Harris County, TX has a population of 4.59M people with a median age of 33.3 and a median household income of $56,377. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Harris County, TX grew from 4.54M to 4.59M, a 1.14% increase and its median household income declined from $56,629 to $56,377, a 0.45% decrease.
The population of Harris County, TX is 42.4% Hispanic, 30.2% White, and 18.6% Black. 44.3% of the people in Harris County, TX speak a non-English language, and 83.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Harris County, TX are University of Houston, with 9,279 graduates, Houston Community College, with 7,192 graduates, and San Jacinto Community College, with 5,235 graduates.
The median property value in Harris County, TX is $166,600, and the homeownership rate is 53.7%. Most people in Harris County, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Harris County, TX is 2 cars per household.
Harris County, TX is the 1st most populated county in Texas and borders Brazoria County, TX; Chambers County, TX; Fort Bend County, TX; Galveston County, TX; Liberty County, TX; Montgomery County, TX; Waller County, TX& 2 more.