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Living in South Main Houston

South Main is the 63rd most walkable neighborhood in Houston with 7,038 residents.

South Main has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Braeswood Place, Astrodome Area, Willow Meadows / Willowbend Area, Medical Center Area, Central Southwest, University Place and Sunnyside.

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Walk Score of South Main, Houston, TX

South Main is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

Most errands require a car in South Main Houston.

South Main is the 63rd most walkable neighborhood in Houston with a Walk Score of 37.

Find apartments in Houston's most walkable neighborhoods: Midtown, Neartown - Montrose and Downtown.

South Main Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South Main to other Houston neighborhoods.

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Population

61Eastex - Jensen Area40364428,383
62Eldridge / West Oaks38315157,248
63South Main3741427,038
64South Belt / Ellington35153855,914
65Acres Home33343725,084

See Walk Score rankings for all of Houston.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 71 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Main.

People in South Main can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of South Main, Houston, TX

South Main has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find South Main Houston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

South Main has some public transportation and about 5 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from South Main on public transit.

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South Main has about 2 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of South Main, Houston, TX

South Main is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in South Main

South Main has less violent crime and less property crime per person than the Houston average.

South Main Crime Rate

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