Neighborhood at a glance: Milroy Place in Houston's Heights area

Milroy Place Houston
This 4 bed, 3 bath bungalow with a two-story addition in Milroy Place sold Aug. 13 for $717,001-$827,000. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)

This 4 bed, 3 bath bungalow with a two-story addition in Milroy Place sold Aug. 13 for $717,001-$827,000. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)

Named after influential Heights leader John Milroy, the Milroy Place neighborhood is a collection of 110 homes adjacent to Halbert Park and a short walk from shops and restaurants on 19th Street. The neighborhood offers original bungalows as well as new construction.

Median build-out year: 1920

Median square footage: 1,028

Schools: Helms Elementary School, Hamilton Middle School, Heights High School

Median home value: $435,000


Homes on the market: 3 (as of Aug. 1)

Homes under contract: 4

Median annual property taxes: $10,527

Total property tax rate: $2.42158 per $100 valuation

Median price per square foot: $384.28

Average days on the market: 49

Neighborhood data provided by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene
By Matt Dulin
Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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