More homes sold in all Sugar Land, Missouri City ZIP codes year over year in April

1118 Misty Lake Drive, a 2,276-square-foot house in Sugarmill, sold for between $285,001-$325,000 on May 12. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)
1118 Misty Lake Drive, a 2,276-square-foot house in Sugarmill, sold for between $285,001-$325,000 on May 12. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)

1118 Misty Lake Drive, a 2,276-square-foot house in Sugarmill, sold for between $285,001-$325,000 on May 12. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)

The number of homes sold increased in every Sugar Land-Missouri City-area ZIP in April when compared to April 2020, according to local real estate data.

ZIP code 77459 had the highest number of homes sold at 152, while ZIP code 77489 had the fewest at 28.

Additionally, the median price of homes sold increased in every ZIP code as well.


ZIP code 77459 had the highest percent of year-over-year growth at 23.35%. However, homes in ZIP code 77479 sold for the highest median price at $451,000.


Featured neighborhood: Sugarmill, 77498


Sugarmill is located on the north side of Sugar Land. Most of the homes in this neighborhood are waterfront and considered traditional in style. Sugarmill amenities include a swimming pool, parks, trails and tennis courts.

The neighborhood is zoned for Fort Bend ISD's Lakeview Elementary School, Sugar Land Middle School and Kempner High School.


  • Median home value: $309,000

  • Median square footage: 2,423

  • Median annual property taxes: $5,599

  • Estimated annual homeowners association dues: $814 annually

  • Homes on the market as of May 13: 4

  • Homes under contract: 8

  • Average days on the market as of May 13: 58

By Laura Aebi

Editor, Katy and Sugar Land/Missouri City

Laura joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2020 after a few years in the public relations industry. Laura graduated from Texas State University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. Originally from North Texas, Laura relocated to Houston after spending three years in Pacific Northwest. Previously, she interned with two radio stations in Central Texas and held the role of features editor at the San Marcos Daily Record. Laura writes about local government, development, transportation, education, real estate and small businesses in these communities.

By Claire Shoop

Reporter, Sugar Land/Missouri City

Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.



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