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Coast Guard Station Houston 

1178 Ellington Field, Sneider, Houston, TX 77034



In Houston, the summers are hot and oppressive, the winters are cool, and it is wet and partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 47°F to 95°F and is rarely below 35°F or above 100°F.


Based on the tourism score, the best times of year to visit Houston for warm-weather activities are from late March to mid May and from late September to early November.

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Cost of Living
Compared to the state average of Texas the cost of living index in Houston, TX is 91, which is 1% higher than the average in Texas and compared to the national average it is 9% lower than.


If you look at everyday goods and services they can be a good indicator in a certain city of the general costs of goods there. In Houston, TX goods and services come in at 1% higher than the average in Texas and are 6% lower than compared to the nationwide average.

Getting to Know the Area


Houston is a large metropolis in Texas, extending to Galveston Bay. It’s closely linked with the Space Center Houston, the coastal visitor center at NASA’s astronaut training and flight control complex. The city’s relatively compact Downtown includes the Theater District, home to the renowned Houston Grand Opera, and the Historic District, with 19th-century architecture and upscale restaurants.


Check out these websites for a list of all of the great events going on in the area.  

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