Business & Economic Development

The District is home to more than 48,000 residents comprising over 15,000 households. Average household size is slightly less than the nation average while home ownership is higher. Median household income in the District is higher than both the state and the country. With expansion of the Hobby Airport, to include an International Terminal, this trend of highly skilled, well-paying jobs is expected to continue for the foreseeable future.

Initiatives may include:

  • Support area business owners
  • Establish a parking plan
  • Develop a cohesive growth strategy
  • Initiate convenient recycling methods for businesses
  • Support preservation of historic properties and structures
  • Provide public relations and marketing support
  • Develop District web site and other media
  • Sponsor market research
  • Partner with local chambers of commerce and business organizations
2016 Info Brochure

Population by Age


Race and Ethnicity




Community Health Profile 1999-2003