Learn about Brook Forest, May's featured neighborhood

This neighborhood is near many activities and amenities such as schools, shopping locations, medical centers and various entertainment venues. The homes in Brook Forest represent a wide range of time periods and styles.

Median home value: $316,000

Homes on the market: 2*

Homes under contract: 4

Median annual property taxes: $7,036


Median price per square foot: $126.91

Average days on the market: 19*

Build-out year: 1981

Square footage: 2,000-4,500

HOA dues (estimated): $460 annually

Schools: Armand Bayou Elementary School, Space Center Intermediate School, Clear Lake High School

*As of May 1

Property taxes (in dollars)

Clear Creek ISD: 1.2659

Harris County: 0.39116

HC Flood Control District: 0.03142

Port of Houston Authority: 0.00991

HC Hospital District: 0.16671

HC Department of Education: 0.00499

City of Houston: 0.56184

Clear Lake City Water Authority: 0.26

Total (per $100 valuation): 2.69193

Year-over-year market data: April

The number of homes sold in April increased compared to April 2020 in all Bay Area ZIP codes except 77062. The median price of homes sold increased in all area ZIP codes.


By Jake Magee

Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood

Jake 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. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.


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