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Fort Bend County Overview

Fort Bend County…

…has been among the fastest-growing counties in the U.S. for over thirty years.  Its first city, Richmond, was founded in the 19th century and is still a vital part of Fort Bend.  Sugar Land is Fort Bend’s largest city.

Fort Bend County’s largest employers include the education, engineering, healthcare, and energy sectors.  Its population of over 600,000 residents are served by six school districts, community and four year colleges, and a county library system.  The mean household income is $101, 146.


Zip Codes and City Populations

Sources:

 http://www.fortbendcounty.org/documents/Top40LargestEmployersFtBendCountyMarch2012_000.pdf

http://www.fortbendcounty.org/quick_stats.htm

http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/bmk05

Cities in Fort Bend County:

Arcola Orchard
Beasley Richmond
Fulshear Rosenberg
Katy Simonton
Meadows Place Stafford
Missouri City Sugar Land
Needville Weston Lakes