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Population (year 2000): 7,089
Males: 3,558 (50.2%), Females: 3,531 (49.8%)

Harris County

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Median resident age: 35.6 years
Median household income: $41,288 (year 2000)
Median house value: $66,300 (year 2000)

Highlands, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Highlands:

  • White Non-Hispanic (83.6%)
  • Hispanic (13.0%)
  • Other race (5.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Black (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (16.1%), Irish (12.6%), German (9.5%), English (7.4%), French (4.1%), Italian (2.7%).Texas forum

Land area: 6.2 square miles

Highlands,

For population 25 years and over in Highlands

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Highlands CDP

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

5.2% Foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX (8.2 miles Baytown, pop. 66,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TX Houston, (22.6 miles )

Nearest cities: TX (3.8 miles Barrett, TX (4.8 miles Channelview, TX (5.9 miles Sheldon, TX (6.5 miles Crosby, TX (8.1 miles Cloverleaf, TX (8.2 miles Baytown, Park, TX (9.5 miles Deer Point, TX (10.5 miles Morgan's

Latitude: 29.82 N, Longitude: 95.06 W

Area code: 281

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Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (17.6%), Educational,health and social services (12.4%), Construction (12.3%), Retail trade (10.9%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (10.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,101 (-15.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 537 (17.9%)

Average climate in Highlands, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Highlands-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Highlands city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 2/11/1950, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Highlands:
  • TRIUMPH HOSPITAL EAST HOUSTON (about 5 miles; CHANNELVIEW, TX)
  • SAN JACINTO METHODIST HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; BAYTOWN, TX)
  • COLUMBIA E HOUSTON MED CTR E LOOP CAMP (about 9 miles; HOUSTON, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Highlands:
  • ELLINGTON FIELD (about 17 miles; HOUSTON, TX; ID: EFD)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 20 miles; HOUSTON, TX; ID: HOU)
  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 22 miles; HOUSTON, TX; ID: IAH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Highlands:
  • BAYTOWN (about 8 miles; BAYTOWN, TX; ID: HPY)
  • LA PORTE MUNI (about 11 miles; LA PORTE, TX; ID: T41)
  • R W J AIRPARK (about 17 miles; BAYTOWN, TX; ID: 54T)

Amtrak station near Highlands:
  • 18 miles: SOUTH HOUSTON (1546 COLLEGE) - Bus Station
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highlands:
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 9 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • LEE COLLEGE (about 10 miles; BAYTOWN, TX; FT enrollment: 3,099)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-CENTRAL CAMPUS (about 13 miles; PASADENA, TX; FT enrollment: 6,102)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-CLEAR LAKE (about 19 miles; HOUSTON, TX; FT enrollment: 4,735)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-SOUTH CAMPUS (about 20 miles; HOUSTON, TX; FT enrollment: 3,513)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-DOWNTOWN (about 22 miles; HOUSTON, TX; FT enrollment: 6,236)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-UNIVERSITY PARK (about 23 miles; HOUSTON, TX; FT enrollment: 25,479)
Private high school in Highlands:
  • THE CHINQUAPIN SCHOOL (Students: 115; Location: 2615 EAST WALLISVILLE RD; Grades: 7 - 12)

Churches in Highlands include: Church of Christ - Highlands (A), Highlands Baptist Church (B), Highlands United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall (C), Saint Jude Church (D), First Apostolic Church of Highlands (E), First Assembly of God Church (F), Second Baptist Church of Highlands (G).

Lakes: Bird Lake (A), Clear Lake (B), Whites Lake (C).

Parks in Highlands include: Kaminski Park (1), Stratford Park (2).


Highlands compared to Texas state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Highlands:
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCOH (1430 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KCOH, INC.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KLVL (1480 AM; 3 kW; PASADENA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
Strongest FM radio stations in Highlands:
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HBC HOUSTON LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KQBU-FM (93.3 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KQQK (107.9 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTJM (98.5 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Highlands:
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KHLM-LP (Channel 43; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)

 

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