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Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area
  • Neighborhood in Houston, TX

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area is a neighborhood in Houston, Texas with a population of 15,465. Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area is in Harris County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area are above average.

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About Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area...
Population
15,465

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,204,131
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,686
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    117.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    6.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    179.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    647.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    7,014.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    434.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$168,656
National
$62,843
Families with Children
24%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    37%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

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