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Denver Harbor/ Port Houston is a neighborhood in the city of Houston located just off of Interstate 10 and Route 90. The location makes it ideal for the working family and the homes in the area are generally single family in nature. The neighborhood is bordered by cities or other neighborhoods on each side. To the east is Jacinto City, with Kashmere Gardens to the north. On the western side is downtown Houston, and to the south, Greater Eastwood.
For those who like green space, Denver Harbor/ Port Houston has no less than seven parks within a two-mile area of the neighborhood. Choose from Denver Harbor, Kress Lyons, Port Houston, Hidalgo, Finnigan, Pleasanton Manor, and Pleasantville Parks. The Denver Harbor Swimming Pool, along with Finnigan Swimming Pool and Robinson Sr. Pool give residents ample getaways from the heat during the summer. Gus Wortham Golf Club and Texaco Country Club are nearby for golfers.
Public Schools in the neighborhood are Eliot Elementary School, Atherton Elementary School, L.L. Pugh Elementary, and Northwest Preparatory Academy. On the middle school level, McReynolds, Northwest Preparatory Academy, and Fleming serve the community, while Wheatley, H.P. Carter Career Center, Benji’s Academy Charter School, and Jordan High School for Careers are the high schools for Denver Harbor/ Port Houston.
Shopping in Denver Harbor/ Port Houston consists of malls like the Shops at Houston Center and the Houston Pavilions. The Northline Mall and River Oaks Shopping Center also serve the needs of the community. There are museums to see in the area, as well. The Military Museum of Texas, The Orange Show, Blaffer Art Museum, and the Museum of Cultural Arts are but a sampling of the cultural sites to enjoy around the neighborhood.
Lyndon Baines Johnson Hospital is the nearest facility for medical emergencies.