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About Friendswood

Friendswood is a neighborhood in the Houston Metro Area and in the Galveston County. It has a population of 40,888 and a population density of 1,966, which is 95% above the national average. It has a median age of 39, which is 5 years above the Houston Metro median age and same as the national average.


Friendswood has a median home value of $341,700, which is 10% above the Metro average.The average rent of $2,199 is 24% above the metro average rent and 5% above the national average rent. The average household income in Friendswood is $121,301 , which is 38% above the Metro average household income and 38% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Friendswood is 8. Friendswood also has a crime index 35 that is below the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Houston.


$341,700Median Home Value
$308,050 Houston Metro Area
$2,199Median Rent
$1,675 Houston Metro Area
5 /10 - 9 /10
School Rating
47
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
35 mins To Houston Metro Area
29 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Friendswood Zip Code

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Friendswood's population is made up of 62% married, 24% single, 8% divorced and 5% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 35%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 23%. Homeowners make up 77% of the population in Friendswood.

40,888Population
7,340,118 Houston Metro Area
1,966Population Density
  • 48% Male
  • 52% Female
39 Median Age
34 Houston Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Friendswood is $53,766. The Median Household Income is $121,301 and the Friendswood Unemployment Rate is 5%.

$53,766Income Per Capita
$39,528 Houston Metro Area
$121,301Median Household Income
$74,863 Houston Metro Area
3% Poverty Rate
14% Houston Metro Area
5% Unemployment Rate
5% Houston Metro Area
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$341,700Median Home Value
$308,050 Houston Metro Area
$2,199Median Rent
$1,675 Houston Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Houston Metro Area

Occupancy Type

Renters
23%
Home Owners
77%
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5 /10 - 9 /10
School Rating
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Top Schools in Friendswood

Pearland Independent School District
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3001 Old Alvin Road, Pearland, TX, 77581
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5-6
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Friendswood Independent School District
9
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505 Briarmeadow Avenue, Friendswood, TX, 77546
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Pearland Independent School District
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2405 Shady Bend Drive, Pearland, TX, 77581
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Friendswood Independent School District
9
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2100 West Parkwood Avenue, Friendswood, TX, 77546
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3-5
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Clear Creek Independent School District
8
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5931 Meadowside Street, League City, TX, 77573
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35 mins
Houston Metro Area
29 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
William P. Hobby Airport
21 mins
Pearland, TX
14 mins
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing
31 mins
University General Hosp
29 mins
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Friendswood crime index is 47 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Friendswood.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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