Walk Score in Houston Falls Outside the Top-20

Only one neighborhood in Houston has a walk score of 80+
  • Once outside of the city's downtown walkability decreases significantly.
  • Walkability in Houston typically means a more expensive cost of living.

Houston is a car-dependent city where most errands require a car; however, there exist “walkable” neighborhoods that feature transit options and bike infrastructure. These neighborhoods include the city’s downtown and the areas directly west and southwest of it, according to Walk Score.