Homes for Sale in Monticello, Houston, TX

Monticello is a residential neighborhood located in a mostly suburban district in the central-west portion of the Inner Loop district of Houston, Texas.

Monticello is situated in a section surrounded by the West University Place neighborhood. The subdivision sits comfortably next to a couple of commercial districts and features a lovely neighborhood park at the center for recreation. Schools are plentiful in the area and residents are a short drive away from Downtown Houston, the Texas Medial Center, the Museum Park district, and Rice University. Our featured community page provides a detailed real estate report of the area you need to know if you’re considering buying or selling in Monticello. Should you require the services of a real estate professional to help you with your transaction, please feel free to contact our team today.

  • LOVELY SUBURBAN HOMES: Monticello provides a fantastic selection of old and new suburban single-family homes. There are classic bungalow-type brick homes and custom-built residences building these older households throughout the community. Whether you’re looking to purchase a mid-priced home or a luxury residence, you’ll find excellent properties available for purchase here.

  • RICE VILLAGE: Monticello is located next to the well-known Rice Village shopping district. Residents can visit the many shopping malls, restaurants, cafes, bars, boutique stores, and many other commercial establishments in the area. Aside from Rice Village itself, there are also several retail, dining, and entertainment options along Bissonnet Street and Kirby Drive.

  • BEDROOM COMMUNITY: Like most other neighborhoods in this part of Houston, Monticello serves as a convenient bedroom community for the many business parks and campuses in the region. Employees working in the region will find ideally positioned households throughout the neighborhood that are a short drive away from places such as Rice University, Downtown Houston, and the Texas Medical Center.
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Homes for Sale in Monticello, Houston, TX



2812 Quenby Avenue

West University Place, TX, 77005


3029 Tangley Street

West University Place, TX, 77005


3126 Wroxton Road

West University Place, TX, 77005
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3118 Tangley Road

Houston, TX, 77005
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5 Real Estate Facts About Monticello

  • Homes for sale in Monticello are a mixture of well-built suburban single-family homes and luxury residences.
  • Residences feature varied architectural styles including Craftsman, Colonial, Traditional suburban, and Contemporary.
  • The older brick bungalows in the neighborhood are the most affordable in the neighborhood priced between $500,000 to $1 Million.
  • Newer home builds replacing these older households however make up the majority of available supply.
  • These newer homes provide more spacious living arrangements priced between $1.4 to $3.6 Million.
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Monticello is a lovely suburban neighborhood located in a mostly residential section of the city, located to the southwest of Downtown Houston, Texas. The borders of this suburb are Bissonnet Street to the north, Wakeforest Avenue to the east, PPlumb Street to the south, and Buffalo Speedway to the west. The neighborhood is bordered by the West University Place neighborhood, a short drive from both Rice University and the Texas Medical Center. Residents enjoy easy access to a vast selection of shopping centers, including Rice Village to its southeast and the Summit Square shopping mall to its northwest. Inside the subdivision, you have Wier Park which serves as the primary outdoor recreation for residents in the community.

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Things to do in Monticello

Wier Park

Lovely neighborhood park with a children's playground, two tennis courts, a basketball court, and picnic tables.

Plaza in the Park

Nearby shopping mall located directly north of the neighborhood.

Rice Village

Famous shopping district featuring beautifully landscaped outdoor spaces and an extensive selection of retail and dining establishments.

Cavo Coffee

Local coffee shop serving locally sourced breakfast meals and coffee drinks.


Schools in Monticello

School NameGradesAdmission
West University ElementaryPK - 5Public
Pershing Middle School6 - 8Public
Michael E. DeBakey High School9 - 12Public
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