Home sales prices increase annually in every Sugar Land, Missouri City ZIP code except 77479

See how real estate data changed in the five ZIP codes within the Community Impact Newspaper Sugar Land-Missouri City coverage area. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
See how real estate data changed in the five ZIP codes within the Community Impact Newspaper Sugar Land-Missouri City coverage area. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

See how real estate data changed in the five ZIP codes within the Community Impact Newspaper Sugar Land-Missouri City coverage area. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Most of the Sugar Land and Missouri City area has seen lower housing inventory this year compared to last year with the exception of 77498. This low inventory drove competition in the local market, leading to nearly across the-board increased home prices.

Data for each year is from June-May.

Average home sales price


Of the five area ZIP codes, 77479 was the only one to see lower average home sales prices from June 2020-May 2021 when compared with the same time period last year.


Meanwhile, ZIP code 77498 saw a 69.1% increase in average home sales price.


Average days on the market


In the last year, the average number of days a home is on the market decreased in four local ZIP codes and increased in one.

The average number of days on the market across Sugar Land and Missouri City in 2020-21 was 71 compared to 105 in 2019-2020.


Total homes sold over time


ZIP codes 77459 and 77479 consistently had the most homes sold throughout the last two years.



Featured neighborhood: Meadowcreek, 77459


The Meadowcreek neighborhood in Missouri City is close to variety of shopping and entertainment options as well as medical facilities.

The neighborhood is 0.309 square miles in size. The average price per square foot for homes in Meadowcreek has been steadily increasing since 2013 with the exception of 2019.

  • Schools: Fort Bend ISD's Quail Valley Elementary School, Quail Valley Middle School and Elkins High School

  • Amenities: The Meadowcreek neighborhood is conveniently located next to Quail Valley's golf courses, the El Dorado and the La Quinta.


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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