Porter / New Caney West

Welcome to Porter/New Caney

Wooded tranquility

Porter/New Caney offers a tranquil escape to a wooded enclave where homes reside on spacious lots or waterfronts, embodying a harmonious blend of nature's splendor and elegant living. The community's real estate canvas paints a diverse picture, ranging from traditional homes to grand estates, each contributing to the vibrant tapestry of this unique locale.

Merely 30 minutes away from the heartbeat of downtown Houston, Porter/New Caney is a sanctuary that transports you to a world of suburban charm and peaceful living, ensuring you remain well-connected to the city's offerings while savoring the tranquility of your surroundings.

The verdant landscape of Porter/New Caney invites outdoor enthusiasts to embrace a wealth of recreational opportunities, from hiking and horseback riding through lush trails to fishing and boating in the nearby waters. Convenient access to shopping and restaurants ensures that life's conveniences are always close, making daily experiences convenient and enjoyable.

What to Love

  • Wooded retreat
  • Varied real estate, from traditional homes to grand estates
  • Suburban vibe just 30 minutes from downtown Houston
  • Abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation

Local Lifestyle

Porter/New Caney embodies a lifestyle of serene charm and natural allure. Residents are enveloped by lush woodlands and spacious lots, creating an environment of tranquility and privacy. Diverse real estate options cater to varied preferences, from traditional to opulent estates. This suburban area perfectly blends peaceful living and easy access to urban conveniences. Highly rated schools nurture a learning culture, while the community's proximity to nature encourages outdoor enthusiasts to explore hiking trails, indulge in horseback riding, and enjoy fishing and boating adventures.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

H-E-B is the go-to supermarket chain, providing a one-stop destination for groceries, alcohol, deli delights, pharmaceutical needs, and even florist services, ensuring your daily necessities are well cared for. Valley Ranch Town Center invites you to explore a bustling mall, offering familiar brands and a variety of restaurants, perfect for leisurely strolls and shopping sprees.

Embark on a culinary journey at The Olive Oil Restaurant, a Greek gem adorned with captivating wall murals, showcasing belly dancers and offering traditional fare that transports you to the heart of Greece. Tacos Flores is a testament to authentic Mexican cuisine, serving homemade tortillas and traditional Mexican delicacies that celebrate the vibrant flavors of Mexico. For Tex-Mex favorites and a tantalizing crawfish and oyster bar, Alma Latina Mexican Restaurant & Bar is the destination of choice, where your taste buds will revel in the delights of both land and sea.

Things to Do

Experience the thrill of the East Montgomery County Fair, where carnival rides create an atmosphere of excitement, and live animals add a touch of wonder, making it a family-friendly event to remember.

Discover the natural wonders of Lake Houston Wilderness Park. This forested haven invites you to explore equestrian trails, embrace camping adventures, engage in kayaking journeys, and immerse yourself in the heart of nature at the park's inviting nature center.

Northpark Woods Park caters to four-legged friends and their owners, offering a dog-friendly environment that encourages outdoor bonding. Meanwhile, a playground adds to the park's charm, ensuring fun-filled moments for families and friends.

In Porter/New Caney, each activity becomes a portal to vibrant experiences that celebrate the essence of community, nature, and outdoor exploration, promising a tapestry of memories that resonate with the spirit of adventure.


Education finds prominence here with highly rated schools that foster a culture of learning and growth, ensuring that residents have access to quality education for their children.


Overview for Porter / New Caney West, TX

28,937 people live in Porter / New Caney West, where the median age is 36 and the average individual income is $31,012. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

36 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Porter / New Caney West, TX

Porter / New Caney West has 9,165 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Porter / New Caney West do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 28,937 people call Porter / New Caney West home. The population density is 916.216 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

54.49 / 45.51%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Porter / New Caney West, TX

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Porter / New Caney West. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
School rating
New Caney High School
9th - 12th
Keefer Crossing Middle
6th - 8th
PreK - 5th
New Caney Elementary
PreK - 5th
5th - 12th
No rating available
5th - 12th
No rating available
Dogwood Elementary
PreK - 5th
PreK - 5th

Property Listings

Search Homes

Work With Us

Dedicated to you. It has been always our mission to bring our clients home. Contact us to find out how we can be of assistance to you.


Follow Us on Instagram