Homes for sale in Oak Forest

View all active Oak Forest real estate listings. Established in 1947, the Oak Forest neighborhood is just north of the 610 loops. With more than 5,500 homes and 20 acres of parks along with hiking and biking trails, this "Urban Woods of Houston" is the third largest group of subdivisions in Harris County. And yet, residents say Oak Forest maintains a small-town feel. Whether it is the affordability of homes, large inner city lots, or top-rated Oak Forest Elementary Schools—the benefits have attracted many young professionals with families to the neighborhood, which some consider the new West University Place and was recently highlighted as the Number 2 Hottest Neighborhood in Houston to live in.

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Oak Forest Real Estate Listings April 15, 2024
31
Listed
45
Avg. DOM
$306.39
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$875,000
Med. List Price
31 Properties
Page 1 of 3
$1,300,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,788
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
3
Days on Site
10384596
MLS
$349,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,374
Sq.Ft.
1958
Year Built
4
Days on Site
41634749
MLS
$525,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,213
Sq.Ft.
1956
Year Built
4
Days on Site
50351098
MLS
$349,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,316
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
4
Days on Site
17353933
MLS
$1,419,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,600
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
5
Days on Site
16759143
MLS
$1,449,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
4
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
4,006
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
7
Days on Site
26019690
MLS
$1,699,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
4
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
4,614
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
7
Days on Site
33558707
MLS
$1,925,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
4
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
4,909
Sq.Ft.
2025
Year Built
8
Days on Site
45884341
MLS
$1,399,999
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
4
Beds
4
Baths
3,784
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
8
Days on Site
84850661
MLS
$409,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,574
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
9
Days on Site
26543589
MLS
$875,000
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
4
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
4,669
Sq.Ft.
1983
Year Built
11
Days on Site
97621255
MLS
$359,990
Neighborhood: Oak Forest
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,475
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
16
Days on Site
22992671
MLS

WHY PEOPLE LOVE OAK FOREST IN HOUSTON

Where:

The Oak Forest neighborhood is located in Houston, Texas (77018 zip code). In Harris County, It's north of Loop 610 and east of US Highway 290, near I-45 and Highway 249. In addition, this neighborhood is just less than half an hour from Downtown Katy, Sugar Land, and The Woodlands, and 12 minutes from Downtown Houston.

Why folks choose Oak Forest:

People choose to live in this neighborhood because of its beautiful homes, excellent schools (HISD), and easy lifestyle it offers. Everything they need is right around the corner! The neighborhood has wonderful amenities, is zoned for excellent schools (HISD), and has easy access to retail stores and entertainment venues nearby, like Memorial Park and the Museum. In addition, this neighborhood is also convenient for travel throughout the city since it is close to major thoroughfares and roadways.

Amenities in Oak Forest:

This neighborhood offers residents a variety of amenities, including beautiful home options; large, sprawling lots; beautiful scenery views, parks, gymnasiums, playgrounds, lighted sports fields, and 45-mile hiking and bicycle trails. The neighborhood is zoned to Houston ISD; it's close to retail stores, entertainment venues, and jobs in and around the community. Major highways are also accessible within a short drive! 

District Rating:

B Rated | Humble ISD covers 90+ square miles, houses over 43,000 students, and was recently rated a b-rated school district with an overall score of 88%, which illustrates how close they were to becoming an a-rated school district. Out of all the district's campuses, eight received an A, 13 received a B, 16 received a C, four received a D and two received an F. HISD was unable to receive an overall rating of an A because a campus received a rating of D or F, according to the TEA website.

Nearby:

For your everyday needs, you have Kroger, ALDI, H-E-B, and Whole Foods Market nearby. For dining options, Juanita's Mexican Restaurant, Tamashi, Esther's Cajun Café & Soul Food, and Don Jose are some of the local favorites. For golf enthusiasts, 5050 Acorn Golf, Jersey Meadow Golf Course, and Melrose Golf Course are all just a few minutes away.

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