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Missouri City
  • Suburb of Houston, TX

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Missouri City is a suburb of Houston with a population of 74,557. Missouri City is in Fort Bend County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Missouri City offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Missouri City there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Missouri City and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Missouri City are highly rated.

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About Missouri City...
Population
74,557

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$197,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,690
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    88.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    17.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    143.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    851.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    75.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

Working in Missouri City

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$87,915
National
$62,843

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