2022 Southampton homes for sale & insider real estate guide


Southampton Place is an affluent and premier residential neighborhood. Southampton is located about 5 miles southwest of Downtown Houston. The upscale homes and vintage bungalows are among the Most Desirable in Houston's Inner Loop. The neighborhood features high accessibility, excellent entertainment, and top-ranking schools.

Southampton Place homes are popular thanks to their:

Southampton Place is a 160.75-acre premier neighborhood adjacent to Rice University. One of the long hallmarks of the community is the Live oaks line Sunset and Rice Boulevards. Southampton Place is well-known for its tree-lined streets, upscale homes, and excellent community. There are around 600 single-family homes that make up the community.

Southampton Place features proximities to most of the Houston hubs and the Inner Loop. Navigating the area might be very challenging and tricky. This is because of the community's popularity and strict deed regulations that may present a few speed bumps.

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

"Our experience with Houston Properties Team was fantastic and we are very grateful that we made the decision to hire their team when we did. We were looking for a dynamic group of people with a great reputation in the Houston area, that could promote and sell our house in a relatively reasonable time, using the most suitable marketing tools, and we were not disappointed." - German Torres (Google Review)

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Southampton Homes For Sale

3 Beds, 3 Baths
2301 Tangley Street
2 Beds, 2 Baths
2307 Tangley Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
1916 Bolsover
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2321 Wroxton Road
5 Beds, 3 Baths
1919 Bissonnet Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
2317 Wroxton Road

Southampton Homes For Rent

4 Beds, 3 Baths
2336 Dunstan Road
2 Beds, 2 Baths
90 Dennis Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1109 Robin Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1405 Bailey Street
2 Beds, 2 Baths
1607 Peden Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
5411 Nolda Street

Table of Contents

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

Southampton Home Sale Trends

Southampton Real Estate Trends

Flooding Info: Southern Southampton is more susceptible to flooding than Northern Southampton, according to the Southampton Civic Club.

Located 5 miles southwest of Downtown Houston and north of Rice University, Southampton is an upscale neighborhood featuring luxury homes and vintage bungalows.

Southampton is one of Houston’s most expensive neighborhoods and one of the 14 Hottest Inner Loop Neighborhoods in real estate appreciation.

Established in 1923, the community consists of 626 upscale, single-family home sites protected by strict deed restrictions and architectural guidelines, thanks to an active civic club aimed at maintaining the identity and integrity of the neighborhood.

Security is one of the neighborhood’s prime selling points. The Southampton / BOCA Patrol, which consists of off-duty Houston PD officers, patrol the area 24 hours a day in marked police cars. Three prestigious International Baccalaureate World Schools serve Southampton: Poe Elementary School, Lanier Middle School, and Lamar High School.

Southampton Best Realtor Insights

One of Houston's most expensive neighborhoods, Southampton Place is known for its tree-lined streets, upscale homes, and great atmosphere.

Southampton Place Amenities

Southampton Maps, Location & Zip Code

Southampton Map

Commute Time Southampton
Downtown (min) 15
Med Ctr (min) 10
Energy Corridor (min) 25
Galleria (min) 10

Map of Southampton

Highlights Southampton
Amenities Southampton neighborhood features many amenities available for residents including:

- Fleming Park
- Wier Park
- Hermann Park
- Reckling Park

Recreation and Sports Facilities
- 24 Hour Fitness (Gym)
- Rice Owls Practice Field
- George R. Brown Tennis Center
- Rice Stadium
- Gibbs Recreation and Wellness Center
- Holloway Field

- Rice Aquatics Center Natatorium
Golf Courses Only a short drive away from the Southampton community is the Hermann Park Golf Course.
Run / Bike Trails There are also nearby available trails in the area such as the:
- Marvin Taylor Exercise Trail
- BZHT Bike Trail
- Brays Bayou Trail
- Brays Bayou Park
Nearby Retail / Dining Due to its accessibility to major roadways, Southampton is just minutes away from establishments and centers. Southampton residents also enjoy proximity to nearby retail, dining spaces, and entertainment.

Retail & Grocery
- Fleet Feet
- Southwest Freeway Retail Center
- Verizon Authorized Retailer - Victra
- H-E-B
- Kroger
- West University Shopping Center
- Plaza in the Park

- Hungry's
- Coppa Osteria
- Gratify
- The Raven Grill
- Cyclone Anaya's
- Island Grill - Rice Village - Houston
- Zoe's Kitchen

- Agnes
- Cavo Coffee
- Starbucks
- Grinder's Coffee Bar
- Fellini Cafe
- Orbit Cafe
- Sweet Paris

- Under the Volcano
- Simone on Sunset
- The Owl
- Upstairs
- Marquis II
Major Employers - ExxonMobil
- Shell Oil
- Only 10-minute drive away from the Texas Children's Hospital - West Tower
- As well as the Texas Medical Center
- Genialis, Inc.

Southampton Schools

Top Middle Schools Great Schools Ranking
Lanier Middle 9

Southampton Place homes are zoned to the Houston Independent School District (HISD).

Established in the 1920s, Houston ISD is the largest school district in the state (with 283 schools). The Texas Education Agency (TEA) gave the district a “Met Standard” rating in 2016. HISD features several International Baccalaureate (IB) World schools. Lamar High School, Lanier Middle School, and Poe Elementary School are on the list.

Students in the area may attend the following public schools:

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools

Southampton Place Houston Private Schools

The following are some of the more notable private schools near Southampton Place.

To find an updated listing of all Southampton Place real estate zoned to any specific public school, please send an email to Paige Martin at 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.

Southampton Real Estate Market

Southampton Place Single-Family Home Sale Trends

Southampton Place Homes

Southampton Place is made up of over 600 single-family homes. The neighborhood's deed restrictions allow properties to be used as single-family dwellings. Limited to 2 ½ floors and with wide setbacks.

Floor plans vary, though homes in Southampton Place typically offer 3 to 5 bedrooms spread over 1,500 to more than 5,500 square feet of living space.

Southampton offers a glimpse of the 1920s and 1930s era with its vintage brick cottages. Contemporary, Mediterranean, and Georgian are also common home styles in the area. New construction homes tend to feature more modern designs. Most still lean toward traditional aesthetics.

Many homes in Southampton Place were built before the days of air conditioning. Commonly have large wooden windows and side porches. Notable architects Salisbury and McHale designed many of the fine houses in the neighborhood.

Compared to the rest of Harris County, the Southampton Place real estate inventory tends to move quickly. Inventory is often low, and homes get sold quickly.

Southampton Place homes' prices range from over $600,000 to over $2,000,000.

Southampton Place Houston Townhomes Sale Trends

Southampton Place Homes

The neighborhood is a strictly single-family enclave, and there are no Southampton Place townhomes for sale. The nearest townhome community is Southampton Homes, along with Southampton Estate.

Other townhome communities in 77005 include:

Southampton Place Condo Sale Trends

Southampton's Place deed restrictions also discourage condos in the area. There are, however, plenty of residential mid-and high-rise buildings in surrounding neighborhoods. Condos are available in the Museum District, River Oaks, and River Oaks.

Condos nearby include:

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

Southampton Place TX History

Southampton Place was developed in 1922 by E.H. Fleming as a residential and business community.

It was incorporated into the City of Houston the following year, and Southampton deed restrictions were drafted. One of its rules stated that there were to be no apartment houses or duplexes built within the neighborhood.

In 1929, the Southampton Civic Club (SHCC) was established to preserve the neighborhood's deed restrictions. The deed restrictions have been updated through the years. The association has been a big driving force in keeping Southampton a single-family residential area for over 85 years.

The SHCC promotes the preservation of the neighborhood. They have been active in developing Houston ordinances such as off-street parking and permit parking.

They were also instrumental in preserving the beautiful oaks lining the Southampton streets. Back when the new water lines were installed under city streets in 1972.

Southampton is also famous for its heavily-enforced deed restrictions. Alley access at the back of homes helps keep cars and trash off the streets and provides more space in their front yards.

Southampton is part of the University Place Association. It is an organization of area neighborhoods, businesses, and institutions that aim to promote civic goals.

Fun Things To Do Near Southampton Place Houston

Southampton Place deed restrictions prohibit the construction of commercial or business establishments.

Fleming Park at Dunstan and Kent houses two full tennis courts and a playground. There is also a pavilion where various community activities take place. The well-kept asphalt streets and bike lanes are a favorite for Houston inline skaters and cyclists.

Southampton Place Houston has a WalkScore of 82 of 100, making it one of the most walkable neighborhoods in Houston. Though there are few public transportation options in the area, it rarely is an issue as most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Sunrise Grocery, a convenience store that used to be a gas station, is a familiar view along Bissonnet. The British Isles is just outside the neighborhood along Rice Boulevard and is a favorite for many Houston consumers craving some English fare.

Southampton Place - Rice Boulevard

Mercantile, a part grocer and coffee bar, is just a 10-minute walk from Southampton. It is currently one of the hottest coffee shops in the country, according to

Daily commutes are made easy by the Memorial Hermann station of the METRORail Redline. Buses are also plying on Shepherd Drive, Bissonnet Street, and Greenbriar Drive.

Here are some of Southampton Place Houston's must-visit places:




Hermann Park

Museum District

Map of Southampton

Southampton Place 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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