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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

61 Eastex - Jensen Area 40 36 44 28,383
62 Eldridge / West Oaks 38 31 51 57,248
63 South Main 37 41 42 7,038
64 South Belt / Ellington 35 15 38 55,914
65 Acres Home 33 34 37 25,084

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 74 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Main.

People in South Main can walk to an average of 1 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.

icon for car shares in South Main

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

= Lowest Crime

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

South Main Crime Rate

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