West University Place Jobs

  • Preschool Teachers

    Primrose School Kingwood - Kingwood, TX

    •Must be friendly and quick to smile •Must be a positive and energetic person •Must be able to work very flexible working hours to cover the school and complete all...

    from Primrose School Kingwood - 3 hours ago

    Churrascos Champions - Houston, TX

    Cordua Restaurants, founded by Michael Cordua, owns and operates 7 award winning restaurants in the Houston area, The Woodlands and Sugar Land, including Americas, Churrascos,...

    from CHURRASCOS CHAMPIONS - 3 hours ago
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

    Deepsea Manufacturing & Coating - Houston, TX

    Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Overview: Maintenance of the buildings, equipment, and related facilities and systems. Perform related work to ensure maximum production quantity...

    from Deepsea Manufacturing & Coating - 5 hours ago
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West University Place, Texas

West University Place, often called West University or West U for short, is a city located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown Metropolitan Area and Harris County. As of the 2000 U.S. Census, the population of the city was 14,211. West University Place is completely surrounded by the cities of Houston, Bellaire, and Southside Place. The city is nicknamed "The Neighborhood City" as the city is mainly a bedroom community for upper-middle class families. As of 2000, West University Place is the 9th wealthiest location in Texas by per capita income. West University continues to develop as one of the most desirable and affluent parts of the Houston area. The United States Postal Service uses "Houston" as a city designation for all West University Place addresses; "West University Place" is also acceptable for any West University Place address . Many streets in West University Place are allusions to universities and colleges throughout the United...more

West University Place Careers

Among the most common occupations in West University Place are Management, professional, and related occupations, 75%; Sales and office occupations, 17%; and Service occupations, 3%. Approximately 77 percent of workers in West University Place, Texas work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 10 percent are self-employed.

West University Place Industries

The leading industries in West University Place, Texas are Educational, health and social services, 27%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 24%; and Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 10%. Simply Hired's West University Place job listings indicate that the following industries in West University Place are hiring the most workers:

West University Place Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in West University Place, Texas is $82,870, and the median income of households in West University Place was $130,721.

Average Salaries in West University Place, TX

West University Place, TX


According to our West University Place Trends data, the number of West University Place, Texas jobs has decreased by 93% since September 2013.
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West University Place Employment Statistics

Population of West University Place
Total population 14,211
Male 48.80%
Female 51.20%
Median age 39.3
West University Place Housing
Owner-occupied homes 90.6%
Median cost of a home $372,800
Median mortgage payment $1,906
Renter-occupied homes 9.4%
Vacant housing 4.6%
Median monthly rent $1,418
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $100,000
Median for all female full-time $65,739
Household Income
Less than $10,000 1%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 4%
$25,000 to $34,999 4%
$35,000 to $49,999 5%
$50,000 to $74,999 10%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 20%
$150,000 to $199,999 13%
$200,000 or more 31%
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1%
High school graduate 6%
Some college, no degree 11%
Associate's degree 2%
Bachelor's degree 35%
Graduate degree 45%
Marital Status
Never married 16%
Currently married 72%
Separated 1%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 7%
White 94%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 5%
Other 1%
West University Place Commute
Carpool 4.6%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 18 minutes