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Best Places To Live In South Houston, TX

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  • South Houston, TX
  • Your matching location
  • 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]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score96
  • Taylor Lake Village, TX
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 3,662
95
  • League City, TX
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.1km 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]
94
  • Pearland, TX
  • City: 7.6mi / 12.2km 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]
93
  • Seabrook, TX
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.4km 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]
93
  • Clear Lake Shores, TX
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 1,458
92
  • El Lago, TX
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 2,778
92
  • Missouri City, TX
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km 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]
89
  • La Porte, TX
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km 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]
89
  • Kemah, TX
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 2,098
88
  • Shoreacres, TX
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 1,759
87
  • Friendswood, TX
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.3km 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]
86
  • Galena Park, TX
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.4km 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]
86
  • Jacinto City, TX
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.8km 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]
86
  • West University Place, TX
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.5km 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
  • Manvel, TX
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 7,402
85
  • Santa Fe, TX
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.8km 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]
85
  • Hillcrest, TX
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 833
84
  • Webster, TX
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km 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]
84
  • Deer Park, TX
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.2km 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]
83
  • Nassau Bay, TX
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 4,091
82
  • Bellaire, TX
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km 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]
82
  • West University, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 34,360
82
  • Alvin, TX
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.0km 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]
82
  • Dickinson, TX
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km 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]
82
  • Morgan's Point, TX
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 319
82
  • Baytown, TX
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 75,310
  • My husband and I spent three days visiting Baytown, Texas in April 2010. This was a great time to visit, because the weather was warm, but not overly hot. We stayed at the Best Western Baytown Inn…[read more]
81
  • Bunker Hill Village, TX
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 3,909
81
  • Brookside Village, TX
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 1,706
81
  • Southside Place, TX
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 1,746
81
  • Piney Point Village, TX
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 3,312
81
  • Greater Memorial, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 18.2mi / 29.3km away
  • Population: 35,799
80
  • Hunters Creek Village, TX
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 4,688
79
  • Texas City, TX
  • City: 27.4mi / 44.1km away
  • Population: 46,811
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79
  • Sienna Plantation, TX
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km 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]
79
  • Pasadina, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 3.8mi / 6.1km 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]
78
  • Midtown, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 6,409
78
  • Fifth Street, TX
  • City: 19.9mi / 32.0km away
  • Population: 2,071
78
  • Crosby, TX
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 2,647
78
  • North, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.5km 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]
77
  • Channelview, TX
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km 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]
77
  • Pasadena, TX
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.8km 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]
77
  • San Leon, TX
  • City: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 4,987
77
  • Aldine, TX
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km 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]
77
  • Highlands, TX
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 7,386
77
  • Cloverleaf, TX
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km 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]
77
  • Greater Heights, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 14.1mi / 22.7km 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]
76
  • River Oaks, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 31,337
76
  • Hilshire Village, TX
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 852
76
  • Spring Valley Village, TX
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 4,098
74
  • Southeast, Houston, TX
  • Neighborhood: 5.1mi / 8.2km away
  • Population: 261,757

Listed above are the best places to live in South 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 - South Houston, TX, followed by the best places to live near South Houston, TX, sorted by Livability Score.

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