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Sugar Land, TX (Texas) Houses and Residents

Sugar Land,TX index of house prices

Total population: 86,777 (Urban population: 63,507, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 30,140 (28,690 occupied: 23,207 owner occupied, 5,483 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

19%
State:

39%

Housing density: 1,251 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $369,784.

Median contract rent in 2016: $816 (lower quartile is $655, upper quartile is $1,954)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,886


Median gross rent in Sugar Land, TX in 2016: $939

Housing units in Sugar Land with a mortgage: 12,593 (505 second mortgage, 969 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 10,614

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $150,409

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $97,850

Median monthly housing costs: $1,563


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Sugar Land, Texas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $325,200 (it was $158,300 in 2000)
Sugar Land:

$325,200
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $227,200 - $484,700

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $367,365
Here:

$367,365
State:

$230,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $192,353
Here:

$192,353
State:

$227,239

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $88,436
Here:

$88,436
State:

$145,057

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $291,693
Here:

$291,693
State:

$253,158

Mobile homes: $88,863
Here:

$88,863
State:

$80,655
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1988

Household type by relationship:

Households: 88,187
  • In family households: 80,620 (15,544 male householders, 7,738 female householders)
    20,113 spouses, 27,150 children (25,845 natural, 1,062 adopted, 243 stepchildren), 1,089 grandchildren, 1,151 brothers or sisters, 4,173 parents, 2,761 other relatives, 901 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,179 (2,599 male householders (1,806 living alone)), 2,809 female householders (2,545 living alone)), 1,771 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 388

Size of family households: 9,496 2-persons, 4,949 3-persons, 4,650 4-persons, 2,600 5-persons, 1,225 6-persons, 362 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,351 1-person, 905 2-persons, 152 5-persons.

17,066 married couples with children.
1,589 single-parent households (242 men, 1,347 women).

55.3% of residents of Sugar Land speak English at home.
5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
14.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
21.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (55% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 34,564 (39.2%)
(66.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.6
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sugar Land, Texas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 491 bedroom
  • 1,1702 bedrooms
  • 6,7563 bedrooms
  • 10,5224 bedrooms
  • 4,7105+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sugar Land, Texas:

  • 74no bedroom
  • 1,3491 bedroom
  • 1,7212 bedrooms
  • 1,2413 bedrooms
  • 1,0364 bedrooms
  • 625+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sugar Land in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 0no vehicle
  • 3,8411 vehicle
  • 11,2372 vehicles
  • 5,3133 vehicles
  • 1,5994 vehicles
  • 1,2175+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population

Cars and other vehicles available in Sugar Land in renter-occupied apartments

  • 706no vehicle
  • 1,9611 vehicle
  • 2,4742 vehicles
  • 2483 vehicles
  • 944 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sugar Land, Texas:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1263 rooms
  • 8254 rooms
  • 2,4865 rooms
  • 3,3286 rooms
  • 4,3397 rooms
  • 4,2468 rooms
  • 7,8579+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sugar Land, Texas:

  • 741 room
  • 5972 rooms
  • 7963 rooms
  • 1,2714 rooms
  • 6505 rooms
  • 5946 rooms
  • 7587 rooms
  • 2208 rooms
  • 5239+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Sugar Land, TX household income distribution

  • Sugar Land, TX household income distribution
  • 954Less than $10,000
  • 370$10,000 to $14,999
  • 538$15,000 to $19,999
  • 608$20,000 to $24,999
  • 542$25,000 to $29,999
  • 549$30,000 to $34,999
  • 514$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,297$40,000 to $44,999
  • 914$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,471$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,257$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,564$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,783$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3,283$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,913$150,000 to $199,999
  • 7,133$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sugar Land, TX

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sugar Land, TX
  • 78Less than $10,000
  • 25$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$15,000 to $19,999
  • 29$20,000 to $24,999
  • 63$25,000 to $29,999
  • 30$40,000 to $49,999
  • 32$50,000 to $59,999
  • 47$70,000 to $79,999
  • 102$80,000 to $89,999
  • 26$90,000 to $99,999
  • 619$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,214$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,493$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,404$175,000 to $199,999
  • 3,212$200,000 to $249,999
  • 3,861$250,000 to $299,999
  • 5,718$300,000 to $399,999
  • 3,563$400,000 to $499,999
  • 3,721$500,000 to $749,999
  • 735$750,000 to $999,999
  • 389$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 8$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 230$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sugar Land, TX

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sugar Land, TX
  • 12$400 to $449
  • 13$500 to $549
  • 17$600 to $649
  • 59$650 to $699
  • 33$750 to $799
  • 110$800 to $899
  • 520$900 to $999
  • 1,148$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,310$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,000$1,500 to $1,999
  • 712$2,000 to $2,499
  • 566$2,500 to $2,999
  • 261$3,000 to $3,499
  • 76$3,500 or more
  • 838No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5,7942010 or later
  • 6,5192000 to 2009
  • 9,9701990 to 1999
  • 4,4631980 to 1989
  • 3,8241970 to 1979
  • 1,227Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Sugar Land population
Sugar Land commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 146
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,625
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,190
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 3,404
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,202
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,674
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 7,140
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,859
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 3,435
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 5,417
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,177
  • 90 or more minutes: 798
Sugar Land, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 38.7%
Number of people working at home: 3,130 (7.2% of all workers)

Sugar Land mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 52,780 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 5,837 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 609 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 181 (0%)
  • Walked: 307 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 3,130 (5%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 2,769
 American: 2,267
 Nigerian: 2,003
 English: 1,909
 Irish: 1,785
 European: 1,003
 Italian: 565
 Russian: 522
 Scottish: 518
 Lebanese: 503
 French (except Basque): 395
 Palestinian: 388
 Polish: 337
 Scotch-Irish: 335
 French Canadian: 310
 African: 260
 Turkish: 248
 Australian: 237
 Iranian: 235
 Czech: 212
 British: 209
 Ethiopian: 209
 Brazilian: 197
 Greek: 184
 Norwegian: 177
 Canadian: 174
 Dutch: 157
 Egyptian: 121
 Jordanian: 114
 Ghanaian: 108
 Northern European: 104
 Romanian: 98
 Scandinavian: 97
 Syrian: 92
 Danish: 91
 Eastern European: 87
 Iraqi: 77
 Swedish: 63
 Welsh: 56
 Ukrainian: 53
 Cypriot: 47
 Arab: 47
 Portuguese: 38
 Jamaican: 32
 Armenian: 31
 West Indian: 23
 Slovak: 19
 Hungarian: 19
 Croatian: 17
 Czechoslovakian: 17
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 17
 Austrian: 14
 Israeli: 13
 Celtic: 12
 Finnish: 11
 Lithuanian: 6
 Belgian: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 25%India
  • 15%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 10%Vietnam
  • 9%Pakistan
  • 7%Taiwan
  • 4%Nigeria
  • 4%Mexico

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 33,630
  • Other state: 17,755
  • Northeast: 3,183
  • Midwest: 5,045
  • South: 5,839
  • West: 3,688

87% of Sugar Land residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Texas.

Sugar Land:

87.5%
State average:

84.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 42
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 49
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 161
  • 9th grade: 519
  • 10th grade: 878
  • 11th grade: 110
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 303
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,059
  • Less than 1 year of college: 341
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,649
  • Associate degree: 2,122
  • Bachelor's degree: 11,391
  • Master's degree: 4,965
  • Professional school degree: 1,555
  • Doctorate degree: 1,018

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 339
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 265
  • 5th and 6th grade: 448
  • 7th and 8th grade: 292
  • 9th grade: 167
  • 10th grade: 151
  • 11th grade: 201
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 247
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,406
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,105
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,567
  • Associate degree: 2,734
  • Bachelor's degree: 11,918
  • Master's degree: 3,533
  • Professional school degree: 1,551
  • Doctorate degree: 884

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.6%Males
  • 5.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 9.6%Males
  • 8.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 8.8%Males
  • 4.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 14.2%Males
  • 14.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.0%Males
  • 4.2%Females
Sugar Land marital status for males
Sugar Land marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 26,986
  • One, attached: 1,763
  • Two: 63
  • 3 or 4: 292
  • 5 to 9: 600
  • 10 to 19: 463
  • 20 to 49: 713
  • 50 or more: 1,323
  • Mobile homes: 62

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,889

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sugar Land:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sugar Land
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (76.7%)
  • Electricity (22.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.1%)
  • Electricity (59.7%)
  • Utility gas (38.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,801
Here:

16.5%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 435
Here:

8.6%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 315
Here:

7.3%
Texas:

15.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)