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Katy
Katy
Texas
36 reviews
3.5 out of 5 stars based on 65 ratings
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Katy is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within the Houston–Katy-Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. The city is located in Harris, Fort Bend, and Waller counties. The population was 14,102 at the 2010 census, up from 11,775 at the 2000 census. The population was estimated to be 16,158 in 2015.

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Is surrounded by necessary shopping centers. Very local.
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There is a lot of kids , families in general always outside.
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Community is clean and neighborhood is friendly towards each other and helpful. Has a good creditable education system.
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Schools in katy are rated above average and the living conditions is generally good

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How did Texas earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Texas has a state sales tax of 6.25%. Of particular interest is that Texas does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Texas has an effective property tax rate of 1.86%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Texas earned its state tax grade of B.

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