Rice Military TX Homes & Real Estate

Rice Military is a unique and entertaining neighborhood in Houston, TX. You will find Rice Military northwest of Houston’s downtown. This neighborhood is constantly ranked as one of the best places to live in Houston and the entire state of Texas.

Rice Military gets the “military” portion of its name from Camp Logan, a nearby World War I training camp. In the 20th century, Houston turned Camp Logan into Memorial Park. The “Rice” portion of Rice Military comes from William Marsh Rice, who also help found Rice University. The Rice family owned all the property that now makes up Rice Military. Today, the community has a vivid art scene, and its proximity to downtown Houston makes it a desirable location for young professionals.

Rice Military June 17, 2024
75
Listed
55
Avg. DOM
$305.72
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$699,000
Med. List Price
75 Properties
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Open 6/17
3027 Hicks Street Houston,  TX 77007
$541,700
Neighborhood: White Oak Station
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,954
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
4
Days on Site
6110109
MLS
Open 6/17
3031 Hicks Street Houston,  TX 77007
$547,700
Neighborhood: White Oak Station
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,954
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
4
Days on Site
14823871
MLS
Open 6/17
3029 Hicks Street Houston,  TX 77007
$549,700
Neighborhood: White Oak Station
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,876
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
4
Days on Site
44621849
MLS
$950,000
Neighborhood: Sessums Tr
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,552
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
4
Days on Site
50075362
MLS
$590,000
Neighborhood: Millennium Homes At Birdsall
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,514
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
4
Days on Site
41029360
MLS
$635,000
Neighborhood: Tc Jester Court
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,545
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
4
Days on Site
9013022
MLS
$699,000
Neighborhood: Utah Street Grove
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
2,622
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
5
Days on Site
12808964
MLS
Open 6/17
3019 Hicks Street Houston,  TX 77007
$534,700
Neighborhood: White Oak Station
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,902
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
5
Days on Site
54272852
MLS
$480,000
Neighborhood: Waterhill Homes/Lillian
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,422
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
5
Days on Site
13433653
MLS
$499,900
Neighborhood: Vistas De Sevilla
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,317
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
5
Days on Site
24287973
MLS
$629,000
Neighborhood: Blossom Street Terrace
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,440
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
6
Days on Site
23258516
MLS
$1,145,000
Neighborhood: Rice Military/Washington Corridor
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,364
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
8
Days on Site
85897966
MLS

Things to Love in Rice Military

Here are a few more reasons to love Rice Military.

  • Great schools
  • Safety
  • Ranked the number two neighborhood in Houston
  • Close to downtown Houston
  • Diverse real estate market
  • Lots of green areas and parks

 Community Atmosphere

Rice Military is a growing community. Up to the 1908s, the neighborhood was seen as a blue-collar neighborhood. However, since the 1990s, young professionals have been attracted to Rice Military. Their interest has steadily increased property values and improved the neighborhood’s infrastructure.

Today, residents love the intimate neighborhood atmosphere of Rice Military while still taking advantage of its closeness to the excitement and job opportunities in greater Houston. While Rice Military is a welcoming community for families, young professionals still comprise the greater portion of its population. As such, there is a great nightlife scene and many foods and drink establishments to try.

 Activities

Rice Military has a lot to offer its residents. There is a thriving nightlife and plentiful green spaces. Three important activities attract people to the neighborhood. The most unique is the Beer Can House. It is a folk art house covered in beer cans, bottles, and caps. You can not miss it if you pass anywhere near 222 Malone Street.

Visitors also enjoy visiting the Art Car Museum, which houses contemporary art cars, and the Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens. The Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens brings visitors from Houston and Texas. It includes an interesting museum and a 14-acre garden.

 Schools

Residents in Rice Military are part of the Houston Independent School District. Only three schools serve the area: Memorial Elementary School, Hogg Middle School, and Lamar High School. Each of these public schools is highly rated and respected.

 You can also send your children to the private K-8, St. Theresa School, associated with the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.

 Real Estate

Because so many of Rice Military’s residents are young professionals, there are a lot of renters in the neighborhood. Renters occupy just about 50% of the homes in Rice Military. The other 50% of people own homes, with an average of around $1 million.

 Whether you want to rent or buy in Rice Military, the realtors at The Kinne Group can help. Contact us today to learn more about this amazing community and how we can help you find your perfect home.