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Best Places To Live Near Southeast, Houston, TX

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  • Southeast, Houston, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 261,757
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score96
  • Taylor Lake Village, TX
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 3,662
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  • League City, TX
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 94,976
  • I have lived in League City for about 20 years now. The amazing thing about League City is that it has remained almost the same as when the large explosion of growth happened in the Houston area. The…[read more]
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  • Pearland, TX
  • City: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 106,238
  • I lived in Pearland, Texas since before the great influx of building and urban sprawl. This was fueled during the hot subprime market, and the entire place changed immediately. People that lived here…[read more]
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  • Seabrook, TX
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 13,038
  • It could be better, I have a cousin that lives in Lake Jackson and it says it's way better to live there, and I honestly agree. The mall is huge and so many places to go out to eat. Plus It's right next…[read more]
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  • Jersey Village, TX
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 7,871
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  • El Lago, TX
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 2,778
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  • Missouri City, TX
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 71,732
  • Having lived in Missouri City, TX for the past several years, I have come to find the city quite accommodating. Growing up in a much larger area, I have enjoyed the unique features this smaller community…[read more]
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  • Clear Lake Shores, TX
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • Population: 1,458
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  • Sugar Land, TX
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 85,681
  • Sugar Land is horribly over rated unless you are fairly well off. It is a community of elitist and people who think very highly of themselves. The Police Dept is despicable, over zealous and under…[read more]
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  • Meadows Place, TX
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 4,721
  • I grew up in Meadows Place and my parents still live there to this day. It is completely suburban, but not cookie cutter. The housing is reasonably priced and it is definitely a middle/working class…[read more]
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  • La Porte, TX
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 34,922
  • I never realized how much I loved living in La Porte, Texas, until Hurricane Harvey came to visit in 2017. It was then that I realized that I loved living in this coastal community because of the way…[read more]
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  • Shoreacres, TX
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 1,759
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  • Friendswood, TX
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 38,272
  • We moved Friendswood eight years ago just in time for our son to start 7th grade at Friendswood Junior High. Growing up in the area, I had always heard about Friendswood ISD being a great district for…[read more]
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  • Galena Park, TX
  • City: 7.4mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 11,119
  • I love living in the city of Chicago because of its diverse cuisine and culture, its unique cityscape, its efficient transportation system and its comfortable climate. There is so much to do in the city…[read more]
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  • Jacinto City, TX
  • City: 8.3mi / 13.4km away
  • Population: 10,753
  • It's really wonderful living in Jacinto City, Texas and I wouldn't want to call any place else my home! We have lived here for 18 years, have pretty much raised our kids here as there's a great school…[read more]
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  • West University Place, TX
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.8km away
  • Population: 15,318
  • I like that West University Place, Texas is a unique town. This town is a community that serves as a housing community for the bigger cities. Houston Texas is close to this city and serves the community…[read more]
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  • Manvel, TX
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 7,402
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  • Hillcrest, TX
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 833
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  • Webster, TX
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 11,041
  • Living in Webster, TX, Was a great experience for my family and I. We were able to experience a lot while we lived here for the short time. We were able to see a lot and do a lot because this city is…[read more]
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  • Deer Park, TX
  • City: 11.9mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: 33,517
  • This place gives you a vibe of a small town and suburban Americana, marinated with backwards-thinking trump supporters and racist police department. As the previous posts have mentioned, the police in DP…[read more]
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  • Santa Fe, TX
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 12,839
  • I absolutely love the simple life that I am living in Santa Fe, Texas. Santa Fe is a small town and has a population of less than 13,000. When you take a drive, or walk down the streets of the local…[read more]
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  • Kemah, TX
  • City: 19.9mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 2,098
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  • Nassau Bay, TX
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 4,091
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  • Bellaire, TX
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 18,140
  • Living in Bellaire is really great. The fact to keep in mind is that we live in Bellaire, although Houston is only a few minutes away. Some days it is nice to be able to spend time in the city, and with…[read more]
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  • West University, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 34,360
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  • Alvin, TX
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 25,500
  • Living in Alvin is good and bad. We have a lot of restaurants scattered around, but just a handful of grocery stores so if you cook at home, you might have to make a drive. There is a lot of shopping if…[read more]
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  • Stafford, TX
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 18,026
  • Being a Stafford resident is awesome. I have been living here for quite a number of years now, and I can honestly say it is the best place for finding something to do and to keep entertained. Stafford…[read more]
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  • Dickinson, TX
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.2km away
  • Population: 19,583
  • The time that I spent living in Dickinson Texas was wonderful and well spent. The town is domiciled in the Houston area. Dickinson is the home to a massive number of schools. There are more than 12, with…[read more]
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  • Morgan's Point, TX
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 319
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  • Bunker Hill Village, TX
  • City: 14.9mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 3,909
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  • Brookside Village, TX
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.1km away
  • Population: 1,706
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  • Southside Place, TX
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 1,746
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  • Piney Point Village, TX
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 3,312
81
  • Greater Memorial, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 35,799
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  • Hunters Creek Village, TX
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 4,688
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  • Pasadina, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 8.3mi / 13.4km away
  • Population: 143,203
  • When I moved to Pasadina, Houston, TX I did so for work. I really didn't know anything about the area. As a result, it was a relatively blind move but one that proved to be quite fruitful. One of the…[read more]
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  • Midtown, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 6,409
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  • Fifth Street, TX
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 2,071
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  • Crosby, TX
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 2,647
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  • North, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 119,685
  • I've lived in North Houston for five years now, and I love every moment of it. Hailing from Los Angeles, I've swapped one big city for another, gaining in the process. Residing in the Woodlands has given…[read more]
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  • Channelview, TX
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 40,534
  • One of the things I’ve always loved about living in Channelview is that it’s one of those cities that only the locals tend to know about. It’s a typical suburb but it’s fairly small, which is really nice…[read more]
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  • Sienna Plantation, TX
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 15,649
  • Sienna Plantation in Texas is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. There is a great deal of history in the city dating prior Civil War era. Besides the history it is also a great place to raise…[read more]
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  • Aldine, TX
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 14,867
  • I am a lifelong resident of Adeline, Texas and let me tell you, I could be offered carte blanche to live anywhere else in this country and I would stay right where I am! I love living in Adeline. I went…[read more]
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  • Highlands, TX
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 7,386
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  • Cloverleaf, TX
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 23,505
  • I love living in Cloverleaf, it's a wicked fun city. It's very close to Houston and even if you don't venture into the bigger city, there is still a lot to do right in Cloverleaf. I like to visit the New…[read more]
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  • West Houston, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 18.4mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 139,738
  • If you love a partially tropical climate where the sun shines most of the time you are going to love the neighborhood of Nottingham Forest VIII in Houston, Texas. In October of 2000 my family and I moved…[read more]
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  • South Houston, TX
  • City: 5.1mi / 8.2km away
  • Population: 17,474
  • When my son and his wife asked me to relocate to South Houston, I thought it would be a good move and full of opportunities, after all, Houston is a big city with lots of money. When I first arrived, I…[read more]
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  • Pasadena, TX
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 153,286
  • I moved to the area nine years ago. The bad things about Pasadena, TX include the extremely high crime, lack of police support, traffic, bad drivers, uninsured drivers, road rage, flooding, and the air…[read more]
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  • Greater Heights, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 10.5mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 57,943
  • The Greater Heights area in Houston used to be an amalgam of warehouses and small neighborhoods that dotted the northwest corner of downtown. Originally it went from, Washington Avenue north to…[read more]
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  • River Oaks, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 31,337

Listed above are the best places to live in Southeast, Houston, TX for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Southeast, Houston, TX, followed by the best places to live near Southeast, Houston, TX, sorted by Livability Score.

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