Humble, Texas is a city in Harris County within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area. The city got its name from one of the original settlers, a successful wildcatter originally from Louisiana named “Plez” Humble. If you’re new to Humble, be advised that the proper pronunciation of the city is “UM-ble” (the “H” being silent).
Humble apartments for rent are perfect for those looking for the charm of a small, outdoorsy town that’s close to the amenities of a big city. Humble is only 17 miles from Houston, which puts any resident driving distance to world-class museums, theatres, highly-rated restaurants, major professional sporting events and exclusive shops. Closer to home, neighborhood parks, hiking/biking trails, nature areas and water resources permeate daily life. Golfers have an outstanding array of local golf courses to tee off on, and shoppers will find a variety of retail from the one million square-foot Deerbrook Mall to unique antique shops.