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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B-
League City is a suburb of Houston with a population of 100,832. League City is in Galveston County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in League City offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In League City there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in League City and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in League City are highly rated.
About League City...
Population
100,832

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$232,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,311
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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League City Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    43.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0.9
    6.1
  • Rape
    37.9
    40.7
  • Robbery
    18.5
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    198.6
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,371.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    105.3
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in League City

Jobs
A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$104,831
National
$55,322
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I have been in league city since my freshman year and that it is a great city. The high school I went, Clear Horizon, provided the best for my academics to prepare me for college and also a great high school adventure. The suburbs is well taken cared of, making sure it is presentable, and safe for the families living in the area. There is so much access to shopping units and grocery or even food which makes life so much easier I say. If anyone were to move, league city is the best recommendation!
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I have lived in League City my whole life. It's affordable, and the schools are great. It's the perfect distance between downtown and Galveston, but just far enough away from both to make daily commuting less than favorable. Overall, it's a great place to live!
Being freshly new to Texas, League City definitely represents the state: diverse, proud, and prepared for success and prosperity! The community has an amazing education village and different hubs for every community. The only reason I would not rate it five stars is by the fault of rich families and their lack of understanding towards other struggles and other examples of certain groups and their intolerance but that does not get in the way of League City's reputation!