University of St. Thomas
THE MUSEUM DISTRICT is an
extension of the Montrose environment but more upscale, with Montrose Blvd. south of
Richmond as its heart and soul. The Museum of Fine Arts, Contemporary Art Museum,
Sculpture Garden, and Glassell School anchor this area with an eclectic assortment of
housing nearby, including some of Houston's finest homes in Broadacres,
and quaint streets such as Vassar. Just north of 59 is the
marvelous Menil Collection, one of America's great modern art
collections, The Rothko Chapel, and more.
|| A collection of young, mobile urbanites, Bohemian Mix represents the
nation's most liberal lifestyle. Its residents are a progressive mix of
young singles and couples, students and professionals. Bohemian Mixers are early adopters who are quick to check out the latest
movie or nightclub.
nation's tech-savvy singles and couples living in fashionable
neighborhoods on the urban fringe. Affluent, highly-educated and
ethnically mixed, Young Digerati communities are typically
filled with trendy apartments and condos, fitness clubs and
clothing boutiques, casual restaurants and all types of bars -
from juice to coffee to microbrew.
Concentrated in the nation's port cities, Urban Achievers is often the first
stop for up-and-coming immigrants from Asia, South America and Europe. These
young singles and couples are typically college-educated and ethnically
diverse: about a third are foreign-born, and even more speak a language
other than English.
|| The residents of money and brains have it all: high
incomes, advanced degrees and sophisticated tastes to match their
credentials. Many of these city dwellers are married couples with children with who
live in fashionable homes on small, manicured lots.