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Luxury Living at West University Place


Located in Harris County, West University Place is a bedroom community for upper-class families. As the fifth wealthiest location in Texas, West University Place has received regional and national recognition for its education, quality of life, and affluence. With tree-lined streets, well maintained homes, and an expansive park system, West University Place ranks as one of the top small towns to live in the country.

Recreation opportunities are unlimited in West University Place. The town is home to a recreation center with gymnasium, a pool, and lighted sports fields. In addition, West University Place is home to an expansive park system that includes playgrounds, picnic areas, tennis courts, a sand volleyball court, walking paths, pavilions, weight rooms, cardiovascular rooms, basketball courts, and racquetball courts.

Aside from an abundance of recreation pursuits, West University Place is also in close proximity to a wide range of entertainment options. Surrounded by Bellaire, Southside Place, and Houston, the city is a small town with a big heart, and offers convenient access to an array of big city amenities. West University Place is just minutes from shopping, dining, and entertainment at downtown Houston, The Galleria, The Texas Medical Center area, and more. In addition, the community is in close range to shopping centers with grocery stores, gas stations and other services, restaurants, shopping opportunities, and more.

Students living in West University Place attend schools within the Houston Independent School District. The neighborhood is zoned to West University Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. For those pursuing higher education opportunities, the Houston Community College System serves West University Place.