Fort Bend County's January First-Time Homebuyer Report

With 585,375 residents, Fort Bend County is the 10th-most populated county in Texas. Also, with a 65.2% increase over the last 10 years, it ranks 10th in terms of growth. Its three largest cities are Sugar Land, Missouri City, and Mission Bend. It should be noted that at 76.0%, most people own their homes in Fort Bend County. The top schools in the county are Commonwealth Elementary School, Fort Settlement Middle School, and Clements High School.

Price Range

Some of the more expensive homes in Texas are in Fort Bend County with a median home value of $168,300 and an average list price for available homes currently at $356,762. The homes with the highest value are in Cinco Ranch and Fulshear.

Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in Fort Bend County? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:

$130K   $183K   $7M  

Typical Dwelling

A four-bedroom detached home valued around $337,947 is considered a typical dwelling in Fort Bend County. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $67,589 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $1,795 and the property tax rate is $24.03 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Fort Bend County homes for sale or reviewing Fort Bend County real estate trends.

Data reported through 1/12/2017


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