The municipality of Cinco Ranch, Texas is located in the Houston metropolitan area.
Cinco Ranch is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Public green spaces are distributed sporadically, which makes it rather difficult to access them from most locations in this part of the Houston metropolitan area. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby municipalities.
In Cinco Ranch, the vast majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This municipality has a variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 80% of the units in Cinco Ranch and 20% are occupied by renters. Most homes in this municipality were built since the year 2000, during its most significant housing boom.
Locals will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in this part of the Houston metropolitan area. On the other hand, there are only a few high schools and consequently they can be an extended walk away. Residents have the choice between public and private elementary schools. Concerning food, it is easy to access the closest supermarket by walking from anywhere in this part of the Houston metropolitan area. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.
A car is an excellent medium of transportation in Cinco Ranch. It is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit network in this municipality is quite bad. Traveling on foot is not particularly practical for home buyers in Cinco Ranch because few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.