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West University Place, TX (Texas) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $765,435 (it was $370,400 in 2000)
West University Place:

$765,435
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $431,387 - $1,155,031

West University Place,TX index of house prices

Total population: 15,604 (Urban population: 14,211, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 6,114 (5,651 occupied: 5,063 owner occupied, 623 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

11%
State:

38%

Housing density: 3,041 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $1,013,701.

Median contract rent in 2017: $1,203 (lower quartile is $882, upper quartile is $1,655)


Median gross rent in West University Place, TX in 2017: $1,418

Housing units in West University Place with a mortgage: 2,838 (49 second mortgage, 319 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,254

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $266,819

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $162,350

Median monthly housing costs: $2,836


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West University Place, Texas Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1959

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,073
  • In family households: 14,869 (2,704 male householders, 1,884 female householders)
    4,364 spouses, 5,543 children (5,224 natural, 171 adopted, 133 stepchildren), 52 grandchildren, 37 brothers or sisters, 132 parents, 48 other relatives, 49 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,215 (447 male householders (423 living alone)), 613 female householders (542 living alone)), 151 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 1,988 2-persons, 961 3-persons, 1,104 4-persons, 417 5-persons, 85 6-persons, 51 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 964 1-person, 63 2-persons, 28 3-persons.

4,367 married couples with children.
405 single-parent households (196 men, 209 women).

84.4% of residents of West University Place speak English at home.
5.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
5.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
2.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (85% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 2,193 (13.6%)
(79.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

8.4
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

6.0
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West University Place, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West University Place, Texas
  • 15no bedroom
  • 181 bedroom
  • 4772 bedrooms
  • 1,3293 bedrooms
  • 2,4334 bedrooms
  • 8925+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West University Place, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West University Place, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 141 bedroom
  • 1972 bedrooms
  • 2363 bedrooms
  • 1354 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in West University Place in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West University Place in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 17no vehicle
  • 8211 vehicle
  • 2,9892 vehicles
  • 9793 vehicles
  • 2264 vehicles
  • 485+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in West University Place in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West University Place in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 2391 vehicle
  • 3172 vehicles
  • 753 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West University Place, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West University Place, Texas
  • 141 room
  • 162 rooms
  • 213 rooms
  • 924 rooms
  • 3265 rooms
  • 5206 rooms
  • 5317 rooms
  • 1,1828 rooms
  • 2,4289+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West University Place, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West University Place, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 684 rooms
  • 1265 rooms
  • 1536 rooms
  • 1087 rooms
  • 1018 rooms
  • 299+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in West University Place, TX
  • West University Place, TX household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in West University Place, TX in 2017
  • 108Less than $10,000
  • 106$10,000 to $19,999
  • 120$20,000 to $29,999
  • 125$30,000 to $39,999
  • 153$40,000 to $49,999
  • 165$50,000 to $59,999
  • 307$60,000 to $74,999
  • 379$75,000 to $99,999
  • 353$100,000 to $124,999
  • 280$125,000 to $149,999
  • 495$150,000 to $199,999
  • 3,397$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in West University Place, TX

  • Distribution of house value in West University Place, TX in 2017
  • 17Less than $10,000
  • 19$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 31$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$40,000 to $49,999
  • 20$50,000 to $59,999
  • 16$70,000 to $79,999
  • 4$80,000 to $89,999
  • 51$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 45$150,000 to $174,999
  • 41$175,000 to $199,999
  • 121$200,000 to $249,999
  • 72$250,000 to $299,999
  • 56$300,000 to $399,999
  • 449$400,000 to $499,999
  • 1,074$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1,390$750,000 to $999,999
  • 2,006$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 698$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 289$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in West University Place, TX

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in West University Place, TX in 2017
  • 41$500 to $549
  • 14$700 to $749
  • 40$900 to $999
  • 74$1,000 to $1,249
  • 7$1,250 to $1,499
  • 209$1,500 to $1,999
  • 141$2,000 to $2,499
  • 88$3,000 to $3,499
  • 3$3,500 or more
  • 60No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.5%
Number of people working at home: 849 (11.9% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 104
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 486
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,124
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,723
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,218
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 366
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 754
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 95
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 236
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 124
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 59
  • 90 or more minutes: 20
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - West University Place

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,298 (68%)
  • Carpooled: 175 (5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 150 (4%)
  • Taxi: 16 (0%)
  • Walked: 28 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 849 (25%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 1.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.7%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in West University Place, Texas
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in West University Place, Texas
  • 4412010 or later
  • 4312000 to 2009
  • 4011990 to 1999
  • 2411980 to 1989
  • 3271970 to 1979
  • 233Before 1970
Ancestries in West University Place, TX

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 1,032 (12.7%)
  • English: 587 (7.2%)
  • Irish: 463 (5.7%)
  • German: 401 (4.9%)
  • Italian: 199 (2.4%)
  • South African: 185 (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 168 (2.1%)
  • French: 136 (1.7%)
  • British: 126 (1.5%)
  • European: 120 (1.5%)
  • Russian: 106 (1.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 93 (1.1%)
  • Iranian: 83 (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 65 (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 64 (0.8%)
  • Eastern European: 59 (0.7%)
  • Polish: 51 (0.6%)
  • Ukrainian: 48 (0.6%)
  • Australian: 45 (0.6%)
  • Czech: 38 (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 32 (0.4%)
  • Israeli: 21 (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 21 (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 21 (0.3%)
  • Lebanese: 20 (0.2%)
  • Egyptian: 18 (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 15 (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 12 (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 9 (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9 (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 8 (0.10%)
  • Canadian: 7 (0.09%)
  • Hungarian: 5 (0.06%)
  • Slovak: 5 (0.06%)
  • Greek: 4 (0.05%)

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

South Africa
West University Place:

18.5% (405)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

India
West University Place:

16.9% (370)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
West University Place:

9.2% (202)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Other Eastern Africa
West University Place:

6.3% (138)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Mexico
West University Place:

5.6% (123)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Canada
West University Place:

5.3% (116)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
West University Place:

3.6% (79)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Taiwan
West University Place:

3.5% (76)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Vietnam
West University Place:

3.3% (73)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Iran
West University Place:

2.7% (60)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Australia
West University Place:

2.6% (58)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

England
West University Place:

2.6% (58)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Spain
West University Place:

2.6% (56)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Pakistan
West University Place:

2.3% (51)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Peru
West University Place:

2.0% (43)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Germany
West University Place:

1.8% (40)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Philippines
West University Place:

1.6% (35)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

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

  • This state: 7,861
  • Other state: 5,585
  • Northeast: 1,197
  • Midwest: 1,350
  • South: 2,003
  • West: 993

93.1% of West University Place residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47.2% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 44.3% lived in Texas.


West University Place:

93.1%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 8
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 30
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 149
  • Less than 1 year of college: 58
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 204
  • Associate degree: 61
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,816
  • Master's degree: 1,229
  • Professional school degree: 1,413
  • Doctorate degree: 389
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 21
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 198
  • Less than 1 year of college: 84
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 399
  • Associate degree: 207
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,284
  • Master's degree: 1,425
  • Professional school degree: 784
  • Doctorate degree: 336
Educational Attainment for Females
West University Place marital status for males
West University Place marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,695
  • One, attached: 283
  • Two: 10
  • 3 or 4: 26
  • 10 to 19: 24
  • Mobile homes: 42

Median worth of mobile homes: $60,644

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 1.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 0.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in West University Place
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West University Place, TX
  • 71.7%Utility gas
  • 27.7%Electricity
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West University Place, TX
  • 68.4%Utility gas
  • 31.6%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,160
Here:

55.3%
Texas:

6.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 741
Here:

68.6%
Texas:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 76
Here:

21.8%
Texas:

15.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
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