Hitchcock Real Estate Guide

Hitchcock homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Hitchcock Real Estate Guide

Hitchcock is in the southeast area of Houston, located along the Texas Gulf Coast. It is a good choice for those seeking to balance small-town living and access to urban amenities. Its strategic location makes it an important economic hub for the Houston-Galveston Region.

Hitchcock is popular for its:

Living in Hitchcock has many advantages. However, going to nearby cities like Houston for work might require commuting or owning a car. This is due to less developed public transportation options that smaller towns like Hitchcock offer. When thinking about buying or selling a home, it's a good idea to talk to the best real estate agents in the area. These agents are experts in the community and have sold many homes there.

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

“Houston Properties (Holly Hernandez and her team, specifically) were great to work with. We listed at the tail end of the buying craze that peaked in May 2023. So, we didn't close until about 6 months after we first listed. Holly will tell you that we were challenging clients - we had specific stipulations for showings and were not always as pleasant as we should've been. But, through it all, HPT was professional and worked very hard to get our home sold. Thank you!” - Eric James Richie (Google Review)

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Hitchcock Homes For Sale

3 Beds, 1 Bath
214 Highland Drive
3 Beds, 1 Bath
6204 Highway 6
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1034 Valley Crest Lane
4 Beds, 1 Bath
404 Highland
3 Beds, 2 Baths
7126 Sunrise Drive
3 Beds, 2 Baths
8102 Dellanera Drive

Hitchcock Homes For Rent

3 Beds, 2 Baths
4822 Highway 6
3 Beds, 1 Bath
205 Cedar Drive
3 Beds, 2 Baths
920 Temple Circle
3 Beds, 2 Baths
7401 Highway 6
4 Beds, 3 Baths
27207 Constants Court
3 Beds, 2 Baths
6506 Blimp Base Road

Table of Contents

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

Hitchcock Home Sale Trends

Hitchcock Real Estate Trends

Hitchcock is a community located in Galveston County, Texas, along the Gulf Coast.

Hitchcock is famous for its:

The community is served by the Hitchcock Independent School District. Hitchcock ISD offers a complete educational program from kindergarten through 12th grade.

Hitchcock Best Realtor Insights

Hitchcock offers a small-town feel with all the services of a big city.

Hitchcock Maps, Location & Zip Code

Hitchcock Map

Commute Time Hitchcock
Downtown (min) 40
Med Ctr (min) 40
Energy Corridor (min) 55
Galleria (min) 45

Map of Hitchcock

Highlights Hitchcock
Amenities Hitchcock is accessible to Hwy 6 and FM 2004. This provides easy access to nearby cities like Houston and Galveston. Within a short drive of no more than 30 minutes, residents can enjoy a range of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.
Golf Courses - Limited options
Run / Bike Trails - Jack Brooks Park
- Carbide Park
- Bayou CIty Park
- Mahan Park
- Live Oak Picnic Area
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail Shops:

- Resurrection Resale
- Alta Loma Resale & Co
- Galvez Shopping Center
- Marshalls
- Stop N Dress Re-Sale Store
- Target
- Ross Dress for Less
- Dolphin World Inc
- RCC Resale Store


- Kelley's Country Cooking
- El Valle Mexican Cafe
- Fish Place
- La Frontera #2 Hitchcock
- Robert's Deli
- Lia’s Latin and mix food
- Jack in the Box
- Mi Molcasalsa Taco Shop


- Driftwood
- Ocean Cabaret
- Palmer Club
- Murphy's On Main
- The Hitchcock Post
- Jimmy's Bar & Grill
- High Horse Saloon


- Arlan's Market
- New M & M Foods
- La Marque Food Mart
- Food Rite Market
- DG Market
- KLM Food Mart
Major Employers - HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake
- National Aeronautics and Space Administration Headquarters
- Aegis Aerospace Inc.
- NASA Johnson Space Center
- Space Center Houston

Hitchcock Schools

Hitchcock is home to some of the best schools in the area. It is zoned to the Hitchcock Independent School District.

To find an updated listing of all Hitchcock 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 Hitchcock 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.

Hitchcock Real Estate Market

Hitchcock Single-Family Home Sale Trends

In Hitchcock, the houses for sale are all single-family homes with 2 to 4 bedrooms. Most of them are traditional in style, but there are also Victorian and Ranch styles available. Its living areas range from 600 to almost 3000 square feet, and cost almost $200,000 to over 400,000. Some homes are fully fenced and have features like a fenced backyard, covered patio, porch, side yard, balcony, storage shed, and wheelchair access.

Hitchcock Townhome Sale Trends

There are no townhomes in Hitchcock. There are, however, plenty of townhome options available in nearby neighborhoods. The Houston Properties Team is an expert in Hitchcock 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.

Hitchcock Condo Sale Trends

There are no mid- or high-rise Hitchcock 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 the Museum District, see Museum District Condos.

The Houston Properties Team is an expert in Hitchcock 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.

Hitchcock TX History

Hitchcock is a town in Galveston County, Texas, located about 40 miles southeast of Houston. It was established as a railroad station between Galveston and Houston in 1873. At that time, farming, especially rice cultivation, was the main economic activity. Farmers would transport their cattle and vegetables by train to other parts of Texas.

In the early 20th century, oil and gas were discovered in Hitchcock. It brought new jobs and prosperity to the town. Hitchcock continued to grow, with a post office established in 1884 and a school in 1894. By 1914, Hitchcock had a bank, hotel, blacksmith shop, and numerous stores.

The construction of the nearby Texas City port further enhanced Hitchcock's importance as a transportation and business hub. However, the farming industry declined in the 1920s and 1930s due to insect infestations and other challenges.

During World War II, Hitchcock experienced a revival with the establishment of Camp Wallace by the U.S. military. The military bases brought a significant number of people and economic activity to the town. Although the bases closed after the war, many former soldiers decided to make Hitchcock their permanent home. The town became a city in 1960, leading to further growth and development.

Today, Hitchcock has a diverse economy that includes farming, oil and gas industries, and tourism. The town is known for its well-preserved historical buildings and landmarks. It offers residents a unique combination of small-town charm and access to urban amenities.

Fun Things to Do Near Hitchcock

Some of the historical buildings and landmarks that may interest the residents in Hitchcock are the City Hall, Railroad Depot, and the Old Hitchcock Post Office. The Railroad Depot specifically is a train station that was once a hub of activity in the town. Located at 7423 Highway 6, it is now a museum that showcases Hitchcock's railroad history.

Whether Hitchcock residents want to dine out, go shopping, maintain an active lifestyle, or just want to relax, the community has a variety of options for them to enjoy.

Here are some of the must-visit places in Hitchcock:

Run / Bike Trails:

Retail Shops:




Best Hitchcock 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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