South Houston Jobs

  • Insurance Sales Agent

    Platinum Supplemental Insurance - South Houston, TX

    For nearly 20 years, Platinum Supplemental Insurance has been one of the most innovative marketers of supplemental insurance products in the Midwest. Platinum has developed simple...

    from Platinum Supplemental Insurance - 1 day ago
  • Physician - Emergency Medicine

    St Joseph Medical Center - South Houston, TX

    St. Joseph Medical Center in Houston, Texas Hospital Website Profession: Physician Specialty: Emergency Medicine Status: Full-Time ED Volume:25k-35k Job Description * 31,600...

    from St Joseph Medical Center - 3 days ago
  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - South Houston, TX

    Marten Transport is now hiring experienced Regional and OTR Class-A CDL drivers! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 28 days ago
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South Houston, Texas

South Houston is a city in Harris County, Texas, United States. The population was 15,833 at the 2000 census. It is bordered by the city of Houston and the city of Pasadena. South Houston is part of the Houston Metropolitan Area.

South Houston Careers

Among the most common occupations in South Houston are Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations, 25%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 18%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in South Houston, Texas work for companies, 6 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

South Houston Industries

The leading industries in South Houston, Texas are Construction, 21%; Retail trade, 14%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's South Houston job listings indicate that the following industries in South Houston are hiring the most workers:

South Houston Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in South Houston, Texas is $23,615, and the median income of households in South Houston was $31,924.

Average Salaries in South Houston, TX

South Houston, TX


According to our South Houston Trends data, the number of South Houston, Texas jobs has increased by 4% since October 2013.
South Houston job trends

South Houston Employment Statistics

Population of South Houston
Total population 15,833
Male 51.01%
Female 48.99%
Median age 27.5
South Houston Housing
Owner-occupied homes 58.9%
Median cost of a home $50,800
Median mortgage payment $386
Renter-occupied homes 41.1%
Vacant housing 7.2%
Median monthly rent $482
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $27,360
Median for all female full-time $19,870
Household Income
Less than $10,000 13%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 30%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 24%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 13%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 2%
Graduate degree 1%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 58%
Separated 3%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 8%
White 68%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 30%
South Houston Commute
Carpool 26.5%
Public transportation 1.4%
Average travel time 26 minutes