Livability Score

72
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (1) F
The Diner
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (1) F
Grove High School Football and Track Stadium
Stadium
The Dutch Windmill Museum
Museum
La Maison Acadienne
Museum
Bulldog Stadium
Stadium
B&B Port Arthur Central Mall 10
Cinema
Food and Drink (3) F
Neches Brewing Company
Bar
The Riverside Tavern
Bar
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
Church's Chicken
Fast Food
Longhorn Liquor
Alcohol
Smoothie King
Fast Food
Doc's Yardhouse Mid-County
Bar
Sunny's Donut
Fast Food
Domino's
Fast Food
Dairy Queen
Fast Food
KFC
Fast Food
Panda Express
Fast Food
Whataburger
Fast Food
Burger King
Fast Food
Whataburger
Fast Food
Schlotzsky's
Fast Food
Chick-fil-A
Fast Food
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Wingstop
Fast Food
Dairy Queen
Fast Food
Chipotle
Fast Food
Firehouse Subs
Fast Food
Fitness (0) F
Exygon Health & Fitness Club
Gym
Groceries (1) F
Market Basket
Grocery Store
H-E-B
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Parks (3) F
Sunset Park
Park
Tugboat Island
Playground
Central Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Tex Ritter Park
Park
C Doornbos Park
Park
Lower Neches Wildlife Management Area - Bessie Height
Park
West Groves Park
Park
Hoffpuair Field
Park
Aurora Park
Park
Shops (0) F
Buddy's Mini Mart
Convenience Store
Dollar General
Discount Store
Pricewise
Convenience Store
Harris Florist
Florist
Central Mall
Mall
TJ Maxx
Department Store
Cato
Clothing
Elite Nails
Beauty
Target
Department Store
Shoe Department Encore
Shoes
JCPenney
Department Store
Murphy USA
Convenience Store
Verizon
Electronics
Munro's Safety Apparel
Clothing
Sport Clips
Hairdresser
Cricket Wireless
Electronics
AT&T
Electronics
Great Clips
Hairdresser
Dollar Tree
Discount Store
Ross
Department Store
Petco
Pets
Best Buy
Electronics
Petco
Pets
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Port Neches.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Port Neches is 92/100 - which is equal to Texas.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
B
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime A-

Port Neches crime rates are 1,274 per 100k, which is 53% lower than Texas
Property Crime
1,075 crimes per 100k
A-
Violent Crime
199 crimes per 100k
A-
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employment B

The median income in Port Neches is $60,205 - which is 10% higher than Texas.
Med. Household Income
$60,205
B-
Unemployment Rate
3.6%
C
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health A

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (2)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
B+
Port Neches Fire Department
Fire Station
Port Neches Police Department
Police
H-E-B Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Nederland Police Department
Police
Nederland Fire Department
Fire Station
Nederland Police Station
Police
Mid Jefferson Extended Care Hospital
Hospital
Walgreens
Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Jefferson County Water District 10 Volunteer Fire Department
Fire Station
CHRISTUS Family Medicine
Clinic
Groves Police Department
Police
Groves Fire Department
Fire Station
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
C-
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housing A+

Port Neches home prices are $142,900 - which is equal to Texas
Home Price
$142,900
D
Home Appreciation Rate
3%
B-
Home Affordability
2.4x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools B

The Port Neches graduation rate is 87% - which is 12% higher than Texas
School Test Scores
54%
D
High School Grad. Rates
87%
B-
Elementary Schools (4) F
Woodcrest Elementary School
Port Neches Middle
Port Neches Elementary School
Highland Park Elementary School
Ridgewood Elementary School
Alternative Education School
Langham Elementary School
Central Middle
Hillcrest Elementary School
Groves Middle
Van Buren Elementary School
Wilson Middle
Helena Park Elementary School
Groves Elementary School
High Schools (2) A
Port Neches-Groves H S
Alter Sch
Alternative Education School
Nederland H S
Memorial H S
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ratings C-

Port Neches has an overall rating of 60% from 1 reviews.
User Reviews (1)
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C-
User Surveys (0)
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Decent City, But Weather Can Be An Issue 3 rating By Anonymous ( May 23, 2018) Living in Port Neches, TX was a good experience overall. There is some city life here and some agriculture. There is not a lot of diversity compared to other cities nearby. There are lots of places to fish and some nice beaches that you can go to and relax at. There is a ton of o ...Read More utdoor recreation here, which I can always appreciate as entertainment is important to me and my family when we are living in a new city. The cost of living here is also extremely cheap, so if you are looking for an affordable and cheap home, this is the place to consider.

The best places in Port Neches, TX is downtown area of Port Neches, TX. They have a really good seafood place called Bruce’s Seafood Deli. They serve affordable Cajun and Creole dishes that tasted amazing. In addition, there is some diversity here in restaurants that I can also appreciate. The only bad thing about this city is the weather. The weather can be very hot and humid. In addition, there are hurricanes that occur more often than other cities. Read Less
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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Port Neches? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Sunset Park
Tugboat Island
Central Park
Unknown Name
Tex Ritter Park
C Doornbos Park
Lower Neches Wildlife Management Area - Bessie Height
West Groves Park

Entertainment

Grove High School Football and Track Stadium
The Dutch Windmill Museum
La Maison Acadienne
Bulldog Stadium
B&B Port Arthur Central Mall 10

Food & Drink

Neches Brewing Company
The Riverside Tavern
Jack in the Box
Church's Chicken
Longhorn Liquor
Smoothie King
Doc's Yardhouse Mid-County
Sunny's Donut

F Commute

Is public transit available in Port Neches? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Port Neches.
Drive to Work
91%

14% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
0%

3% lower than the US average

C- Health & Safety

Is Port Neches a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Pharmacies

Doctors

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