Kettering Oaks

Kettering Oaks is a lovely suburban subdivision in the Afton Oaks neighborhood of Houston, Texas. The neighborhood is centered along Kettering Drive, which can be accessed via Westheimer Road. Residents in the suburb enjoy easy access to the nearby Uptown district’s various business and commercial sections, which is one of the area’s primary selling points. Busy professionals working in nearby office buildings will find the convenience of the subdivision quite attractive.

Properties in Kettering Oaks were single-family homes mostly built-in 1955 retaining the classic suburban charm of most residential developments during that era. Houses in this subdivision have traditional suburban architectural styles with classical single-level ranch-style designs prominent in the neighborhood. It features three bathrooms and three bedrooms with an approximate 3,315 square feet of living space. Lot areas measured an average of 11,700 square feet, offering ample space for backyard upgrades. Many residences feature lovely backyard pools, outdoor patios, or spacious open spaces perfect for barbecues. The average appraised value of Kettering Oaks properties is $ 1,019,938, and its average home selling price is $2,380,000. Older models typically have more affordable prices as they feature more modest single-story ranch designs. Newer builds with custom designs that have replaced the older home models come with higher price tags. These newer builds typically come in two-floor designs with open floor layouts and additional living space.

Market Overview

Real Estate Market Statistics

Median Home Price

$308,280

Median Home Sold Price

$339,607

Median Price Per Sqft

$158

Median Days In Market

63

Rate of Home Ownership

42.90%

Number of Households

848,340

What's To Love

Residents of Kettering Oaks enjoy easy access to the many attractions within the Uptown neighborhood, including restaurants, shopping malls, cafes, and more. The cul de sac design ensures that there is minimal through traffic driving in the community. Houses are spacious with ample backyard space perfect for kids to enjoy spending some time outside in the comfort of their own home.

What's Not To Love

If you're new to Houston, the hot temperatures during summer may be a concern for you. However, the city has abundant lush greeneries found in its nearby parks, and the thick canopy of its trees will help cool you down. As it's right next to the Uptown district, homes in Kettering Oaks are priced significantly higher than other suburban neighborhoods in the city.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

Kettering Oaks is for families and individuals who want to live in an upscale subdivision surrounded by mature trees and well-built single-family homes. If you’re working in Uptown and would like to live close by, then this neighborhood is perfect for you. The many schools, public parks, commercial establishments, and other community amenities nearby. Residents are treated to spacious living arrangements, perfect for buyers looking for a move-in ready home to purchase for their family. If you are interested in acquiring a property in Kettering Oaks, please contact me. I will be happy to help you look for one based on your price point and personal style.

Find Your Home

Latest homes for sale in Kettering Oaks

24
Active

$2,390,000

4606 Alabama Street W

Houston, TX, 77027
Beds5Baths4.2SqFt6,381MLS#90397393
19
Active

$2,380,000

4506 Banning Street

Houston, TX, 77027
Beds4Baths4.1SqFt5,749MLS#55486861
50
Pending

$1,300,000

4603 Ivanhoe Street

Houston, TX, 77027
Beds4Baths3SqFt3,536MLS#14247638
46
Pending Continue to Show

$1,125,000

4602 Alabama Street W

Houston, TX, 77027
Beds3Baths2.1SqFt3,083MLS#66094258
29
Pending

$949,000

4640 Banning Drive

Houston, TX, 77027
Beds3Baths3SqFt2,957MLS#75145611
6
Active

$899,000

4738 Alabama Street W

Houston, TX, 77027
Beds3Baths2SqFt2,403MLS#30231990
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Meet the locals

Who Lives Houston, Texas?

Population

2,340,890

Median Age

32.9

Unemployment Rate

3.90%

Cost of Living Score

96.5

Average Household Income

$81,995

Average Household Size

2.67

Entertainment

Things to do in Kettering Oaks

Decadent Café and Dessert Bar

A casual dessert bar with a friendly atmosphere, welcoming staff, delicious food and drinks, and splendid dessert items.

Barnaby's Cafe

This is an awesome place to stop and eat huge burgers, tasty fries, fresh taco salad, and fried mushrooms.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

A visual delight that is sure to provide a unique experience perfect for those looking for an all new way to enjoy art.

Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park

This place is beautiful, as always. The eye-catching water feature and its breathtaking structure is a good experience for everyone. Visitors will enjoy the nice walkway, picnic-perfect grass, and open spaces perfect for various outdoor activities.

Education

Schools in Kettering Oaks

School NameGradesAdmission
School At St George PlacePK - 5Public
Lanier Middle6 - 8Public
Lamar High School9 - 12Public
The Kinkaid SchoolPK - 12Private
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