West University Place, TX Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

West University Place Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL West University Place Content

Also See: West University Place, TX ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

West University Place, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of West University Place had a population of 16,429 as of July 1, 2018. West University Place ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for West University Place is located at latitude 29.7154 and longitude -95.4316 in Harris County. The formal boundaries for the City of West University Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Harris County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 49 feet.

The City of West University Place (GNIS ID: 2412230) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of West University Place is located within Houston Division of Harris County.


Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. West University Place 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for West University Place (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Texas Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Texas Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Texas Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

West University Place, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 16,429
Population in Households 16,429
Population in Familes 15,052
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 8,198
Diversity Index3 40
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $200,001
Average Household Income $282,147
Per Capita Income $98,881

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,051 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,157 (85.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 602 ( 9.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 292 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $867,417
Average Home Value $970,594
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,759
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 4,671
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.28% 0.96%
Households 1.1% 0.85%
Families 1.11% 0.85%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   0.46%

West University Place, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West University Place to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 180 90th
Population Density # 19 99th
Diversity Index # 1128 36th
Median Household Income # 2 100th
Per Capita Income # 8 100th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Texas Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Texas July 1, 2018 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement