Washington Avenue   Memorial Park, Houston, TX
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Washington Avenue Memorial Park Neighborhood Guide Houston, TX

About

Washington Avenue Memorial Park is a vibrant neighborhood nestled in Houston, Texas. Known for its easy access to I-10 and I-45, the neighborhood offers residents convenient connectivity to other parts of Houston. It's located just off the Washington Corridor, renowned for its plentiful dining and shopping options. Plus, it's a stone's throw from the sprawling Memorial Park, making it a haven for nature lovers.

What You Will Love About Washington Avenue Memorial Park, Houston, Texas

  • The proximity to Memorial Park, one of the largest urban parks in the U.S, makes it easy to enjoy outdoor activities.
  • The variety of dining and entertainment options along Washington Avenue provides an energetic nightlife scene.
  • Its strategic location near major highways offers convenient access to downtown Houston and other city attractions.
  • The neighborhood has a diverse range of housing options, from condos to single-family homes, appealing to various lifestyle needs.

What’s Nearby

Washington Avenue Memorial Park is adjacent to Memorial Park, an expansive green space featuring a golf course, tennis courts, trails, and more. It's also close to the Houston Heights, a hot spot for local boutiques, restaurants, and antique shops. Downtown Houston, with its bustling business district and entertainment venues, is just a short drive away.

Lifestyle

Life in Washington Avenue Memorial Park is a blend of urban convenience and natural serenity. With easy access to a thriving dining scene, shopping centers, and one of the largest urban parks in the U.S, the neighborhood offers a balanced, active lifestyle perfect for those who appreciate a mix of city living and outdoor activities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 729 restaurants, 66 grocery stores, and 83 parks within a mile of the Washington Avenue - Memorial Park neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Midtown Food Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    4620 Washington Ave

  • GROCERY
    Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.7 miles

    5818 Memorial Dr

  • SHOPPING
    Festoni

    Retail, Warehouse / Wholesale Store

    0.9 miles

    551 N Shepherd Dr

  • SHOPPING
    M-K-T Sunset Market

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    1.0 mile

    600 N Shepherd Dr

  • SHOPPING
    Walmart

    Retail, Big Box Store, Discount Store

    1.1 miles

    111 Yale St

  • GROCERY
    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    111 Yale St

Washington Avenue Memorial Park Apartments and Rentals

1099 Rental properties in Washington Avenue Memorial Park, Houston, TX.

  • Vintage at 18th Street property

    $1,379+

    Vintage at 18th Street

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    727–1332 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Holden Heights property

    $1,510+

    Holden Heights

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    582–1271 Sqft

    9 Units Available

  • Aris Market Square property

    $2,198+

    Aris Market Square

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    572–2227 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Astor Tanglewood property

    $1,200+

    Astor Tanglewood

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    585–1195 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • The Place At Greenway property

    $1,039+

    The Place At Greenway

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    537–1024 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Avenue on 34th property

    $1,549+

    Avenue on 34th

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    713–1248 Sqft

    2 Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
4.3%
17%
utilities
2.7%
2.2%
food
2.7%
0%
transportation
1.4%
9.4%
healthcare
2.2%
6%

Washington Avenue Memorial Park Demographics

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Washington Avenue Memorial Park Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 6 of 7 renters

Washington Avenue Memorial Park Transportation

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Very Walkable

70/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

65/100
Bike Score®

Some Transit

49/100
1 bus stop 1 other stop

Acts Crating & Transportation

Other

7207 Wynnwood Ln

Northwest Transit Center

Bus Stop

7373 Old Katy Rd

Source: foursquare.com

Washington Avenue Memorial Park Schools

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