Missouri City, TX Population

Population: 52,913. Estimated population in July 2020: 69,941 (+32.2% change)
Males: 25,633 (48.4%), Females: 27,280 (51.6%)

Fort Bend County

Zip codes: 77459, 77489.

Median resident age: 35.5 years
Median household income: $72,434
Median house value: $111,800

Races in Missouri City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (38.6%)
  • Black (38.3%)
  • Hispanic (10.9%)
  • Other race (4.5%)
  • Asian Indian (3.7%)
  • Chinese (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Filipino (1.8%)
  • Vietnamese (1.2%)
  • Other Asian (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (8.2%), English (6.6%), Irish (5.5%), United States (4.6%), Subsaharan African (2.5%), Italian (2.5%).

Land area: 29.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Missouri City

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 44.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Missouri City city

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

17.4% Foreign born (8.6% Asia, 5.1% Latin America, 2.0% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: +16,198 (+44.1%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Missouri City:

  • MEMORIAL HERMANN FORT BEND HOSPITAL (3803 FM 1092)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Missouri City:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Missouri City:

  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 20 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
  • ELLINGTON FIELD (about 27 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: EFD)
  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 30 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Missouri City:

  • HOUSTON-SOUTHWEST (about 8 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: AXH)
  • SUGAR LAND RGNL (about 8 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: SGR)
  • FLYIN’ B (about 10 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: 39R)
Amtrak station near Missouri City:

  • 18 miles: HOUSTON (902 WASHINGTON AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Missouri City:

  • HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,273)
  • RICE UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,158)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ST THOMAS (about 16 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,541)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-UNIVERSITY PARK (about 16 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 25,479)
  • TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,808)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-DOWNTOWN (about 17 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,236)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 19 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
Private primary/middle schools in Missouri City:

  • METHODIST DAY SCHOOL (Students: 248; Location: 1220 FM 1092; Grades: PK – KG)
  • TOWNE CREEK SCHOOL THE (Students: 96; Location: 3311 WILLIAMSBURG LANE; Grades: PK – 1)
  • THE FA’STEL ACADEMY (Students: 62; Location: 210 ORCHARDD LANE; Grades: PK – 6)