Learn about the Friendswood neighborhood of Longwood Park, January's featured neighborhood

Longwood Park is a Friendswood community located between Hwy. 35 and I-45.  (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Longwood Park is a Friendswood community located between Hwy. 35 and I-45. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Longwood Park is a Friendswood community located between Hwy. 35 and I-45. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Longwood Park is a Friendswood community located between Hwy. 35 and I-45. The community has 55 single-family homes and does not have a homeowners association.

Median home value: $362,500

Homes on the market: 0*

Homes under contract: 0*

Median annual property taxes: $5,322


Median price per square foot: $166

Average days on the market: 9*

Median build year: 1979

Square footage: 2,000-4,000

Home value range: $350,000-$530,000

Schools: Westwood Elementary School, Friendswood Junior High School, Friendswood High School

*As of Dec. 1

Property taxes (in dollars):

Galveston County: 0.46513

City of Friendswood: 0.48731

Friendswood ISD: 1.2594

Galveston County Road & Flood: 0.01077

Galveston County Consolidated Drainage District: 0.1131

Total (per $100 valuation): 2.33571

Neighborhood data provided by Alina Rogers, Sparrow Realty. 281-961-2944. [email protected]
By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.