri City by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 5102104150001
per 100,000 9.01.70.03.01.40.05.21.36.50.00.00.01.4
Rapes 1319211396201513108517
per 100,000 23.531.633.019.212.57.825.919.316.814.511.37.224.0
Robberies 60636173556358464135343535
per 100,000 108.6104.895.9107.976.581.675.359.353.150.948.050.449.4
Assaults 746352798094876112745443273
per 100,000 133.9104.881.7116.7111.2121.8112.978.7164.565.462.146.1103.0
Burglaries 325317406345282342304366297294219186207
per 100,000 588.0527.4638.2509.7392.1443.2394.4472.0384.8427.5309.2267.7292.2
Thefts 866832747826710749809877820831613889856
per 100,000 1,566.91,384.21,174.11,220.4987.2970.61,049.61,131.01,062.41,208.3865.61,279.41,208.1
Auto thefts 116901091171187291576947477699
per 100,000 209.9149.7171.3172.9164.193.3118.173.589.468.366.4109.4139.7
Arson 1520108296149311204
per 100,000 27.133.315.711.840.37.818.211.63.916.02.80.05.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 235.4201.1191.9190.2149.8143.7168.6147.3164.8134.2105.7118.0149.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Missouri City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 116 (93 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +16,198 (+44.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Missouri City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Missouri City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Missouri City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 77% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the Missouri City city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/13/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people.

Earthquake activity:

Missouri City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 345.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 164.9 miles away from Missouri City center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 390.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 157.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 471.6 miles away from Missouri City center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 183.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fort Bend County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Missouri City topographic map

Birthplace of: Alvin Nnabuife - Football player, Billy Ray Brown - Professional golfer, Knile Davis - Football running back, Daniel Ewing - College basketball player (Duke Blue Devils), Eric Quill - Major League Soccer player (MetroStars, born: Feb 28, 1978), Ivan McFarlin - College basketball player (Oklahoma State Cowboys), Kevin Barber - College basketball player (Houston Cougars), Lanny Smith - College basketball player (Houston Cougars), Martin Patton - Football player, Sedric Clark - Football player.

Hospitals in Missouri City:

  • FORT BEND MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 3803 FM 1092 AT HWY 6)
  • FROSTVIEW HOUSE (7310 FROSTVIEW LN)

Nursing Homes in Missouri City:

  • COLONY HOUSE (4710 LEXINGTON BLVD)
  • FIRST COLONY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (4710 LEXINGTON BLVD)
  • FORT BEND HOSPITAL (3803 FM 1092 AND HWY 6)
  • PARK MANOR OF QUAIL VALLEY (2350 FM 1092)

Dialysis Facilities in Missouri City:

  • FT BEND DIALYSIS CTR (3819 CARTWRIGHT RD)
  • MISSOURI CITY DIALYSIS (1673 CARTWRIGHT ROAD)

Home Health Centers in Missouri City:

  • A AND L HEALTH CARE SERVICES, LLC (1927 VILLAGE PARK DRIVE)
  • BEACON HOME HEALTH AGENCY LLC (1814 PINE HOLLOW DRIVE)
  • CGN HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (2102 MOUNTSHIRE DR)
  • DECENCY HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (1531 MIMOSA DR)
  • DYNAMIC CARE HEALTH SERVICES INC (2041 SANDY KNOLL DRIVE)
  • LIFETIME HEALTHCARE INC (1910 TIMBER CREEK DRIVE)
  • PRIMEWAY HEALTHCARE SERVICES (2440 TEXAS PARKWAY SUITE #226)
  • ST GREGORY HEALTHCARE SERVICES LLC (3642 YANKEE CT)
  • TEXAS STATE HEALTHCARE (2601 G CARTWRIGHT ROAD)
  • THE COVENANT HOME CARE SERVICES INC (1802 ELM SHADOW DRIVE)

Heliports located in Missouri City:

Amtrak stations near Missouri City:

  • 17 miles: HOUSTON (902 WASHINGTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: SOUTH HOUSTON (1546 COLLEGE) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Missouri City:

  • Houston Baptist University (about 8 miles; Houston, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 12 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 12 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • Rice University (about 13 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)
  • University of St Thomas (about 14 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Texas Southern University (about 15 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 7,053)
  • Houston Community College (about 15 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 38,303)

Public high schools in Missouri City:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Missouri City:

Private elementary/middle schools in Missouri City:

  • GOOD NEWS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY & DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Students: 232, Location: 1521 TEXAS PKWY, Grades: PK-7)
  • NEW MILLENNIUM MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 184, Location: 2200 FM 1092 RD, Grades: PK-2)
  • SOUTHMINSTER SCHOOL (Students: 130, Location: 4200 CARTWRIGHT RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • INTERNATIONAL PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 100, Location: 1717 DULLES AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • EXCEL ADVENTIST ACADEMY (Students: 33, Location: 7950 W FUQUA DR, Grades: PK-8)
  • LITTLE WONDERS LEARNING CENTER (Students: 25, Location: 4743 LEXINGTON BLVD, Grades: PK-1)
See full list of schools located in Missouri City

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There's a new High school in Missouri City is call Thurgood Marshall High school. added by Lil B
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  • Oyster Creek runs through Missouri City and includes a 1-mile section of trail. Other parks include Kitty Hollow Park, Mosley Park, Independence Park, Buffalo Run Park, Community Park. added by A.H.

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Notable locations in Missouri City: Willowisp Country Club (A), Missouri City Fire and Rescue Services Station 4 (B), Missouri City Fire and Rescue Services Station 3 (C), Missouri City Fire and Rescue Services Station 1 (D), Missouri City Fire and Rescue Services Station 2 (E), Missouri City Police Department (F), YMCA (G), Fire Station Number 2 (H), Fire Station Number 3 (I), Fire Station Number 4 (J), Fort Bend County Library (K), Missouri City Fire Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Missouri City include: Community Fellowship Baptist Church (A), Colony Baptist Church (B), Fort Bend Church of God in Christ (C), Church of Christ Murphy Road (D), Quail Valley Baptist Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Quail Valley Community Church (G), Grace Community Church (H), Saint John Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Dewalt Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Black Lake (A), Frost Lake (B), Hermann Hospital Lake (C), Kitty Hollow Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Steep Bank Creek (A), Stafford Run (B), Snake Slough (C), Flat Bank Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Missouri City include: Elkins High School Softball Field (1), Elkins High School Football Field and Track (2), Elkins High School Baseball Field (3), Fondren Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Fort Bend County - George Memorial- Switchboard- County Judge James Adol (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1530 Texas Parkway) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Fort Bend County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 121. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

121
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.243. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.243
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.32. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.32
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.436. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.436
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00590. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00590
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.5%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Black residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.8% for other race residents, 2.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  81.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Missouri City in 2010:

  • 138 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Missouri City in 2000:

  • 85 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in religious group quarters
  • 14 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Missouri City, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Missouri City (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Fort Bend Town Center Branch, Missouri City Riverstone Branch, Missouri City Main Branch, Austin Parkway Branch, Sienna Plantation Branch, Fort Bend Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Hwy 6 And Fort Bend Tollway Branch, Riverstone Branch, Colony Lakes Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Missouri City Tx Walmart Branch at 10250 Hwy 6, branch established on 2009/01/16; Missouri City Wal-Mart Branch at 5501 Highway 6, branch established on 2001/11/07. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • First National Bank Texas: Missouri City Banking Center - Rc 33 at 6200 Hwy 6 South, branch established on 2004/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Trustmark National Bank: Missouri City Branch at 4800 Hwy 6, branch established on 2007/06/25. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Riverstone Branch at 5724 Highway 6, branch established on 2006/01/11. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • American First National Bank: First Colony Branch at 4915 Hwy 6 S, branch established on 1998/05/18. Info updated 2011/10/03: Bank assets: $868.9 mil, Deposits: $712.7 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Afnb Holdings, Inc.
  • Amegy Bank National Association: Missouri City Branch at 5820 Highway 6, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2007/09/24: Bank assets: $12,197.6 mil, Deposits: $9,733.2 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 97 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • First Community Bank, National Association: Sienna Plantation Branch at 9029 Highway 6, Suite 100, branch established on 2008/01/14. Info updated 2009/03/24: Bank assets: $634.7 mil, Deposits: $559.1 mil, headquarters in Sugar Land, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Jll/Fch Holdings I, Llc
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Texas average:

14.4

Missouri City travel time to work - commute Missouri City mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Missouri City:

(Missouri City, Texas Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Missouri City city (based on Fort Bend County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,09612
Evangelical Protestant76,590240
Mainline Protestant41,41939
Other34,33942
Black Protestant2,10311
Orthodox8653
None348,963-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 66
Fort Bend County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 56
Fort Bend County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 153
Fort Bend County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 232
Here:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Fort Bend County:

25.8%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Missouri City:

50.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Missouri City:

49.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Missouri City:

19.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Missouri City:

12.4%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

57.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Missouri City, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 15$68,871$55,0970$0
Judicial and Legal 10$45,845$55,0144$9,704
Police Protection - Officers 67$308,195$55,1990$0
Police - Other 50$249,117$59,7882$2,106
Firefighters 60$276,901$55,3800$0
Fire - Other 4$24,542$73,6261$443
Streets and Highways 27$122,335$54,3711$824
Parks and Recreation 15$57,495$45,9963$1,813
Other and Unallocable 31$150,523$58,2670$0
Totals for Government 279$1,303,824$56,07811$14,890

Missouri City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $3,933,000 ($54.85)
    Regular Highways: $3,367,000 ($46.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $527,000 ($7.35)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,201,000 ($72.53)
    Fire Protection: $3,719,000 ($51.86)
    Regular Highways: $2,593,000 ($36.16)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,892,000 ($26.38)
    Central Staff Services: $1,581,000 ($22.05)
    Financial Administration: $1,349,000 ($18.81)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $782,000 ($10.91)
    Sewerage: $713,000 ($9.94)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $642,000 ($8.95)
    General - Other: $392,000 ($5.47)
    Health Services - Other: $155,000 ($2.16)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,504,000 ($20.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $258,000 ($3.60)
    Police Protection: $121,000 ($1.69)
    Parks & Recreation: $50,000 ($0.70)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($0.15)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($0.13)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($0.10)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $12,751,000 ($177.81)

Missouri City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $733,000 ($10.22)
    Sewerage: $402,000 ($5.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $48,000 ($0.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $396,000 ($5.52)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,057,000 ($28.68)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,474,000 ($20.56)
    Interest Earnings: $439,000 ($6.12)
    Special Assessments: $92,000 ($1.28)
    Rents: $64,000 ($0.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $218,000 ($3.04)
    General Support: $15,000 ($0.21)
  • Tax - Property: $12,944,000 ($180.50)
    Total General Sales: $3,649,000 ($50.89)
    Public Utilities: $2,736,000 ($38.15)
    NEC: $1,755,000 ($24.47)

Missouri City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $24,778,000 ($345.53)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $9,895,000 ($137.99)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $30,205,000 ($421.21)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,468,000 ($62.31)

Missouri City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,406,000 ($145.11)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,085,000 ($84.86)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,258,000 ($17.54)

8.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($64,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.68%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,280 average AGI)
Fort Bend County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  4.98% ($57,326 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.23% ($58,285)
from Travis County, TX  0.10% ($51,717)


7.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,298 average AGI)
Fort Bend County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  4.16% ($43,153 average AGI)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.25% ($49,575)
to Travis County, TX  0.15% ($49,894)

Strongest AM radio stations in Missouri City:

  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCOH (1430 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KCOH, INC.)
  • KMIC (1590 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Missouri City:

  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • K259AB (99.7 FM; SUGAR LAND, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HBC HOUSTON LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPFT (90.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Missouri City:

  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Missouri City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 50Number of bridges
  • 289m948ftTotal length
  • $148,000Total costs
  • 577,055Total average daily traffic
  • 28,331Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 131980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 182000-2009
  • 32010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Missouri City, TX
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED390$152,334343$185,498863$172,00638$58,58964$114,3531$36,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$146,36729$184,83698$155,22113$44,9648$112,1611$16,370
APPLICATIONS DENIED70$137,86471$160,194395$150,625112$33,44833$95,1055$43,342
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN54$151,42053$212,093289$156,23229$65,11719$122,7450$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS14$142,83412$162,09068$143,00515$52,4175$70,6181$12,440
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Missouri City, TX

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED85$197,68236$189,3432$149,335
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED29$206,74512$203,8963$100,227
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$205,67910$170,2210$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$159,5505$203,3680$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Missouri City and their reported violations in the past:

GREATER HOUSTON GUN CLUB (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-05-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAR-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2009)
  • 15 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
RHYTHMIC ATTITUDES OF HOUSTON (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 204
  • Hazardous Condition: 185
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Missouri City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Missouri City, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Missouri City, Texas:

  • La Quinta Inn And Suites, 5719 Hwy 6, Missouri City, Texas 77459 , Phone: (281) 969-1990, Fax: (281) 208-1387
  • Hampton Inn And Suites, 4909 Hwy 6, Missouri City, Texas 77459 , Phone: (832) 283-0683
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Missouri City, Texas
Most common first names in Missouri City, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary9977.7 years
John9270.2 years
James9269.4 years
William6973.1 years
Robert6269.7 years
Charles5668.3 years
Willie4272.0 years
Margaret4179.2 years
Dorothy3979.3 years
George3674.0 years
Most common last names in Missouri City, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams5367.4 years
Johnson5071.9 years
Smith4072.7 years
Jones4068.9 years
Brown3571.1 years
Davis2771.1 years
Thomas2575.6 years
Taylor2366.3 years
Jackson2373.8 years
Miller1975.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Missouri City, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kroger2
Arby's1LA Fitness1
AutoZone3Little Caesars Pizza1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Lowe's1
Blockbuster1McDonald's4
Burger King4Nike2
CVS4Office Depot1
Carl\s Jr.1Panera Bread1
Chick-Fil-A1Papa John's Pizza1
Church's Chicken1Payless1
Cricket Wireless2PetSmart1
Curves1Pizza Hut2
DHL1Popeyes2
Dairy Queen1Quiznos1
Dennys1RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza2SAS Shoes1
DressBarn1SONIC Drive-In3
FedEx6Starbucks4
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile4
GNC2Taco Bell1
GameStop1Target1
Goodwill2U-Haul2
H&R Block3UPS7
Hobby Lobby1Walgreens4
Home Depot1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kohl's1YMCA1

Missouri City compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Missouri City on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of murders per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute from (largest negative percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2002 to 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2011 to 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest racial income disparity between any two races with at least 2,000 householders"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Utilities (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest city-data.com crime index (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Nigeria (population 500+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 50,000+)"
  • #79 (77489) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Subsaharan African first ancestries"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
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