La Porte Information

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

General La Porte Information

State: Texas

County: Harris County

Close cities: Deer Park, TX, Taylor Lake Village, TX, Shoreacres, TX, Clear Lake Shores, TX, Nassau Bay, TX, Baytown, TX, Pasadena, TX, El Lago, TX, Morgan's Point, TX, Seabrook, TX

La Porte Population (census data)
Total 34,261 (+8.4% since 2000)
Male 16,998 (49.6%)
Female 17,263 (50.4%)

Population Density: 1,809 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.2 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 18.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $65,424

Zip Codes: 77572, and 77571.

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La Porte Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (70.7%)
  • Hispanic (20.5%)
  • Other race (8.5%)
  • Black (6.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (13.1%)
  • Irish (8.9%)
  • United States (8.7%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • French (4.7%)
  • Italian (2.2%)
Foriegn Born: 1,829 people (5.3%)
  • Latin America (88.0%)
  • Asia (12.0%)

Local La Porte Sports Teams

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

La Porte School Information

High Schools
Baker Junior High (6000 W Main, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
La Porte High School (301 E Fairmont Parkway, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
La Porte Junior High (401 South Broadway, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
Lomax Junior High (9801 N Avenue L, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Bayshore Elementary (301 Fairfield, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
Jennie Reid Elementary (10001 W Fairmont Parkway, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
La Porte Elementary (725 South Broadway, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
Leo Rizzuto Elementary (3201 N Farrington Boulevard, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
Lomax Elementary (10615 N Avneue L, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Dewalt Alternative (1002 San Jacinto, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)
School For Accelerated Learning (301 E Fairmont Parkway, La Porte, TX, 77571 - La Porte ISD District)

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