Approximately 29,300 people live and work in Third Ward, part of metropolitan Houston. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Houston market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby Southside and Museum District.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
There's no shortage of basic to more specialized amenities and services in Third Ward. To help focus your search, the streets of Scott St. and Dowling St. are two of the busiest streets in the neighborhood. On these streets you can find something worthwhile to do, dine out or have a drink. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Third Ward.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Conscious Cafe and make a pit stop after at Etta's Lounge for drinks. Stop in at Sugar Hill Lounge for a quick beer or head to Diallo's Of Houston for a round of cocktails, and experience the neighborhood's local options. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like Wingstop and Luby's are to be found in the neighborhood.
Take in some fresh air at City Of Houston Parks & Rec. Art admirers will be pleased to know they are in good company in Third Ward, with Lyndall Finley Wortham Theatre right in the neighborhood.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Third Ward.
Third Ward has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Navy Seafood and Bellfort Seafood which are both located on Scott St. For your sweet-tooth, head to Shipley Do-Nuts on Scott St., or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Cakery, which is also in the area. On top of that, for household-name grocery stores, there's Smoothie King on Cullen Blvd.
The Third Ward area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Kim Son Commisary and Y-W Gift Shoppe, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. If you're searching for something unique and thoughtful, Gite Gallery is on Alabama St.
Nearby School Information
The schools near the apartments in Third Ward are Yates High School, South Early College H S and Tsu Charter Lab School. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
A middle school in the Houston Independent School District, South Early College H S has an excellent student-teacher ratio of eight-to-1.
In the Houston Independent School District, there are 182 elementary schools, 68 middle schools and 52 high schools. Compared to University Of Houston Charter district, Houston Independent School District has a bigger student body but a lower (and more favorable) student-teacher ratio. Houston Independent School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the University Of Houston Charter district.