Independence Heights , TX is a historical community located Located north of downtown Houston. While people might not know Independence Heights By Name, this under the radar neighborhood ranks 13 out of 25 on Redfin’s list of “have it all” neighborhoods.
This suburb of Houston has lots to offer.



Kennedy Elementary School
Public • Grades PK-5

Burrus Elementary School
Public • Grades PK-5

Washington B T High School
Public • Grades 9-12

High School Ahead Academy
Public • Grades 6-8


Monterrey Vista is right in the center of Independence Heights, making it about a 30 to 45 minute drive to downtown Houston. With easy access to I45 and the 610 Loop, or just a Ten minute drive to a Light Rail Park n’ Ride it makes getting into the city even easier for commuters.

There are 19 ways to get around
Independence Heights, Including:

2 carshare, 4 taxi, 9 rideshare, or 4 black car/limo companies.


Coffee House

Lynn’s Steakhouse
Steakhouses, Seafood

Shepherd Park Draught House
Gastropubs, Breweries

Esther’s Cajun Cafe & Soul Food
Soul Food, Cajun/Creole


Houston is a city of great energy and growth. H-Town itself is brimming with activities, museums parks and things to do – and it has an energetic nightlife to match. Houston is one of the 4 largest cities in the US and, it’s no surprise.

Living in the Suburbs of Independence Heights gives you the best of both worlds, an escape from the big city, and a just a short trip downtown. Even better, with the light rail system connecting downtown to midtown and the Museum District, the Medical Center, Rice University and NRG Par along with an improving bus system.