Houston has 1,953,631 residents. It is located in Harris county.
Police schools in Houston charged students an average tuition of $12,305.00 if they were Texas residents, and $14,903.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for police schools in Houston cost an average of $1,257.00. Students living on campus at police schools in Houston paid an average of $9,508.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $5,624.00. There are two police colleges in Houston for students to choose from. 206 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Houston in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$86,240.00||910|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$33,570.00||7,210|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$71,660.00||1,580|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$52,420.00||14,120|