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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    D+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B+
Westchase is a neighborhood in Houston, Texas with a population of 31,969. Westchase is in Harris County. Living in Westchase offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Westchase there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Westchase and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Westchase are above average.
About Westchase...
Population
31,969

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$291,159
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$989
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    88%
  • Own
    12%
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Westchase Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    714
    283
  • Murder
    13
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    807
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    2,035
    500
  • Theft
    6,539
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    787
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$42,981
National
$55,322
Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%
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Westchase Reviews

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The Westchase District is a great area for any family type. Beautiful parks around the area, plenty of shipping from Memorial City mall to Town and Country Village. There is also a fun, upscale night life in CityCentre. Come for a visit! You won't regret it!
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Easy access to all the necessary things in life! Easy to navigate. Friendly neighborhoods, great schools. Lots of restaurants and bars.
Westchase, which is a district of Houston, has much variety, diversity and opportunities. We have several grocery stores within 2 blocks and much more.