Pasadena, a medium-sized city in Texas, has a population of just over 154,000. It's a nice place to raise a family, as children under 5 make up a higher percentage of the population here (9%) than nationally (6%), while retirees account for a smaller percentage of the city. At an average age of just over 33, the city's residents skew younger than most cities in Texas. By a small 53%-47% margin, homeowners slightly outnumber renters in Pasadena. Renters in the city benefit from a relatively low average rent of $929 per month, which is $100 a month lower than the state average.
Pasadena has an average commute time of about 29 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common means of commuting to work, selected by 39% of commuters, while public transportation isn't widely used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.
Among Pasadena residents older than 25, 6% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% possess a Master's degree or Doctorate. Many Pasadena residents work in one of three industries: construction, retail, and manufacturing. Together, these industries account for 19% of the workforce in the city. With an average annual income of about $64K, Pasadena workers bring in about $9,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).