South Houston Jobs

  • Solo Company Tank Truck Driver - CDL-A - OTR

    Indian River Transport - South Houston, TX

    Long haul runs now open for Solo and Team company drivers! Indian River Transport is Now Offering a $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Operating throughout the 48 contiguous states and Canada,...

    from Indian River Transport - 8 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - South Houston, TX

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 9 days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - South Houston, TX

    Experienced Flatbed Drivers Wanted! INCREASED MILEAGE PAY: Our Flatbed Truck Drivers are now earning more per mile! At Swift Transportation, we know that consistency is crucial...

    from Swift Transportation - 22 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 August 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