The map shows where residents in the Houston metro area and surrounding areas believe are the best places to live. Areas such as Hilshire Village, TX and Hunters Creek Village, TX are also shown. Top areas are in purple and green, with less-desired areas in red.
The most desired areas tend to be in the southeast parts of the city, while more affordable homes are in the northeast regions.
Median house prices in Houston, TX are $299,373, meaning Houston homes are less expensive than the US median of $376,286. We analyzed a significant sample of cities with similar populations like Tampa, FL and Denver, CO, and found homes in Houston cost much less.
Compared to Texas, Houston home prices are more expensive than the state's average of $266,490. These are the best neighborhoods as judged by the market: the places people most want to live. While these areas tend to have lower crime rates and higher quality of life, it is primarily a map of the best areas by median home value in Houston, TX.
In regards to housing disparity, the quality of neighborhood within Houston varies greatly.
Data Sources: U.S. Census, proprietary data mapping and analysis
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