Houston is a city located in Texas County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Texas County. With a 2020 population of 2,080, it is the 234th largest city in Missouri and the 7473rd largest city in the United States . Houston is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually and its population has decreased by -0.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,081 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Houston has a population density of 571 people per square mile.
The average household income in Houston is $38,587 with a poverty rate of 30.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $605 per month, and the median house value is $101,600. The median age in Houston is 40.8 years, 33.1 years for males, and 49.9 years for females.