In 2020, Harris County, TX had a population of 4.68M people with a median age of 33.7 and a median household income of $63,022. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Harris County, TX grew from 4.65M to 4.68M, a 0.731% increase and its median household income grew from $61,705 to $63,022, a 2.13% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Harris County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (29%), White (Hispanic) (28%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (18.5%), Other (Hispanic) (8.86%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.99%).
None of the households in Harris County, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
84% of the residents in Harris County, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Harris County, TX are University of Houston (10,715 degrees awarded in 2020), Houston Community College (225423) (7,125 degrees), and San Jacinto Community College (227979) (7,090 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Harris County, TX was $189,400, and the homeownership rate was 54.9%.
Most people in Harris County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Harris County, TX was 2 cars per household.
Harris County, TX borders Brazoria County, TX, Chambers County, TX, Fort Bend County, TX, Galveston County, TX, Liberty County, TX, Montgomery County, TX, and Waller County, TX.