If affordability is the goal, Pearland ranks as one of the top suburbs in the country based on its price point.
The suburb, which lies southeast of Houston, ranked as No. 4 on the 10 Most Affordable Suburbs in America list — bested only by Midwest City, Okla.; Moore, Okla.; and Cimarron Hills, Colo..
The list was compiled by Movoto, a real estate blog that reports on national trends. The blog used seven criteria to determine overall affordability.