Pearland, TX (population: 94,215) has six real estate schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Texas A & M University, the highest ranked school in this group with a real estate program, has a total student population of 48,702. It is the 36th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Real Estate students from Pearland schools who go on to become real estate agents, real estate brokers, real estate managers, real estate analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 151,550 people working as real estate sales agents alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,100. Also, Appraisers and assessors of real estate make on average $53,520 per year and there are about 64,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area alone, there are 740 employed appraisers and assessors of real estate earning an average salary of $48,940. Real estate sales agents in this area earn $48,140/yr and there are 4,760 employed.
Pearland lies in Fort Bend county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area has 2,563,840 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $21.58/hr average worker wage, and a $44,880 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.857 out of every 1000 jobs in Pearland are held by real estate sales agents, and 0.290/1000 are held by appraisers and assessors of real estate.
Of the 6 real estate schools with a 100-mile radius of Pearland, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Texas A & M University comes out as the most expensive ($11,468/yr) for real estate students, with College of the Mainland as the lowest, reported at only $3,211/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pearland|
|South Houston||TX||-||1||23.7623||5||7.6 miles|
|League City||TX||78,312||0||-||0||11.3 miles|
|Missouri City||TX||77,622||0||-||0||15.7 miles|
|Texas City||TX||44,907||1||8.31197||63||21.9 miles|
|The Woodlands||TX||101,065||1||14.626||77||43.4 miles|
|Prairie View||TX||-||1||50.8259||82||56.3 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||94.7 miles|