Rice Military Location :
Rice Military, which is inside the 610 Loop, is across from the neighborhood of Memorial and is conveniently adjacent to Memorial Park.
Its Famous Name:
The area is named Rice as with many historical aspects of Houston, as the family who owned this portion of land were members of the famous Rice family. The Rice family included William Marsh Rice, who founded Rice University (formerly the Rice Institute).
Students living in the area are zoned to the Houston Independent School District. They attend Lamar High School, Hogg Middle School and Memorial Elementary.
Townhome Real Estate:
Rice Military has an increasingly large population of new construction town homes being built in the area. With its proximity to downtown and ample nightlife, young professionals and empty nesters are flocking to the area to take advantage of the spacious town homes with low property tax rates.