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South of the Southwest Freeway toward Bissonnet Street and bordered to the west by Hillcroft Avenue, Gulfton is a community consisting mainly of apartment complexes. It is eight miles southwest of downtown Houston. Gulfton has a large Hispanic population.
Gulfton is less than two miles southwest of the popular Galleria mall. Houston Baptist University is two miles southwest, while Rice University is six miles east. Gulfton is eight miles west of the Third Ward, home of Texas Southern University and the University of Houston.