Texas City, Real Estate & Homes for Sale
Browse all Texas City homes for sale & Houston real estate listings below. Located on the southwest shoreline of Galveston Bay is Texas City. The city is a busy deep water port on the Gulf Coast, as well as a refining and petrochemical manufacturing center. For information about Texas City neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Houston and Texas City real estate experts today.
Texas City Homes & Real Estate for Sale
|All Listings||Under $100,000||$100,000 - $200,000|
|$200,000 - $300,000||$300,000 - $400,000||$400,000 - $500,000|
|$500,000 - $600,000||$600,000 - $700,000||$800,000 - $900,000|
|$900,000 - $1,000,000||Over $1,000,000|
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Texas City Homes for Sale
The neighborhoods of Texas City provide buyers with many unique housing opportunities. Homes for sale in Texas City consist of the early 20th and early 21st-century architecture which includes stately mansions, quaint cottages, and residential lofts. The older neighborhoods offer a wide range of housing options to fit any budget. Homebuyers attracted to waterfront properties have the option of modern homes or raised homes overlooking the beach or bay. Ongoing newer constructions include new single-family residences on the beach or condos in historic buildings.
Living in Texas City and Community Highlights
Texas City is home to the Texas City Dike, a man-made breakwater built in the 1930s to protect the lower Houston Ship Channel from silting. The dike is popular among residents as being "the world's longest man-made fishing pier."
Texas City has several outdoor activities to explore and visiting one of the many parks is a must. The city operates 42 parks, some of which are part of the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail. They include the 2,300-acre Texas City Prairie Preserve located on the shores of Moses Lake opposite the city. The 55-acre Nessler Park is perfect for hosting community events such as the annual "Music Fest by the Bay". Other large city parks include Bay Street Park, Carver Park, Godard Park, and Holland Park. The highlight of Texas City's Heritage Square historical district is the former residence of Frank B. Davison, one of the city's fathers.
Business and Employment Centers
The local economy of Texas City centers on heavy industry, especially in shipping at the Port of Texas as well as petroleum and petrochemical refining. The Port of Texas City is the third leading port in Texas by tonnage and ninth in the nation.
Texas City Schools
The Texas City Independent School District serves most of Texas City with four elementary schools. Other schools include Levi Fry Intermediate, Blocker Middle School, and Texas City high school. The Dickinson Independent School District serves other parts of the community. College of the Mainland serves Texas City.