77008 is one of many communities in the Greater Houston area. The 77008 area of Houston is in the north-east of Downtown Houston. Greater Heights and Lazybrook/TimberGrove are two of the main neighborhoods in the 77008 zip code area. This area of Houston has one of the lowest crime rates in the city.
Houston, TX is the most populated city in Texas. It is the fourth-most populated city in the entire country. Houston has a great American start as a community. The port and railroad industries got this city up and running and oil discovery in 1901 kept it thriving.
The city of Houston offers many options for any type of education one is looking for. Throughout Houston, there are 17 public school districts and over 300 private schools. There is also a vast amount colleges and post-secondary education schools to choose from in Houston. The University of Houston is the biggest and most widely-known university in the area. The Houston Community College System operates campuses in most of the Houston area. There are also campuses in the surrounding cities as well.
Sinclair Elementary School and Heights High School are located in the 77008 neighborhoods.
Things to Do
Houston, TX is a city that offers something for anybody that comes for a visit. Residents that are looking for something fun will also have many things to do.
The Theater District in downtown has restaurants, movies, and other entertainment. The entire Theater District covers a 17-block area. The Space Center Houston has interactive exhibits about NASA and space. There is also a shuttle simulator that lets you be an astronaut for a few minutes!
For some fresh air, Houston has 337 parks to choose from and enjoy. As one of the most populous cities in the U.S., Houston has the most parks and green spaces compared to any other city. It will never take a Houstonian long to find a great place to enjoy the outdoors.