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Living in Medical Center Houston

Medical Center is the 16th most walkable neighborhood in Houston with 2,910 residents.

Medical Center has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: University Place, The Museum District, Astrodome, MacGregor, Neartown - Montrose, Midtown and Greater Third Ward.

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Walk Score of Medical Center, Houston, TX

Medical Center is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of TMC Transit Center in Medical Center, Houston

TMC Transit Center

Photo of University Of Texas MD Anderson Trail in Medical Center, Houston

University Of Texas MD Anderson Trail

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Medical Center Houston.

Medical Center is the 16th most walkable neighborhood in Houston with a Walk Score of 63.

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

Medical Center Houston Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Equinox in the Medical Center area
from $1,218
1 bed
Walk Score 45
Rental info for Parklane in the Medical Center area
from $1,545
Studio
Walk Score 62
Rental info for Stella at The Medical Center in the Medical Center area
from $1,070
Rental info for District 28 in the Medical Center area
from $1,283
1 bed
Walk Score 59
Rental info for 5755 Hermann Park in the Medical Center area
from $1,344
Studio
Walk Score 72
Rental info for Hanover Hermann Park in the Medical Center area
from $1,684
1 bed
Walk Score 65
Rental info for Lanesborough in the Medical Center area
from $1,010
1 bed
Walk Score 66
Rental info for Greenbriar Park in the Medical Center area
from $1,044
1 bed
Walk Score 65

Medical Center Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Medical Center to other Houston neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

14 Woodlake - Briar Meadow 64 45 52 47,868
15 Afton Oaks - River Oaks 63 43 58 8,454
16 Medical Center 63 63 80 2,910
17 Sharpstown 62 47 57 76,186
18 Pecan Park 62 38 56 16,963

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 75 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Medical Center.

People in Medical Center can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Medical Center, Houston, TX

Medical Center has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Medical Center Houston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Medical Center has good public transportation and about 12 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Medical Center

Medical Center has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Medical Center, Houston, TX

Medical Center is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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