Median home prices increased in all Sugar Land and Missouri City ZIP codes in July when compared to July of last year, mirroring regional trends.

ZIP code 77498 saw the largest year-over-year percentage change at 19.1%, while ZIP code 77479 boasts the highest median price of homes sold at $430,500.

However, the number of homes sold in July declined in all area ZIP codes except for 77478 compared to the same month last year.

ZIP code 77459 had the highest number of homes sold with 167.

Featured neighborhood: Lexington Colony, 77459

The Lexington Colony neighborhood in Missouri City includes 530 homes. The neighborhood is located next to multiple parks, such as Lost Creek Park and American Legion Park as well as the Riverbend County Club.

Children in Lexington Colony are zoned for Fort Bend ISD's Dulles Elementary School, Dulles Middle School and Dulles High School.

  • Median home value: $279,900

  • Square footage: 1,800-3,000

  • Median annual property taxes: $6,872

  • Estimated annual homeowners association dues: $850

  • Homes on the market*: 5

  • Homes under contract*: 1

  • Average days on the market*: 29

*as of Aug. 9