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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
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score96
  • Seabrook, TX
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,038
  • Seabrook is a tiny southeast coastal Texas city mostly know for speed traps and a main route to Kemah and Galveston. Seabrook is a bedroom community for the local oil and gas industries, with only a few
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  • Taylor Lake Village, TX
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,662
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  • League City, TX
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • El Lago, TX
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,778
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  • Pearland, TX
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Friendswood, TX
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,272
  • Hi there, my family and I are considering moving to Friendswood, TX and are interested in any information about this community. We have a daughter that will be starting High School, so any information
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  • Clear Lake Shores, TX
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,458
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  • Deer Park, TX
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,517
  • My boyfriends family is from Deer Park so unfortunately I am a frequent visitor. The chemical plants and refineries are absolutely disturbing. Everyone drives a pick up, has signs stating that they dont
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  • Missouri City, TX
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • La Porte, TX
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Shoreacres, TX
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,759
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  • Hillcrest, TX
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 833
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  • Pasadina, Houston, TX
  • 3.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • 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
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  • Brookside Village, TX
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,706
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  • Santa Fe, TX
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Nassau Bay, TX
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,091
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  • West University Place, TX
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Kemah, TX
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,098
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  • Bellaire, TX
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Morgan's Point, TX
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 319
83
  • Baytown, TX
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Southside Place, TX
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,746
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  • Pasadena, TX
  • 2.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Bunker Hill Village, TX
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,909
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  • Galena Park, TX
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Piney Point Village, TX
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,312
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  • Manvel, TX
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,402
82
  • Midtown, Houston, TX
  • 10.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,409
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  • Hunters Creek Village, TX
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,688
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  • West University, Houston, TX
  • 12.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 34,360
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  • Jacinto City, TX
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Alvin, TX
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Crosby, TX
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,647
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  • Fifth Street, TX
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,071
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  • Dickinson, TX
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Highlands, TX
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,386
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  • Greater Memorial, Houston, TX
  • 18.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 35,799
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  • Meyerland, Houston, TX
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • 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
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  • Webster, TX
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Greater Heights, Houston, TX
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • 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
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  • Houston, TX
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,240,582
  • Overall, the area is highly congested, fairly boring, and usually hot/humid. It has a reasonable cost of living due to most people not wanting to live there in the first place. However, if your looking
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  • Sienna Plantation, TX
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Hilshire Village, TX
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 852
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  • Westchase, Houston, TX
  • 18.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 71,050
  • I returned here after 30 years of being away. I am appalled at what has happened to Westchase. It is not that is has gone from being soft, developed with the hope of goodness to all black, but that the
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  • Bellaire, Houston, TX
  • 16.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • 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
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  • Texas City, TX
  • 27.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 46,811
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  • Cloverleaf, TX
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Hedwig Village, TX
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,655
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  • Channelview, TX
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • San Leon, TX
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,987

Listed above are the best places to live in South Houston, TX for 2018. 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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