Oh, you fancy, huh? River Oaks has a rep of being the epicenter of Houston’s elegant and elite. The vibe is high-end and the real estate comes with a price tag to match, the tradeoff for which is that the neighborhood is absolutely gorgeous and has one of the lowest crime rates in all of Houston.
PERFECT FOR: Those who have a taste for the finer things and prioritize utmost safety, and respect that both come with a premium.
PERKS & QUIRKS: River Oaks Theater
FUN FACT: At the corner of Shepherd and West Gray, there are three individual places to purchase Starbucks.