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Best Places To Live Near West University, Houston, TX

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  • West University, Houston, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 34,360
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score95
  • Cinco Ranch, TX
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 17,605
  • Cinco Ranch, Texas is a place that I am proud to say is my home. This community is actually one that was planned and developed. Once you move here, you will feel a connection to this place like you have…[read more]
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  • Jersey Village, TX
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 7,871
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  • League City, TX
  • City: 24.6mi / 39.6km 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: 13.4mi / 21.6km 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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  • Missouri City, TX
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.3km 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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  • Greatwood, TX
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 12,040
  • I experienced fine stay while living in Greatwood Texas. The city is located in Fort Bend County. Greatwood is close to Sugar Land Texas and is in close proximity to Houston. The town has fine schools in…[read more]
90
  • Sugar Land, TX
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km 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: 10.1mi / 16.2km 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]
89
  • Atascocita, TX
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.5km away
  • Population: 72,713
  • Atascocita was once a very small community located right outside of the west side of Houston. However, with the exponential growth in the Houston area, Atascocita has kind of gotten lost in the sprawl. I…[read more]
88
  • Pecan Grove, TX
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 17,037
  • If you work in Houston, but want to live in a quieter suburb, then living in Pecan Grove, Texas may be for you. I have lived here in Pecan Grove for more than 10 years and I love it. The real estate here…[read more]
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  • Friendswood, TX
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.8km 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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  • New Territory, TX
  • City: 17.4mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 15,843
  • New Territory is a suburb of Houston that has a lot to offer including good schools, neighbors and peace and quiet. The schools are some of the best and offer a well-rounded education with several…[read more]
86
  • Stafford, TX
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km 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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  • West University Place, TX
  • City: 0.4mi / 0.7km 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]
85
  • Jacinto City, TX
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km 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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  • Galena Park, TX
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km 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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  • Manvel, TX
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 7,402
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  • Deer Park, TX
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km 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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  • Greater Memorial, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 5.8mi / 9.4km away
  • Population: 35,799
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  • Alvin, TX
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km 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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  • Richmond, TX
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 11,939
  • If you live on the North side of the tracks, the area is treated like a step child. Money has been spent foolishly on stuff that most of the home owners wont use or need. My opinion, we need new blood in…[read more]
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  • Pasadina, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 16.2mi / 26.1km 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]
82
  • Bellaire, TX
  • City: 1.8mi / 3.0km 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]
82
  • Southside Place, TX
  • City: 0.2mi / 0.2km away
  • Population: 1,746
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  • Four Corners, TX
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 13,385
  • Living in Four Corners, TX was a great experience for my family and I. We got to see a lot and do a lot. I would say that the city is overall a busy place. There is lots of businesses, lots of…[read more]
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  • Brookside Village, TX
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 1,706
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  • Bunker Hill Village, TX
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 3,909
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  • West Houston, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 10.5mi / 16.9km 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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  • Piney Point Village, TX
  • City: 5.9mi / 9.5km away
  • Population: 3,312
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  • Mission Bend, TX
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.6km away
  • Population: 37,334
  • I lived in Mission Bend temporarily due to work. Overall, it was an alright city but it felt lacking in a few ways. One of the things I did like about Mission Bend was that it was easy enough to afford…[read more]
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  • Webster, TX
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.4km 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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  • Greater Heights, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 5.6mi / 8.9km 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]
80
  • Hunters Creek Village, TX
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.4km away
  • Population: 4,688
79
  • River Oaks, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 2.7mi / 4.3km away
  • Population: 31,337
79
  • North, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 9.3mi / 14.9km 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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  • Midtown, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 4.2mi / 6.8km away
  • Population: 6,409
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  • Pasadena, TX
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.7km 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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  • Fifth Street, TX
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: 2,071
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  • Channelview, TX
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.1km 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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  • South Houston, TX
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.5km 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]
77
  • Sienna Plantation, TX
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km 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]
77
  • Aldine, TX
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km 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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  • Cloverleaf, TX
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km 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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  • Rice Military, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 4.6mi / 7.4km away
  • Population: 23,452
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  • Meyerland, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 4.0mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 69,368
  • I live in Meyerland, Houston Texas. Meyerland was once the quintessential upper middle class neighborhood. With Houston getting so large and the American demographic aging, the neighborhood has really…[read more]
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  • Bellaire, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 4.6mi / 7.4km away
  • Population: 186,971
  • I lived in Bellaire for about four years, from 2007 to 2011. I enjoyed my time there and found it to be an excellent place to live, but of course it depends what you're looking for. Considering the…[read more]
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  • Hilshire Village, TX
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 852
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  • Spring Valley Village, TX
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 4,098
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  • East End, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 12.0km away
  • Population: 87,359
  • I moved to East End Houston TX hen I was 13 years old and my time has been well spent. For ever 10 years I've enjoyed numerous different attractions, Nightlife, shopping and restaurants. The well built…[read more]
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  • Southwest, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 5.9mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 108,921

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