Welcome to Bellaire

Bellaire residents are proud to call this neighborhood home. The neighborhood’s character, nearness to downtown, the Galleria and Texas Medical Center make Bellaire a top choice for those seeking small-town living with great accessibility to Houston’s best amenities.

Key Details


quaint, community-centric, walkability, safe, affordable, restaurants


Commute Times
HOU 18M by car
IAH 28m by car
Downtown 10m by car
East to West Wesleyan Street and Stella Link Road to Renwick Drive
North to South Westpark Drive to Beechnut Street
Nearby Neighborhoods West University, Ayrshire, Braes Heights, Meyerland, Medical Center, The Galleria

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Walkability reigns supreme for this friendly neighborhood.

As its own independent city within Houston, Bellaire has a strong residential character due to its strict construction standards. Increased development in the neighborhood has enhanced its walkability to great restaurants, grocery stores, coffee shops and shopping in Bellaire Town Center.

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What to expect:
Small town feels with great outdoor space like Evelyn’s Park.

A friendly, neighborhood vibe marks Bellaire, which feels very much like a small town. Bellaire is home to many parks, including Evelyn’s Park Conservancy, which was donated to the city by the Rubenstein family. Head to Evelyn’s Park for a live event, visit one of its food trucks or stop by Betsy’s for lunch with a friend or a glass of wine during sunset.

The lifestyle:
Quaint, safe neighborhood in close proximity to the heart of the city.

With some of the finest schools in the city, Bellaire attracts many families looking for good schools with accessibility to the best amenities of the Houston area. Bellaire also employs its own police and fire departments as well as utility services.

Unexpected appeal:
Tremendous neighborhood pride among its residents.

Bellaire is a neighborhood in which its residents look out for each other and are on a first-name basis. Most residents who move to Bellaire never choose to leave and enjoy many stages of life in the neighborhood.

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The market:
Offers affordability and a large variety of homes.

Bellaire offers something for everyone with its range of home styles, sizes and prices. The neighborhood offers mostly two-story homes with more spacious lots than some of its bordering neighborhoods. Bellaire homes range from traditional to ultra-contemporary and the neighborhood features a nice mix of residents, including families, professionals, singles and empty-nesters.

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You'll fall in love with:
Community-centric amenities and celebrations.

Bellaire’s Nature Discovery Center is a hidden treasure with nature trails and a hands-on nature and science museum. Bellaire is also known for its annual Fourth of July parade and holiday celebrations, including Holiday in the Park, in which Bellaire Town Center is converted into a winter wonderland.

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