Huntsville, Texas Houses for Sale

Huntsville is located in the southeastern part of the state of Texas and a city and seat of Walker County, which is about 72 miles from the northern part of Houston. The area was originally founded as a trading post that was established by Pleasant Gray in 1835 and named it after his hometown in Alabama. The area’s economic activities were primarily in farming and stock-raising which has become economically significant, however, lumbering has become a major activity, based on the vast tracts of the pine trees that have been covering much of the county. The first president of the Republic of Texas, General Sam Houston, took his residence in 18467 at Raven Hill. After he died, his personal belongings and artifacts have been preserved in the Sam Houston State University in the memorial park that can be found inside the campus.

Huntsville, TX Prices for Houses for Sale

AVERAGE
332,973 +25%
MEDIAN
277,398 +25%

Relative Price (per sqft.)

PRICE

Listings of Huntsville Homes for Purchase

ACTIVE
174 +172%
NEW
120 +204%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

DAYS
34 -36%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 59  
Police Civilians 9  
Total Arrests 928 (2020)
Total Incidents 1,834 (2020)
CrimeScore 26.45  
National Rank 2943rd  
Statewide Rank 361st  

Local Statistics

Population 41,392 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,824 (3.48%)

Criminal Offenses

Arson 4
Assault Offenses 467
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 98
Counterfeiting/Forgery 75
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 157
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 470
Fraud Offenses 118
Homicide Offenses 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 2
Larceny/Theft Offenses 535
Motor Vehicle Theft 65
Pornography/Obscene Material 5
Robbery 20
Sex Offenses 34
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 1
Weapon Law Violations 64

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