Uptown creates, preserves, and enhances value as one of Houston’s key economic growth engines. Office employees discover a broad range of amenities along with transportation choices that offer ease of access, connectivity, and comprehensive mobility. Residents enjoy a safe, walkable environment with convenient connection to greenspaces and parks. Preeminent hotels, chef-driven restaurants and distinguished retail also ensure an active, urban community of uncommon beauty and gracious character.
Uptown Houston is an urban community of exceptional beauty, sophistication, style and international prominence in the heart of Houston. Defined by its unique blend of prestigious business and residential addresses, with the best in shopping, hotels, dining and entertainment, Uptown Houston is one of the world’s great urban centers.
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With more than 28 million square feet of commercial office space, Uptown Houston is one of the nation’s largest business districts. In addition, Uptown accounts for more than 16% of Houston’s total “Class A” office space, with more than 16,000,000 square feet, second only to Downtown Houston.
Major Employers in Uptown
Living in Uptown combines the best of city living with the calm and security of an intimate, secure neighborhood. Within an 18 month period, Uptown’s recent growth added more than 4,500 Class A residential units to the area.
Snapshot of Luxury Living
Uptown reigns supreme in the retail sector. With more than 6.3 million square feet of retail space and more than 1,000 stores, Uptown Houston has distinguished itself as the city’s top destination for fashion and the shopping centerpiece of the Southwest.
Uptown’s preeminent collection of 39 hotels, more than any other district in Houston, boast nearly 8,400 luxurious rooms. From business class hotels to premier luxury lodging, Uptown Houston provides choices, services and amenities to suit everyone.
UPTOWN HOUSTON HOTELS
Numbers reflect a 3-mile radius from the intersection of Post Oak Boulevard and San Felipe
Sources: Costar, ESRI, Texas Comptroller, H-GAC
Uptown is the backdrop for unforgettable shared experiences.