The neighborhood of Meadowbrook - Allendale is situated within the city of Houston, Texas.
Meadowbrook - Allendale is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to Gulf Freeway, Interstate 45 or one of the railway lines. Parks aren't well-spread out, which makes them occasionally hard to reach. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, such as Glenbrook Park.
In Meadowbrook - Allendale, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. The median year of construction for dwellings in this area is 1963. This neighborhood also has a good selection of unit sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around two thirds of the units in the neighborhood whereas the rest are rented.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary as well as high schools from anywhere in this part of the city. Locals have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Regarding eating, property owners in Meadowbrook - Allendale will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Residents benefit from approximately 40 restaurants and cafes as well.
The favored means of transportation in this part of Houston is usually driving. Nearby highways, such as la Porte Freeway, are easy to reach from any home in this neighborhood, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, traveling by transit can be challenging in Meadowbrook - Allendale as a result of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. Walking in this neighborhoodis not very common, despite the fact that running daily errands is easy on foot.