The neighborhood of Eastex - Jensen Area is part of the city of Houston, Texas.
Due to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets, Eastex - Jensen Area is relatively calm. It is occasionally challenging to reach public green spaces in the neighborhood since they aren't well-spread out. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Eastex - Jensen Area is an important part of its character. The homes in this neighborhood are quite old, because about 45% of its buildings were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This neighborhood has a selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
The closest supermarket in Eastex - Jensen Area is typically only a short walk away. A small variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well. As far as education is concerned, in this part of the city, home owners will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. However, it can be challenging to walk to high schools from houses for sale in this neighborhood.
A car is a great transportation option in Eastex - Jensen Area. It is very easy to access a place to park, and many homes for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as US Highway 59. In contrast, this area is not an especially convenient part of Houston for getting around by public transit. Nonetheless, home owners benefit from a few bus lines, and most properties are near a bus stop. Walking is not very popular in this area, despite the fact that carrying out daily needs is convenient on foot.