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Clear Lake
  • Neighborhood in Houston, TX

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

editorial

Clear Lake is a neighborhood in Houston, Texas with a population of 84,540. Clear Lake is in Harris County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Clear Lake offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Clear Lake there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Clear Lake and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Clear Lake are highly rated.

About

About Clear Lake...
Population
84,540

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$229,063
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,355
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    39%
  • Own
    61%
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Clear Lake Rankings

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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
    174.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    128.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    361.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,087.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    218.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$96,260
National
$62,843
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

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