We’re often asked what’s the average home like in Galveston County? What does it cost? Here’s your answer:

Bayou Vista

In 2018, Bayou Vista was estimated to have a population of 1,635 and a median age of 58. Property values in this community average around $224,000 with its community members holding a median income of $91,397. The community itself is best described as a single-family, residential waterfront community which provides access to Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

Average Properties for Sale in Bayou Vista, TX

$229,000

$222,900

$234,900

$239,000

Clear Lake Shores

In 2018, Clear Lakes Shores was estimated to have a population of 1,205 and a median age of 54.1. Property values in this neighborhood community average around $316,900 and its residents hold a medium household income of $106,563. As the Yachting Capital of Texas, Clear Lake Shores holds more boat slips than people within its borders. Customized golf carts are the favored mode of transportation by its residents as they travel to the city’s parks, restaurants and bars, or one of the community/private boat slips.

Average Properties for Sale in Clear Lake Shores, TX

$309,000

$315,000

$318,999

$319,000

Dickinson

In 2018, Dickinson was estimated to have a population of 20,881 with a median age of 37.5. Its average property value was $145,600 and its average household income was $68,750. The city itself is located along the Dickinson Bayou, midway between Houston and Galveston along Interstate 45. Dickinson maintains a small town atmosphere while offering close proximity to the benefits of its urbanized neighbors.

Average Properties for Sale in Dickinson, TX

$130,000

$145,000

$148,000

$150,000

Friendswood

In 2018, the city of Friendswood was estimated to hold a population of 40,181 with a median age of 41.1. Property values were averaged at $256,300 with a household income of $98,609. The city of Friendswood was founded in the late 19th century as a farming colony and now is recognized as one of the finest family-friendly communities within the state of Texas. Friendswood ISD is also one of the most lauded school districts in the Greater Houston area.

Average Properties for Sale in Friendswood, TX

$250,000

$254,990

$259,900

$262,500

Galveston

In 2018, Galveston was estimated to have a population of 50,457 with a median age of 38.5. Local property values are averaged to appraise at $163,300 and its residents to hold a median household income of $42,486. The island is often referred to as the playground of Texas but also holds the nation’s 4th largest cruise port at the Port of Galveston. The city itself is rich in history and has maintained the unique colonial charm it was settled with during its founding.

Average Properties for Sale in Galveston, TX

$155,000

$160,500

$165,000

$168,500

Hitchcock

In 2018, the city of Hitchcock was estimated to hold a population of 7,902 with a median age of 33.8. Median property values were estimated at $92,700 with household incomes estimated at $48,966. The city is located directly near the Texas Gulf Coast and Interstate 45. Hitchcock retains its small town heart while being located just across the bridge from Galveston Island and only 40 minutes drive from Houston.

Average Properties for Sale in Hitchcock, TX

$89,000

$89,000

$112,000

$119,000

Jamaica Beach

In 2018, Jamaica Beach city was estimated to house 1,079 people with a median age of 53.8. The city’s property values average around $205,400 with an estimated household income of $60,813. Jamaica Beach was first developed as a weekend getaway for Houston area residents in 1965 and has now built out into its own general law city located on Galveston Island, just west of the island’s state park.

Average Properties for Sale in Jamaica Beach, TX

$199,990

$225,000

$229,000

$249,000

Kemah

In 2018, the city of Kemah was estimated to hold a population of 2,024 with a median age of 41.9. Property values are averaged at $187,300 with a median household income of $73,250. Kemah offers some of the best entertainment options along the coast with its famous Kemah Boardwalk, a large number of options for dinning and shopping, as well as a number of boat slips and public access to the bay. Not to mention, the city sits directly across the lake from NASA facilities and easy access to its neighbors along Highway 146.

Average Properties for Sale in Kemah, TX

$189,900

$199,000

$199,900

$200,000

La Marque

In 2018, La Marque was estimated to have a population of 16,786 with a median age of 40.3. Property values for the city averaged $97,500 with a median household income of $45,113. La Marque is strategically set 15 miles south of Houston and 4 miles north of Galveston Island while spanning 14.3 miles of Interstate 45’s frontage road. The city offers a bustling number of entertainment options due to its proximity within Galveston County while also providing numerous housing options situated close to the coast.

Average Properties for Sale in La Marque, TX

$92,200

$104,900

$110,000

$110,000

League City

In 2018, population estimates for League City had risen to 106,244 with a median age of 34.6. The average property value was estimated to sit at $218,900 with a median household income of $100,996. The city itself sits just south of Clear Lake and is known throughout the Houston area for its quality of life, exemplary school system and its access to a plethora of recreational activities. Its history dates back to the original Italian settlers who first came to the area in hopes of developing the fertile land.

Average Properties for Sale in League City, TX

$205,000

$215,000

$219,900

$220,000

Santa Fe

As of 2018, Santa Fe’s population was estimated to have reached 13,509 with a median age of 42.6. Its average property value sat at $159,800 with a median household income of $70,400. The city is known for its low tax rate, good schools and low crime rates. Santa Fe is only 20 minutes from Houston and 20 minutes from Galveston, the ideal epicenter of both leisure and business activities.

Average Properties for Sale in Santa Fe, TX

$154,900

$159,900

$164,900

$200,000

Texas City

In 2018, the population of Texas City was estimated at 49,153 with a median age of 38.7. The city’s average property value was estimated to be $105,000 with a median household income of $42,882. The city holds a large industrial complex near its southern border which acts as one of the nation’s largest ports and is part of the largest chemical and petrochemical complex in the country. Texas City holds a vast amount of history, a revitalized downtown, a booming retail and development industry off Interstate 45 and one of the world’s largest fishing peers in the Texas City Dike.

Average Properties for Sale in Texas City, TX

$90,000

$98,000

$109,000

$115,000

Tiki Island

As of 2018, Tiki Island’s population was estimated to be 1,068 with a median age of 61. The average property value within the community is $450,400 with a median household income of $120,625. The city is a man-made island built in the 60’s for the original purpose of creating a fishing camp. It later transformed into a weekend getaway, then to village, then to an incorporated area in 1982. Today, the village is much an upscale weekend/permanent coastal community with its own police department and volunteer fire department.

Average Properties for Sale in Tiki Island, TX

$445,000

$449,000

$472,500

$472,800