Houston Tourism, Texas

Visit Houston - Best of Houston

Houston is America’s 4th largest city. Here you can enjoy meals at great restaurants and shop in the arts-antique neighbourhoods. This is the place where world-class painting can be seen. You can also enjoy a stroll on the beach and visit the Space Centre.

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Facts and Stats for Houston*

  • Pollution Statistics in Houston

    Know the pollution level of Houston before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 51.22 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 51.62 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 32.79 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.97 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.81 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 38.64 (Low)
  • Houston: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Houston for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Houston.

    • Burglary and Theft 59.33 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 56.29 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 66.37 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 45.71 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 54.43 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.91 (High)
    • Attacks 50.89 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 68.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 61.27 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 26.57 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 47.87 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.19 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.55 (High)
  • Living in Houston - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Houston is 175.26 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.11 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 52.71 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.72 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.05 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 73.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.29 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 154.79 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Houston

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Houston

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Houston Travel Guides

The best trip plans created by users and travel experts that cover the top spots and attractions of Houston

Houston Tours for you

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Houston

  • Arrival Transfer from Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Hotel
    Arrival Transfer from Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Hotel New on TripHobo

    Duration: 50 Mins

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  • Houston Ghost Tour
    Houston Ghost Tour New on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs

    Take a 1-hour guided walk with Houston Ghost Tour as you uncover Houstons ghostly past. Find out eerie mysteries and sinister...

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  • Gold Rush Escape Room
    Gold Rush Escape Room New on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs

    Come experience the thrill of a Gold Rush! Located in CityCentre Houston, The Escape Game offers an escape from ordinary life...

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  • Playground Escape Room
    Playground Escape Room New on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs

    With a capacity of up to 12 people, this is our largest room.Located in CityCentre Houston, The Escape Game offers an escape ...

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