La Porte, TX has a population of 34,922 people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $70,681. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of La Porte, TX grew from 34,746 to 34,922, a 0.51% increase and its median household income grew from $68,341 to $70,681, a 3.42% increase.
The population of La Porte, TX is 59.5% White, 31.7% Hispanic, and 4.62% Black. 23.6% of the people in La Porte, TX speak a non-English language, and 95.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in La Porte, TX are University of Houston, with 9,279 graduates, Lone Star College System, with 7,995 graduates, and Houston Community College, with 7,192 graduates.
The median property value in La Porte, TX is $126,500, and the homeownership rate is 72.4%. Most people in La Porte, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.8 minutes. The average car ownership in La Porte, TX is 2 cars per household.
La Porte, TX is a census place located in Harris County, TX. It borders Deer Park, TX; Morgan's Point, TX; Pasadena, TX; and Shoreacres, TX.