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University Place
  • Neighborhood in Houston, TX

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  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

editorial

University Place is a neighborhood in Houston, Texas with a population of 19,030. University Place is in Harris County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in University Place offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In University Place there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in University Place and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in University Place are highly rated.

About

About University Place...
Population
19,030

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$960,769
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,824
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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University Place 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
    202.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    131.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,210.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    5,555
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    364.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$177,746
National
$75,149
Families with Children
27%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    54%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    9%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    3%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

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