Friendswood, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,333 housing units in Friendswood. This represents a 28.4% growth from 8,048 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,304 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 29 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Friendswood is about 80.4%. Friendswood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3%. Average household size is 2.84 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Friendswood were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom6.70%
Two Bedrooms10.70%
Three Bedrooms41.90%
Four Bedrooms32.60%
Five Bedrooms or more7.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$124,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$104,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$655

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage67.10%
Debt Free23.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.3%