Homes for Sale in Bellaire
Bellaire is a city in southwest Harris County, Texas, United States, within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the city population was 16,855 and is surrounded by the cities of Houston and West University Place.
Bellaire may mean “Good Air” (the city is said to be named for the Gulf’s cooling breezes), but it is more commonly referred to as the “City of Homes.” That’s because the city of Bellaire is largely residential, functioning as a popular bedroom community for families with parents who work in the area. It is completely surrounded by the cities of Houston and West University Place. A family-oriented city, Bellaire is famed for its excellent Little League baseball team. Its public high school, Bellaire High School, is widely recognized for its academic and athletic programs and also has an excellent baseball team, some members of which have gone on to play in the Major Leagues.
Bellaire real estate is made up of several dozen enclaves. Houstonians are attracted to the area for its convenient location, mix of housing styles and friendly, relaxed atmosphere