Katy, TX

KATY, TEXAS: Demographic and Financial Snapshot

(Last updated on 1.12.21)

 

AGE IN KATY, TEXAS

Age RangePopulationPercent
20 to 24 years8434.7%
25 to 29 years9615.3%
30 to 34 years1,3807.6%
35 to 39 years1,2466.9%
40 to 44 years1,4277.9%
45 to 49 years1,5888.8%
50 to 54 years1,3297.3%
55 to 59 years9185.1%
60 to 64 years1,1636.4%
65 to 69 years6593.6%
70 to 74 years7744.3%
75 to 79 years3682.0%
80 to 84 years2391.3%
85+ years2831.6%

The median age in Katy is 39.1 years

Source: US Census Data; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Age

 

ETHNICITY IN KATY, TEXAS

EthnicityPopulationPercent
White14,02877.5%
Black or African American1,87710.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.3%
Asian5863.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander0.0%
Other9285.1%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Race

 

EDUCATION IN KATY, TEXAS

Education LevelPopulationPercent
Less than 9th grade8346.8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6024.9%
High school graduate (includes GED)3,34427.1%
Some college, no degree2,60821.1%
Associate’s degree6505.3%
Bachelor’s degree2,72322.1%
Graduate or professional degree1,57412.8%
High school graduate or higher10,89988.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher4,29734.8%
Less than Bachelor’s degree8,03865.2%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Education (population 25+ years)

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN KATY, TEXAS

Annual Household IncomePercent
Less than $10,0002.1%
$10,000 to $14,9993.0%
$15,000 to $24,9993.4%
$25,000 to $34,9998.6%
$35,000 to $49,99911.7%
$50,000 to $74,99919.7%
$75,000 to $99,99915.2%
$100,000 to $149,99918.5%
$150,000 to $199,99910.5%
$200,000 or more7.4%

Median household income: $77,731

Mean household income: $95,350

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Household Income

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY EDUCATION IN KATY, TEXAS

Education LevelAverage Income
Less than high school graduate$31,311
High school graduate (includes GED)$32,198
Some college or Associate’s degree$39,473
Bachelor’s degree$66,524
Graduate or professional degree$85,764

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Median earnings in past 12 months by education (population 25+ years with earnings)

 

MARITAL STATUS IN KATY, TEXAS

 PopulationPercent
Population 15+ years 16,420 NA
Never married4,22125.7%
Now married (except separated)10,48963.9%
Separated0.0%
Widowed6644.0%
Divorced1,0466.4%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Marital Status for population 15 years and over

 

POVERTY STATUS IN KATY, TEXAS

 PopulationPercent
Living beneath poverty line1,1486.4%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Poverty Rate

 

HOUSING IN KATY, TEXAS

Owner-occupied housing units4,536
Renter-occupied housing units1,464
Single-family detached units4,954
Homeownership rate75.6%
Vacancy rate3.8%
Renters rate24.4%
Average housing value$254,219
Average monthly owner cost (with mortgage)$1,283
Average rent$881

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Housing Characteristics

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS IN KATY, TEXAS

Average income$95,350
Average household size2.99
Percent population 16 years and over in labor force65.0%
Percent disabled10.3%
Percent with health coverage85.2%
Average travel time to work (in minutes)32.7
Percent workers using public transportation1.0%
Percent veterans6.9%
Percent foreign born18.7%
Percent speaking Spanish at home9.1%

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Socioeconomic Characteristics

 

CONSUMER SPENDING IN KATY, TEXAS

Total consumer expenditures per household$97,507.46
Alcoholic beverages$766.40
Alcoholic beverages consumed at home$464.69
Beer consumed away from home$127.84
Wine consumed away from home$67.24
Apparel & services$2,854.12
Men’s apparel$539.00
Women’s apparel$940.34
Children’s apparel$462.64
Boys’ apparel$156.36
Girls’ apparel$176.40
Footwear$630.68
Dining out (food away from home)$4,909.67
Dining out – Breakfast$487.52
Dining out – Lunch$1,554.26
Dining out – Dinner$2,275.21
Education$2,015.00
Entertainment / recreation$4,230.72
Club membership fees$319.35
Dating services$0.81
Pet food$320.76
Pet services$96.60
Food consumed at home$6,606.68
Bakery products consumed at home$864.53
Dairy products consumed at home$674.24
Fruits and vegetables consumed at home$1,314.76
Meat, poultry, fish, eggs consumed at home$1,452.41
Nonalcoholic beverages consumed at home$629.04
Snacks / other food products consumed at home$2,300.73
Health care$7,537.37
Medical services$1,453.94
Nonprescription drugs$180.61
Household Services$2,794.79
Care for the elderly and handicapped$76.76
Lawn and garden services$618.08
Housekeeping services$270.64
PC repair$8.53
Housing$30,107.65
Home improvements$3,858.40
Utilities, fuel, and public services$6,160.89
Phone services$2,235.27
Water$1,027.77
Life and other insurance$584.27
Pensions and social security$11,194.76
Personal care products and services$1,214.82
Hair care products$142.98
Personal care products$539.35
Local transportation$11,022.10
Gasoline$2,884.63
Vehicle maintenance and repair$1,460.01
Travel$3,039.99
Airline fares$749.92
Auto / truck rental on trips$36.62
Lodging on trips$825.80
Food and drink on trips$729.00
Entertainment on trips$262.63

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Consumer Spending (Consumer expenditures per household)

 

DEBT IN HARRIS COUNTY (home to KATY, TEXAS)

% with any debt in collections40%
Average debt in collections$1,873
% with medical debt in collections17%
Average medical debt in collections$911
% with student loan debt15%
Average student loan debt$17,697
Average monthly student loan payment$170
% with auto debt30%

Source: Urban Institute; https://apps.urban.org/features/debt-interactive-map/
Survey/Program
: Data from credit bureau data (2018) + the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (2017)
Data Point
: Consumer Debt