The Heights

Welcome to The Heights, a charming and historic community located just a few miles northwest of downtown Houston. Known for its tree-lined streets, beautiful parks, and unique architecture, The Heights offers a vibrant and diverse neighborhood experience. This community boasts a variety of housing options, from charming historic homes to new modern developments, making it an attractive destination for families, young professionals, and retirees alike. The Heights is also home to a thriving local business scene, with an array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues within walking distance. Residents of The Heights enjoy a strong sense of community and pride in their neighborhood, with regular events and festivals that bring people together throughout the year. Whether you're looking for a place to call home or just visiting, The Heights is a must-see destination in Houston.

Overview for The Heights, TX

67,930 people live in The Heights, where the median age is 36.7 and the average individual income is $75,213.46. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

67,930

Total Population

36.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$75,213.46

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for The Heights, TX

The Heights has 31,451 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in The Heights do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 67,930 people call The Heights home. The population density is 5,462.74 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

67,930

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.7

Median Age

50.76 / 49.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
31,451

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$75,213.46

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in The Heights, TX

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby The Heights. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Field Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Heights High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Houston Heights Charter School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Second Chance Technology Edge
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Helms Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Harvard Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Browning Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5

Around The Heights, TX

There's plenty to do around The Heights, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

84
Very Walkable
Walking Score
64
Bikeable
Bike Score
47
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Quesadillas Y Mas Las Parados, Angel Food Kitchen, and Krazy Crawfish.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.33 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.72 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.87 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.99 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.5 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.79 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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Overview for The Heights, TX

67,930 people live in The Heights, where the median age is 36.7 and the average individual income is $75,213.46. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

67,930

Total Population

36.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$75,213.46

Average individual Income

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