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Living in University Place Houston

University Place is the 7th most walkable neighborhood in Houston with 13,964 residents.

University Place has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Medical Center, The Museum District, Greenway - Upper Kirby, Astrodome, Neartown - Montrose, Braeswood Place and Afton Oaks - River Oaks.

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Walk Score of University Place, Houston, TX

University Place is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Village Greenery & Flowers in University Place, Houston

Village Greenery & Flowers

Photo of Rice Stadium in University Place, Houston

Rice Stadium

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in University Place Houston.

University Place is the 7th most walkable neighborhood in Houston with a Walk Score of 70.

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

University Place Houston Apartments for Rent

University Place Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University Place to other Houston neighborhoods.

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Population

5 Greenway - Upper Kirby 75 50 59 18,892
6 Fourth Ward 72 82 70 4,113
7 University Place 70 58 80 13,964
8 Greater Third Ward 69 59 67 13,264
9 Gulfton 68 49 59 43,879

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 242 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University Place.

People in University Place can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Brian O'Neill's Irish PubIrish pub with lots of lighting and space to hang out! Within Rice Village next to several restaurants and bars; perfect for hopping from place to place or sitting around for a while!

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Transit Score of University Place, Houston, TX

University Place has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find University Place Houston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

University Place has good public transportation and about 11 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of University Place, Houston, TX

University Place is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Fleming Park in University Place, Houston

Fleming Park

Photo of Fleming Park in University Place, Houston

Fleming Park

Photo of Rice Running Trail in University Place, Houston

Rice Running Trail

Photo of Old Breaswood Park in University Place, Houston

Old Breaswood Park

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