Highlands Information

Highlands Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Highlands, TX

General Highlands Information

State: Texas

County: Harris County

Close cities: La Porte, TX, Deer Park, TX, Baytown, TX, Sheldon, TX, Cloverleaf, TX, Channelview, TX, Morgan's Point, TX, Crosby, TX, Barrett, TX

Highlands Population (census data)
Total 8,171
Male 4,101 (50.2%)
Female 4,070 (49.8%)

Population Density: 1,323 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.7 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 6.17 square miles

Median Household Income: $48,400

Zip Codes: 77562.

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Highlands Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • 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%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (16.1%)
  • Irish (12.6%)
  • German (9.5%)
  • English (7.4%)
  • French (4.1%)
  • Italian (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 370 people (4.5%)
  • Latin America (89.4%)
  • Europe (10.6%)

Local Highlands Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, Dallas Cowboys
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Rice University, Texas Southern University, University of Houston

Highlands School Information

High Schools
Highlands Junior High (1212 E Wallisville Road, Highlands, TX, 77522 - Goose Creek CISD District)
Elementary Schools
Highlands Elementary (200 E Wallisville Road, Highlands, TX, 77522 - Goose Creek CISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Hopper Primary (405 E Houston, Highlands, TX, 77522 - Goose Creek CISD District)

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