Alvin South Real Estate Guide

Alvin South homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Alvin South Real Estate Guide

Alvin South is a vibrant community renowned for its unique blend of modernity and small-town charm. It has a strategic location, a diverse economic landscape, and a close-knit atmosphere.

Alvin South is known for its:

Alvin South homes offer varying bedroom plans. Living areas range from 1,100 to more than 4,000 square feet. This can result in different pricing dynamics and make navigating Alvin South real estate challenging. It is recommended to contact the best Alvin South realtor, an expert in the community.

To get personal advice on buying or selling in the Alvin South area, contact Paige Martin, one of Houston’s best realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“Me and my wife moved to Houston from Boston, we got recommended to Violet by a cousin. Violet is very versed in Houston ares and the type of home to sale, and not matter the time of night we had question, she would always respond promptly. She assisted us on all level of the process, she has gone much more than the extra mile, several times, to help us work through the details, she is a good advice. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND HER!” - alpha BARRY (Google Review)

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Alvin South Homes For Sale

3 Beds, 2 Baths
214 Gigi Place
2 Beds, 1 Bath
1001 W. Phillips Street
4 Beds, 2 Baths
29 Finetta Lane
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1608 County Road 192
4 Beds, 2 Baths
3520 County Road 159
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2143 County Road 160

Alvin South Homes For Rent

3 Beds, 2 Baths
2151 Colonial Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
15222 County Road 436
3 Beds, 2 Baths
694 St Croix Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1602 West Blum
3 Beds, 2 Baths
997 Hamilton Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
4384 County Road 197

Table of Contents

  1. Alvin South Home Sale Trends
  2. Alvin South Best Realtor Insights
  3. Alvin South Maps, Location & Zip Code
  4. Alvin South Schools
  5. Alvin South Real Estate Market

Alvin South Home Sale Trends

Alvin South Real Estate Trends

Alvin South is a peaceful neighborhood with convenient access to Downtown Houston and Medical Center.

Alvin South’s appeal includes:

Alvin South has a growing economy with opportunities in various sectors, including healthcare, education, and manufacturing.

Alvin South Best Realtor Insights

Alvin South is a vibrant city with history, diversity, and close links to Houston and the Gulf Coast.

Alvin South Maps, Location & Zip Code

Alvin South Map

Commute Time Alvin South
Downtown (min) 35
Med Ctr (min) 30
Energy Corridor (min) 45
Galleria (min) 35

Map of Alvin South

Highlights Alvin South
Amenities Alvin offers numerous trails that homeowners can enjoy. These include the Tom Blackeney, Jr. Trail and the Bob Briscoe Park.

Alvin also features a 9-hole golf course along Mustang Bayou.
Golf Courses - Hillcrest Golf Club
Run / Bike Trails - Tom Blackeney, Jr. Hiking & Bike Trail
- Bob Briscoe Park
- Resoft County Park
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail:

- Alvin Antique Center & Marketplace
- Goodwill Houston Select Store
- Walmart Supercenter
- Highland Square Center
- Stanton’s Shopping Center


- Tomasso’s Italian Grill & Cajun Seafood
- Alvin’s Restaurant
- Monterey’s Little Mexico
- Las Flores
- Taco City
- Habanero Fresh Mexican Food
- Olive Garden Italian Restaurant
- Chili’s Grill & Bar
- Parks Restaurant


- Friends Pub
- Hour Glass Club
- Big O’s Bar
- The Barwash
- Rendevous Club


- H-E-B
- Kroger
- Celaya Meat Market
- Mercadito #1
Major Employers - Kelsey-Seybold
- BrandSafway, LLC
- Turner Industries
- Memorial Hermann

Alvin South Schools

Alvin South is home to some of the best schools in the area. It is zoned to the Alvin Independent School District. The Alvin ISD features several National Blue Ribbon and multi-award winning schools. Alvin South, in particular, has some of the best schools in the district zoned to its subdivisions.

To find an updated listing of all Alvin South real estate zoned to any specific public school, please email Paige Martin at [email protected] with the property preference and budget that you're working with.

Note: For more detailed information on specific schools zoned to different Alvin South areas, please refer to our Houston Schools Guide OR email me.

Note: School zoning tends to change from year to year. The information provided above is accurate but not guaranteed. Please double-check by visiting the school's website.

Alvin South Real Estate Market

Alvin South Single-Family Home Sale Trends

Majority of Alvin South homes are single-family homes. Homes in Alvin South typically feature 3- to 4-bedroom floor plans. Living spaces can be up to 4,000 square feet. Most are gated or fenced.

The most expensive Alvin South homes can offer 5-bedroom options.

Prices for Alvin South homes for sale range from $200,000 to over $750,000.

Alvin South Townhome Sale Trends

There are no townhomes in Alvin South. There are, however, plenty of townhome options available in nearby neighborhoods.

The Houston Properties Team is an expert in Alvin South real estate. Please contact us if you'd like to see Houston townhomes or learn more about properties that could be a fit for you.

Alvin South Condo Sale Trends

There are no mid- or high-rise Alvin South condos for sale, but plenty of units are available in the surrounding areas.

To see other condos within the Inner Loop, see Inner Loop Houston Condos. To see condos within the nearby Galleria area, see Galleria Houston Condos. To see other condos within Downtown Houston, see Downtown Condos. To see condos within Museum District, see Museum District Condos.

The Houston Properties Team is an expert in Alvin South real estate. Please contact us if you'd like to see Houston condos or learn more about buildings that could be a fit for you.

Alvin South TX History

In the late 1800s, Alvin began to take shape with the expansion of the Santa Fe Railroad. A key railroad depot spurred trade and growth, while the town was named after Alvin Morgan, a railroad employee. This marked the modest start of the city.

In the early 20th century, oil discovery near Alvin marked a pivotal shift. The town's economy shifted from farming to thriving in the oil industry. This drove growth through infrastructure and community expansion.

In 1947, Alvin took a significant step by establishing Alvin Community College. This institution boosted education and community identity. Proximity to Houston fueled growth, creating a dynamic town that blends history with modern vibrancy.

Fun Things To Do Near Alvin South

Alvin South has a historic downtown area that comes alive with vibrant cultural activities and festive events.

Nature enthusiasts can relish the Bayou Wildlife Zoo. Several parks and green spaces allow for many outdoor activities.

Here are some of Alvin South’s must-visit places:


Best Alvin South Realtor - Paige Martin

As featured on Fox News in the Morning, Houston Business Journal, and Houston Magazine, Paige Martin, a consistent Top Producing Broker-Associate and head of the Houston Properties Team, is ranked as one of the top residential real estate agents in the world.

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