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Living in University Place Houston

University Place is the 8th 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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72 Walk Score of University Place, Houston, TX

University Place is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Fleming Park in University Place, Houston

Fleming Park

Photo of Rice Running Trail in University Place, Houston

Rice Running Trail

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

University Place is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Houston with a Walk Score of 72.

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

University Place Houston Apartments for Rent

University Place Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University Place to other Houston neighborhoods.

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Population

6 Fourth Ward 74 73 65 4,113
7 Greater Heights 73 45 63 40,156
8 University Place 72 59 76 13,964
9 Greater Eastwood 70 58 67 11,233
10 Washington Avenue - Memorial Park 68 48 61 26,514

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 227 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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59 Transit Score of University Place, Houston, TX

University Place has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find University Place Houston apartments for rent on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

University Place has good public transportation and about 12 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.

76 Bike Score of University Place, Houston, TX

University Place is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Old Breaswood Park in University Place, Houston

Old Breaswood Park

Photo of House on Banks St. in University Place, Houston

House on Banks St.

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