Businesses in Houston

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 16.1%
 Shopping: 15.8%
 Medical: 13.5%
 Industry: 9.3%
 Home Services: 8.1%
 Restaurants: 6%
 Financial Services: 5.8%
 Automotive: 5.6%
 Other: 19.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts3,10229.8 years4.01.4
Car repair6,50527.2 years4.12.8
Gas stations3,07826 years3.81.3
Beauty salons4,32621.2 years4.21.9
Hairdressers4,09922.4 years4.21.8
Banks2,27880.9 years3.51.0
Finance other3,67344.8 years4.01.6
Loan companies6,36427 years4.22.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets2,84228.1 years4.11.2
Apartments2,60425.7 years3.21.1
General contractors7,20126.4 years4.23.1
Other construction3,97628.8 years4.41.7
Real estate9,95425.9 years3.54.3
Construction of buildings5,03828.5 years3.92.2
Wholesale of machinery3,98129.4 years4.11.7
Dentists3,63826.8 years4.61.6
Health and medical33,85924.5 years4.114.8
Physicians and surgeons11,15226.5 years4.04.9
Accountants3,49926.5 years3.31.5
Advertising and marketing2,45224.5 years4.41.1
Business services2,36125 years4.31.0
Corporate management7,20923.7 years4.13.1
Lawyers legal10,21724.6 years4.14.5
Scientific and technical services5,35024.1 years4.32.3
Specialized design2,44122.3 years4.41.1
Technical construction services2,88428.2 years4.41.3
Churches3,41335.5 years4.51.5
Clothing stores3,05526.1 years4.11.3
Electronics stores4,50425.1 years4.02.0
Hardware stores2,33732 years4.21.0
Office supplies and stationery stores2,32329.4 years4.11.0
Pharmacies and drug stores2,50134.3 years4.01.1
Shopping other3,90429.8 years4.11.7
Area of Houston, Texas627.5 sq mi
Population2.3 million
Male Population1,151,473 (50.2%)
Female Population1,141,557 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +131.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +31.1%
Median Age32.3
Male Median Age31.6
Female Median Age33
Area Codes210512713936More
NeighborhoodsCentral Business District, Northwest Houston, Southwest Houston, Texas Medical Center, Westside
Local TimeWednesday 12:04 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Weather67.9°F mist
Lat & Lng29.76328° / -95.36327°
Zip Codes7700177002770037700477005More

Houston, Texas - Map

Houston, Texas Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population990,5391,384,1981,748,4952,293,030
Population Density1,578 / mi²2,205 / mi²2,786 / mi²3,654 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Houston Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 31.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Houston, Texas+131.5%+65.7%+31.1%
Texas+111%+60.8%+31.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Houston, Texas Median Age

Median Age: 32.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Houston, Texas32.3 years33 years31.6 years
Texas33.8 years34.8 years32.8 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Houston, Texas Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 594,76291,797186,559
5-984,52680,910165,436
10-1477,29673,849151,146
15-1980,48375,925156,408
20-2495,14790,320185,468
25-29112,258104,182216,440
30-3498,79590,455189,251
35-3987,27580,937168,213
40-4477,63373,132150,765
45-4975,70273,865149,568
50-5472,57273,331145,904
55-5960,88563,822124,707
60-6446,80151,10297,904
65-6931,57536,28567,860
70-7421,26126,60447,865
75-7915,57921,41536,994
80-8410,81417,05627,870
85 Plus8,11016,57224,683
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Houston, Texas Population Density

Population Density: 3,654 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Houston, Texas2.3 million627.5 sq mi3,654 / mi²
Texas27.5 million268,597.7 sq mi102.5 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Houston, Texas Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Houston
 Area Code 713: 60.1%
 Area Code 281: 26.7%
 Area Code 832: 11.8%
 Other: 1.4%

Business distribution by price for Houston, Texas

 Moderate: 46.5%
 Inexpensive: 41.2%
 Expensive: 8.7%
 Very Expensive: 3.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Houston, Texas CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Houston, Texas35,528,695 t15.5 t56,619 t/mi²
Texas488,896,034 t17.8 t1,820 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Houston, Texas CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)35,528,695 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
DroughtMedium (2.3)
FloodHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

Houston, Texas

Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million people, within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also ..  ︎  Houston Wikipedia Page

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