48% of families live below the poverty line.
The median income is $23,228 for a family of four.
Residents hail from around the world and speak more than
13% of the population is 4 years old and younger.
The area has the lowest unemployment rate in the City of Houston, and only 2% of households receive public assistance.
The Gulfton / Sharpstown community is 5 times as dense as any other community in Houston.