Humble - Statistics and Home Trends

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Currently there are 209 homes for sale, 1 condos and apartments for sale, 47 vacant land for sale and 4 townhomes for sale in Humble

Background on Humble Texas
Humble is in Harris County, Texas and can be found within the Houston Metro Area. The population here is just under 16,000 as of 2017. Humble shares a zip code with its neighboring town, Bordersville. Many people who live in Bordersville have Humble addresses. According to the United States Census Bureau, Humble is a total of 9.9 square miles in size. This section of Texas is one of the smaller communities in Texas but has plenty to offer potential buyers. The Downtown portion of Humble is located on a salt dome. A salt dome is defined as a dome shaped structure in sedimentary rocks, formed where a large mass of salt has been forced upward. Often these structures form traps for oil or natural gas. Downton Humble being located on a salt dome is one of the most interesting things about Humble. When it comes to the weather here in Humble it is characterized as humid subtropical. The hottest part of the year here goes from the end of May until the end of September when the daily average high is a little bit above 87 degrees. The average low for this time is just under 75 degrees. So that means that the summers here tend to be long, hot and on certain days, oppressive. When it comes to the cooler portion of the year here, that goes from the end of November until the end of February. During this time the daily average high is a comfortable 68 degrees. The low for this time around 44 degrees. The winter months here tend to feel somewhat short since it does not get freezing cold here like it does in other places in the country. In Humble the temperature rarely goes below freezing or above 98 degrees.

Economy in Humble
The economy here in Humble relies mainly on petroleum and has since this small city was established. The Humble Oil and Refining Company was the city’s namesake when it was founded in 1911. Then in 1919 Standard Oil of New Jersey took a 50% interest in this company. Fast forward to 1959 and Standard Oil had acquired the rest of the Humble Oil and Refining Company. Just a few years later in 1973 Standard Oil merged with its parent company to become Exxon Company, USA.

Education in Humble
Humble is served by the Humble Independent School District. The city of Humble has three elementary schools and they are Lakeland Elementary School, Humble Elementary School and Jack M. Fields, Senior Elementary School. When it comes to middle school there is the Ross Sterling Middle School which was formally known as Humble Middle School. Finally there is Humble High School, Atascocita High School as well as Summer Creek High School. The Mary Magdalene School which is in Humble is a Catholic school for grades K-8. There is not a Catholic high school in Humble but if you are looking for the nearest one it can be found in North Harris County. It is called the Frassati Catholic High School. There is also the Christian Life Center Academy which is a private school that is in the city of Houston which is in close proximity to Humble. This school has a Humble address but is not actually in the town of Humble. The Lone Star Community College serves students seeking a higher education in this area.

Developments Here in Humble
“The Groves” is a master planned community that features luxury amenities. This development has easy access to Beltway 8 and Highway 59. The homes here start a very reasonable $200,000 and go up from there. Living here in “The Groves” offers you easy access to Lake Houston as well as shopping and recreation found at The Galleria area. This nearly 1000-acre development has so much to offer potential homebuyers. If you are looking for some outdoor activities here there is the Lifestyle Center Park that features things like a fire pit, walking trails and outdoor games. Then there is The Nature Play playground where you can let your kids run wild and swing from trees and enjoy all that nature has to offer. Inside the clubhouse there is the Lifestyle Center that has a fitness center and lounging areas. There is even an area for people who from home, so they don’t have to feel confined to their house when choosing to work from home. This development really has it all!

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Currently Humble has 262 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 05/05/2021. Of these properties, 209 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Humble, and 1 condos are for sale by their owners in Humble. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Humble, is $1,044,751, the average condo price in Humble, is $852,781. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $109. This is based the living area square footage.

Over the last year, there have been 8,637 of properties sold in Humble. Of these properties, 8,326 single family homes have sold by their owners in Humble, and 12 condos have sold by their owners in Humble. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Humble, is $277,447. Single family homes have been selling for 104 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Humble, is $237,559. Condos have been selling for 94 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Humble, are: The Groves (34 For Sale), Balmoral (26 For Sale), Merrylands (15 For Sale), Fall Creek (8 For Sale), Balmoral: 50ft. Lots (6 For Sale), Continental Plaza Sec 02 U/r (6 For Sale), Eagle Springs (5 For Sale), The Groves 40s (5 For Sale), Continental Plaza Sec 01 U/r (5 For Sale), Cypresswood Point (4 For Sale)

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This data up-to-date as of 05/05/2021