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Overview

Introduction to Humble, Texas

Humble, Texas, in Harris county, is 17 miles N of Houston, Texas. The people of the city are in the Houston metropolitan area.

Humble History

The city of Humble was first settled in the early 1800s. Joseph Dunman visited the area in 1828 and is believed to be the city's first settler. The community was named after Pleasant Smith "Plez" Humble, one of the original settlers who later became the justice of the peace. In the early 1900s, oil was first produced in Humble and it became a major oil boom town. The first railroad entered the city in 1904. Humble was officially incorporated in 1933.

Humble and nearby Attractions

  • Mercer Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
  • Humble Historical Museum
  • Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center
  • San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
  • Sheldon Lake State Park
  • National Museum of Funeral History

Things To Do In Humble

The city of Humble offers several parks and open spaces including Hirsch Memorial Park, Humble City Park, Timberwood Park, Uptown Park, and Schott Park. Some of the local churches worth visting are the First Baptist Church of Humble, Bread of Life Baptist Church, Lamb of God Lutheran Church, and Church of Christ Humble. You can also visit Humble Museum to explore the city's history. Shopping can be enjoyed at Deerbrook Shopping Center.

Humble Transportation

George Bush Intercontinental Airport is nearby.

Humble Higher Education

San Jacinto College-North Campus, University of St Thomas, and University of Houston-Downtown offer higher educational facilities.

Demographics

People

Total Population15,569
Male Share of the Population45.8%
Female Share of the Population54.2%
Senior Citizens10.6%
Employed Population 16+6,997
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married40.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.3%
Median Earnings25+$28,576
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,137
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,201

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,912
% Above Poverty Level81.5%
% Below Poverty Level18.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone35.3%
Median Gross Rent$854
Median House Value$111,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)69.8%
Irish4.9%
German4.6%
English4.4%
West Indian1.8%
French Except Basque1.5%
African1.3%
Polish1.2%
Trinidad Tobago1%
Italian0.7%
Canadian0.7%
Jamaican0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Greek0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Arab0.4%
Palestinian0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Liberian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Belizean0.1%
Welsh0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Russian0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
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Humble Almanac

CategoryValue
County Harris County
Standard Zip Codes77338, 77396, 77346, 77339, 77345
P.O. Box Zip Codes77347, 77325
Phone Area Codes281,832, 713
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude29.99
Approximate Longitude-95.26

Humble Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHOUSTON BUSH INTL AP
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp58 to 79 F
Jul Temp74 to 94 F
Oct Temp59 to 82 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches
StationHOUSTON SAN JACINTO DAM
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp40 to 63 F
Apr Temp57 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp58 to 81 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationHOUSTON HOBBY AP
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp45 to 63 F
Apr Temp61 to 79 F
Jul Temp75 to 94 F
Oct Temp62 to 82 F
Annual Precip53.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Houston2,240,582$52,127
Jacinto City10,753$35,340
Shenandoah2,653$91,211
Splendora1,417$50,076

Humble Hospitals

Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital Of Humble
(Proprietary)
19002 Mckay Drive
Icon Hospital
(Proprietary)
19211 Mckay Drive
Humble Surgical Hospital
(Proprietary)
1475 Fm 1960 Bypass East
Kindred Rehabilitation Hospital Northeast Houston
(Proprietary)
18839 Mckay Boulevard
Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
(Non-profit)
18951 Memorial North

Humble Public Schools

Cypresswood Point El
6901 Cypresswood Point Av
ZIP: 77338
(281) 555-1212
Humble El
20252 Fieldtree Dr
ZIP: 77338
(281) 641-1100
Primary
Total Enrollment 571
Humble H S
1700 Wilson Rd
ZIP: 77338
(281) 641-6300
High
Total Enrollment 1615
Jones Ec/pre-k/kg Center
8003 Forest Point Dr
ZIP: 77338
(281) 446-1576
Primary
Total Enrollment 722
Jones El
7903 Forest Point Dr
ZIP: 77338
(281) 446-6168
Primary
Total Enrollment 1105
Lakeland El
1500 Montgomery Ln
ZIP: 77338
(281) 641-1200
Primary
Total Enrollment 746
Magrill El
21701 Rayford Rd
ZIP: 77338
(281) 233-4300
Primary
Total Enrollment 1189
Northwest Preparatory
600 Charles St
ZIP: 77338
(713) 672-1959
Primary
Total Enrollment 188
Northwest Preparatory Campus (wileyvale Campus)
600 Charles St
ZIP: 77338
(713) 674-2105
Middle
Total Enrollment 127
Rayford Int
21919 Rayford Rd
ZIP: 77338
(281) 233-8901
Middle
Total Enrollment 765
River Pines El
2400 Cold River Dr
ZIP: 77338
(281) 641-3300
Primary
Total Enrollment 714
Ross Sterling Middle
1131 Wilson Rd
ZIP: 77338
(281) 641-6000
Middle
Total Enrollment 878
Teague Middle
21700 Rayford Rd
ZIP: 77338
(281) 233-4310
Middle
Total Enrollment 896
Vista Academy Of Humble
901 Wilson Rd
ZIP: 77338
(972) 316-3663
Primary
Total Enrollment 285
Atascocita H S
13300 Will Clayton Pkwy
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-7500
High
Total Enrollment 3214
Atascocita Middle
18810 W Lk Houston Pky
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-4600
Middle
Total Enrollment 1161
Atascocita Springs El
13515 Valley Lodge Pkwy
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-3600
Primary
Total Enrollment 1035
Calvin Nelms - North East Campus
18425 Timber Forest Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 398-8031
Crosby Daep
18901 Timber Forest Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 328-9200
Eagle Springs El
12500 Will Clayton Pkwy
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-3100
Primary
Total Enrollment 788
Early Learning Wing
18901 Timberforest Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 812-3400
Primary
Humble Community Learning Center
18901 Timber Forest Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-7400
Other
Total Enrollment 44
Humble Middle
11207 Will Clayton
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-4000
Middle
Total Enrollment 1113
Maplebrook El
7935 Farmingham Rd
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-2900
Primary
Total Enrollment 699
Oak Forest El
6400 Kingwood Glen
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-2800
Primary
Total Enrollment 706
Oaks El
5858 Upper Lk Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-1890
Primary
Total Enrollment 563
Pineforest El
19702 W Lk Houston Pky
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-2100
Primary
Total Enrollment 659
Timbers El
6910 Lonesome Woods Trl
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-2000
Primary
Total Enrollment 741
Timberwood Middle
18450 Timber Forest Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-3800
Middle
Total Enrollment 1376
Whispering Pines El
17321 Woodland Hills Dr
ZIP: 77346
(281) 641-2500
Primary
Total Enrollment 749
Jjaep Campus
20200 Eastway Village Dr
ZIP: 77347
(281) 641-8058
Fall Creek El
14435 Mesa Rd
ZIP: 77396
(281) 641-3400
Primary
Total Enrollment 864
Jack M Fields Sr El
2505 S Houston Ave
ZIP: 77396
(281) 641-2700
Primary
Total Enrollment 562
North Belt El
8105 N Belt Dr
ZIP: 77396
(281) 641-1300
Primary
Total Enrollment 751
Park Lakes El
4400 Wilson Rd
ZIP: 77396
(281) 641-3200
Primary
Total Enrollment 716
Ridge Creek El
15201 Woodland Hills Dr
ZIP: 77396
(281) 641-3700
Primary
Total Enrollment 588

Humble Private Schools

Lamb Of God Lutheran School
1400 Fm 1960 Bypass Rd E
ZIP: 77338
Elementary
Total Enrollment 12
St Mary Magdalene School
530 Ferguson St
ZIP: 77338
Elementary
Total Enrollment 193
Houston Learning Academy
5334 Fm 1960 Rd E
ZIP: 77346
Secondary
Total Enrollment 15
Atascocita Christian Academy
7811 Fm 1960 Rd E
ZIP: 77365
Elementary
Total Enrollment 21
Christian Life Center Academy
6650 Rankin Rd
ZIP: 77396
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 69
Humble Christian School
16202 Old Humble Rd
ZIP: 77396
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 253
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