South Houston is a city located in Texas, United States.
South Houston is quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the railway line. Parks are occasionally challenging to reach since they aren't well-distributed. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out.
In South Houston, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and mobile homes are also present in the housing stock. This city also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 60% of the properties in South Houston and 40% are occupied by renters. The median year of construction for houses in this city is 1968.
A grocery store is usually accessible within a very short walk from any location in South Houston. Moreover, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of options, and a small selection of coffee shops can be found as well. When it comes to education, locals will value the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in South Houston.
It is convenient for pedestrians to get around in this city; many common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. A car is a very good transportation option in South Houston. Nearby highways are reasonably easy to drive to from any location in this city, and it is convenient to park. However, South Houston is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, home owners benefit from a few bus lines.