Why do People Live here?
Hedwig Village ("The City of Hedwig Village") is a smaller, high-end neighborhood situated near Piney Point Village, Bunker Hill and Hunters Creek. Unlike some of the homes in its surrounding areas, the median year for the homes built in this neighborhood is much more recent, beginning around 2001. The average homes are built with 4 Bedrooms and approximately 5,000 sq. ft. living space, priced from $840K to upwards of $2.5M. This makes the median value for homes in the area around $1.2M.
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What's the Neighborhood Like?
Hedwig Village is located in the Memorial Villages and is only about one square mile in size, making it the smallest self-ruled municipality in Harris County. Hedwig Village is one of the more desirable neighborhoods to live in Houston. Single family homes are built on much larger lots with a minimum lot size of 15,000 sq. ft., with 4 bedrooms and minimum of 3,500 sq. ft. of living space. With easy access to Katy Freeway (I-10), downtown commute is a breeze. Based on 2011 City-Data.com report, median home value is significantly higher at $581K compared to TX median home value of $128K. The mean price for all housing units is approximately $488K. It is also considered one of the more affluent communities, with resident's median household income at approximately $75K, versus $49K in TX household.
What's Going on Nearby the Hedwig Village Neighborhood?
Hedwig Village enjoys the privilege of having its own municipality, which is governed by its mayor and councilmen. Residents enjoy having their own Hedwig Village Police Department, Hedwig Village Fire Department, water authority and tax rate. Hedwig Park is also nearby and features a comfortable and quiet area with picnic tables and gazebos. The Hedwig Village area has many acclaimed restaurants close by including Taste of Texas, Denis' Seafood House, Perry's Steakhouse, Lupe Tortilla, McCormick & Schmicks, and a few others.
What Schools will the Kids Attend?
Hedwig Village is a part of Spring Branch Independent School District, and the public schools include a preschool called Wildcat Way School, Memorial Drive Elementary (which is actually in Piney Point), with the alternative being Bunker Hill Elementary School in adjacent Bunker Hill Village. The public middle school is Spring Branch Middle School, while the designated high school is Memorial High School. There two private schools are St. Cecelia Catholic School (K-8) and Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart (K-12 college preparatory school for girls). For additional school information, click here -- School Report.
Now You Really Want to Find a Home Here, Right?
Now that you've got an idea of what this area offers, why not taking a look at some of the houses in Hedwig Village? Click here -- Homes for Sale in Hedwig Village neighborhood. For additional market information, click here -- Market Report.