Located in Texas, United States, the city of Jersey Village is located in the Houston metropolitan area.
It is relatively calm in Jersey Village, due to the presence of very few pedestrians. Parks are distributed sparsely, which makes them rather challenging to get to from a lot of locations in the city. Still, residents will be able to access public green spaces in nearby cities.
In Jersey Village, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This city also has a good choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the units in the city are occupied by home owners and 40% are rented. This part of the Houston metropolitan area did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new buildings in Jersey Village is spread throughout multiple decades in recent history.
Locals may find it challenging to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. When it comes to food, it is easy to get to the closest supermarket by walking from any home in Jersey Village. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well.
Driving is usually the preferred means of transportation in Jersey Village. The majority of properties for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as US Route 290, and it is very convenient to find a place to park. In contrast, the public transit network in Jersey Village is not very accessible. Nonetheless, house owners benefit from a few bus lines. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the Houston metropolitan area are located in places that are not very suitable for walking as few daily needs can be carried out on foot.