INDEPENDENCE HEIGHTS REAL ESTATE GUIDE

2022 Independence Heights homes for sale & insider real estate guide

INDEPENDENCE HEIGHTS REAL ESTATE GUIDE

Independence Heights is one of the Greater Heights subdivisions located outside the Inner Loop. It is bordered by Tidwell to the north and 610 Loop to the south. Shepherd Drive to the west and Interstate 45 to the east form its boundaries. Independence Heights is one of the historic neighborhoods in Houston. The neighborhood features a great commute, affordability, and notable schools.

Independence Heights homes are famous thanks to their:

The neighborhood, which was established in the 1940s, offers a mix of vintage and contemporary homes. Independence Heights real estate is difficult to navigate due to its wide range of available home options. The community also features proximity to railroad tracks and major thoroughfares.

To get personal advice on buying or selling an Independence Heights home, contact Paige Martin. One of Houston's best realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“I can't recommend the Houston Properties Team enough. Working with them has been a painless and wonderful experience and would recommend them to any of our friends and family. She and the Houston Properties Team guided us flawlessly through our first home purchase. There is no other person I would trust with our next home purchase after how amazing this process has been.” - Chad (Google Review)

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Independence Heights Homes For Sale

$339,990
3 Beds, 3 Baths
4720 Independence Heights Lane
$310,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
919 E. 36th Street
$254,999
2 Beds, 1 Bath
819 E. 37th Street
$439,999
5 Beds, 3 Baths
401 E. 31st Street
$495,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
725 E. 38th Street #B
$495,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
724 E. 38th Street #A

Independence Heights Homes For Rent

$1,500
3 Beds, 1 Bath
711 E. 37th Street
$2,500
3 Beds, 3 Baths
5326 Donovan Gardens Lane
$2,575
3 Beds, 2 Baths
602 Thornton Oaks Lane
$2,600
3 Beds, 2 Baths
606 Thornton Road #B
$2,600
3 Beds, 2 Baths
608 Thornton Road #B
$2,600
3 Beds, 2 Baths
611 Thornton Oaks Lane

Table of Contents

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

Independence Heights Home Sale Trends

Independence Heights Real Estate Trends

Independence Heights is a Greater Heights neighborhood just outside the Inner Loop. It is bounded to the south by 610 Loop and to the east by Interstate 45. The community offers accessibility, a great community atmosphere, and affordability.

Independence Heights is known for its:

Independence Heights is a residential neighborhood. The community consists of single-family homes and large lots available for purchase. Independence Heights is one of the historic neighborhoods in Houston.


Independence Heights Best Realtor Insights

Independence Heights is a neighborhood with single-family homes and large lots for sale. It is located just outside the Inner Loop, between 610 Loop and Interstate 45.

Independence Heights Modern Homes


Independence Heights Maps, Location & Zip Code

Independence Heights Map

Commute Time Independence Heights
Downtown (min) 10
Med Ctr (min) 15
Energy Corridor (min) 20
Galleria (min) 15

Map of Independence Heights

Highlights Independence Heights
Amenities Independence Heights is a Greater Heights subdivision located just outside the Inner Loop. The neighborhood is nestled in the corner of North Loop Freeway (610 Loop) and North Freeway. The community features many great amenities, including:

Recreations / gym
- Black Wold Crossfit
- LA Fitness
- Planet Fitness
- Baxter Fitness
- Orangetheory Fitness

Pools
- Independence Heights Swimming

Museums
- Independence Heights Heritage Plaza and Festival
- Raul and Dan's House
- Political Beliefs and Behaviors
Golf Courses There are no golf courses in Independence Heights. However, there are nearby golf courses around the area only a short drive away.

- TC Jester Disc Golf Course (11 mins)
- 5050 Acorn Golf (13 mins)
- Melrose Golf Course (13 mins)
Run / Bike Trails Independence Heights residents have easy access to several trails and parks in the area, such as:

- Independence Heights Community Center
- Independence Heights Park
- McCullough Park
- Kerr Park
- Janisch Road Lift Station
Nearby Retail / Dining Due to its great location and proximity to major thoroughfares, Independence Heights homes enjoy accessibility to nearby retail, many dining spaces, and entertainment. Which include:

Retail
- Dollar General
- AT&T Store
- Rainbow Shops
- Sam's One Dollar
- Star Furniture Clearance Outlet
- EZPAWN

Grocery
- J&B Food Mart
- ALDI
- Harvest Food Store
- Kay Foods
- Houston International Produce
- Lee'n Food Market

Dining
- Barbecue Inn
- Bellissimo
- J Dykes Food Court
- Adkins Barbecue Place
- Snap Kitchen
- Reef

Nightlife
- Kahlua's Bar
- Cottonwood
- The Upside Pub
- Fiesta Club Party
- El Diamante Bar
Major Employers - Chevron
- ExxonMobil
- Shell Oil
- Just south of the community is the Greater Heights and then Downtown, a short drive away. Many employment centers are located in this area.

Independence Heights Schools

Independence Heights homes are zoned to Houston Independent School District (HISD). The Texas Education Agency rated HISD as “Met Standards.”

HISD is the largest school district in Texas and the seventh-largest in the United States. It has 283 schools educating more than 200,000 students. The district offers three specialized programs: vanguard, magnet, and neighborhood vanguard.

Students may attend Burrus Elementary, Hamilton Middle, and Booker T. Washington High.

*Note: For a more detailed guide to schools zoned to Independence Heights homes, check our Houston’s Best Schools OR email me at [PMartin@HoustonProperties.com](mailto:pmartin@houstonproperties.com.


Elementary Schools



Middle Schools



High schools


To find an updated listing of all Independence Heights real estate zoned to any specific public school, please send an email to Paige Martin at PMartin@HoustonProperties.com with the property preference and budget that you’re working with.

*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.


Independence Heights Real Estate Market

Independence Heights Single-Family Home Sale Trends


Independence Heights Single-Family Home

Independence Heights features a wide array of single-family home options. The neighborhood features a charming mix of vintage and contemporary homes.

Some of Independence Heights’ original homes have since been replaced with larger, newer homes.

Homes typically offer 3- to 4-bedroom floor plans. Home sizes range between 760 to 3,100 square feet. Lot sizes range from 3,000 up to more than 12,000 square feet.

Independence Heights homes offer updated and renovated traditional-style homes from the 1940s. There are also new construction homes available.

Independence Heights homes for sale can start at around $60,000 up to $550,000.


Independence Heights Townhomes Sale Trends


There are no townhomes in Independence Heights. There are, however, plenty of townhome options available in nearby neighborhoods like Houston Heights.

The Houston Properties Team are experts in Independence Heights 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.


Independence Heights Condo Sale Trends


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

Several condo buildings are located in the nearby neighborhoods with condos, including:

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.

The Houston Properties Team are expert in Independence Heights 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.


Fun Things To Do Near Independence Heights Houston


One of the historic subdivisions in Greater Heights. Independence Heights has remained popular over the years due to various factors.

The community had recent redevelopments, prime locations, and large lots in its area.

It is located between 610 Loop and Interstate 45, just outside the Inner Loop. The neighborhood provides easy access to major thoroughfares. Main Street, N Shepherd Drive, and Tidwell Road are accessible.

Restaurants, retail spaces, and entertainment are all nearby. Business and employment districts are less than 10 miles away. Major business hubs like the Galleria and Downtown Houston.

Independence Heights residents enjoy proximity to many of the community amenities. There are various recreation facilities, trails, a community pool, and parks.

Independence Heights Dog Park

Here are some of Independence Heights Houston’s must-visit places:

Retail

Grocery

Dining

Nightlife

Trails & Parks

Map of Independence Heights


Independence Heights Houston 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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