Notice: Undefined variable: state in /var/www/rateit.com/states.php on line 48
Houston is the largest city in the state of Texas. It is also the fourth largest city in the United States. The city was incorporated on June 5, 1837.
According to the 2000 United States Census, there were 1,953,631 people living in the city. The population density was 3,371.7 people per square mile. The median income for a household in the city was $37,000. The median income for a family in the city was $40,000. The per capita income for the city was $20,000.
The area’s industries include energy, manufacturing, aeronautics, and transportation. The city is also a leader in health care and oilfield equipment.
Houston, Texas hosts many annual events in theater, rodeos, sports, and more.
For more information about restaurants, local retail stores, entertainment, shopping centers, schools, events and more, check your local yellow pages and/or business directory.