Learn about Bay Oaks, April's featured neighborhood

Bay Oaks, Clear Lake, Houston, real estate, featured neighborhood

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Bay Oaks is a 690-acre neighborhood located in Clear Lake City, a master-planned community in southeast Houston. Bay Oaks comprises 1,150 homes. It began construction in 1989 and was completed in 2005. Most residents work nearby in many professional fields, including aerospace, petrochemicals and medicine.

Median home value: $545,000

Homes on the market: 10

Homes under contract: 4

Median annual property taxes: $15,067


Median price per square foot: $136.27

Average days on the market: 80

Build-out year: 1997

Median square footage: 4,211

Home values: $365,000-$925,000

HOA dues (estimated): $850 annually

Schools: Falcon Pass Elementary School, Space Center Intermediate School, Clear Lake High School

Property taxes (in dollars)

Houston: 0.56792

Harris County: 0.40713

Harris County Dept. of Education: 0.00500

Harris County Flood Control: 0.02792

Harris County Hospital District: 0.16591

Clear Creek ISD: 1.31000

Port of Houston: 0.01074

Clear Lake City Water Authority: 0.27000

Total (per $100 valuation): 2.76462
By Jake Magee
Jake Magee has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper.

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