La Porte, known as the gateway to the bay features rural settings and ranches, bay front communities and yacht clubs, to master planned subdivisions. This diverse community boasts excellent schools and a wide variety of recreational opportunity including the annual Sylvan Beach Festival.
Selected by The Texas Historical Commission’s Texas Main Street Program the city is revitalizing its downtown area. La Porte citizens, elected officials and city staff come together to build an outstanding community. Come discover why many are proud to call La Porte home.
Residents of La Porte attend the La Porte Independent School District. In 2009 380 homes were sold in La Porte, ranging from 700 square feet, 2 bedroom/1 bath homes found in the Bayfront to La Porte section to 4400 square feet homes with 6 bedrooms and 4 baths found in the areas of Morgan’s Point and Shoreacres. In 2009 home prices ranged from $20,000 to $525,000. Homebuyers seeking residency in La Porte may also find properties in the Lomax region that include acreage tract ranging from half acre to five acres and allow livestock to be raised on your property.
*Market information was derived from data found in Houston Association of Realtor®s MLS