Houston Texas City Streets Push Pin Map Wall Art


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Standard maps will enter production right away, within the next business day. Larger orders may take more time.

All push pin board maps (framed or canvas wrap) include push pins, are easy to hang, and ship free in the continental US. We'll select the optimal shipping method for fast delivery.

For personalized maps we collaborate closely to guarantee satisfaction. Expect a proof to be sent to you. Your swift responses will facilitate the production and shipping process.

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If there are any problems with your map we will take care of you. Returns for all maps are straightforward and hassle-free.

For personalized maps, engaging with the email proofs we send ensures that the final product meets your expectations precisely.

We have 30+ years of cartography experience, meticulously craft each order by hand to ensure excellence, and 100% guarantee your satisfaction. We produce maps that are built to last, with state of the art production and archival quality materials.

Personalize Your Map

Customize with quotes, legends, or dedications using "Personalize Map" options to craft your masterpiece map. Or reach out to us if you don't see the option you want.

We collaborate with you from design to approval of your proof so that you are 100% happy before we print and ship.

Our excellent customer service is always open to you.

Map of Houston, Houston Texas Map

Known for being the largest city in Texas, Houston is celebrated for its culinary scene, diversity, and space exploration. Bring Space City to life with our brand new Map of Houston. The highly detailed roads, railways, trails, rivers and more will give you a fresh outlook on your favorite city. Choose between different map styles, frames, and custom titles.

About The Map:

At GeoJango Maps, we are experts in GIS mapping and developing products of the highest quality display. Each map art print is created using open street maps, a comprehensive world-wide database of roads, streets, and other features. We design each of our five unique styles by programming thousands of layers within each map. In turn, our maps are the most accurate, high-quality and stylish on the market.

Style Options:

Our City Maps come in 5 design options: Toner, Night, Pencil, Ganymede, and Paper.

Toner - This map is our classic black and white style. It is crisp, clean, and the perfect addition to any space.

Night - This style will showcase the nightlife of your favorite city. The variation of grey tones will complement any home.

Pencil - Our etched, pencil design is a crowd favorite. The beautiful ocean pattern and neutral color palette complement any of your favorite cities.  

Ganymede - Named after Jupiter’s largest moon, this style is bound to make a statement in any spot. The muted blue and teal tones give this map a unique look that showcases the different streets, topography, and more.

Retro - This option will add the perfect pop of color to any space. The retro map view makes water features, parks, and roadways pop.

Construction: Our Framed City Maps are printed on high quality Photo Satin Paper and can be used with push pins. We mount the map on a high quality pin board using heavy machinery for a lasting bound.

Applications: Decorate your bedroom, office, living area, or Vrbo with the city you live in, one you’ve traveled to, or as inspiration for your next adventure.

A Great Gift for: Texans, city lovers, adventurers, geography enthusiasts, and college students. This is the perfect birthday, graduation, or holiday gift for all!

Optionally Personalize your map:

Make the map your own by creating a custom title and subtitle. Get creative and write why Houston is special to you.

Quality and Guarantee:

We stand behind our work and guarantee the highest level of construction and quality. Contact us if you have any problems with your map, and we will coordinate to ensure you are happy with your order.

History of the City

The history of Houston, Texas, is a story of growth, diversity, and resilience. From its origins as a small trading post to its present status as one of the largest and most dynamic cities in the United States, Houston's journey reflects the spirit of the American frontier.

Houston's history begins in the early 19th century when two brothers, John and Augustus Allen, purchased land along the banks of Buffalo Bayou, a vital waterway in the region. They founded a city and named it after Sam Houston, a military leader and the eventual first president of the Republic of Texas. Houston was officially incorporated in 1837.

The city's early economy relied heavily on agriculture and commerce. Buffalo Bayou provided a means for transporting goods to and from the Gulf of Mexico, making Houston an important trading center. Cotton became a dominant crop, and the city's growth was further fueled by the construction of the first railroad in Texas, the Buffalo Bayou, Brazos, and Colorado Railway, in the 1850s.

Houston's strategic location and transportation infrastructure played a significant role in the Civil War. As a major port, the city served as a supply and logistics hub for the Confederate Army, contributing to its importance during the conflict.

The late 19th century marked a period of rapid growth and industrialization for Houston. The discovery of oil at nearby Spindletop in 1901 and the subsequent development of the Texas oil industry transformed the city's economy. Houston became a center for the oil and energy sector, attracting businesses and workers from around the country.

During the 20th century, Houston continued to thrive and diversify. The city's ship channel, expanded in the early 1900s, solidified its status as a major port. World War II brought significant economic growth, with the petrochemical industry playing a central role in the war effort.

In the post-war years, Houston experienced a population boom, driven by both domestic migration and international immigration. The city's population became increasingly diverse, with significant growth in Hispanic, African American, and Asian communities. The Texas Medical Center, one of the largest medical complexes in the world, was established during this time, further enhancing Houston's reputation in healthcare and research.

Houston's role in the space race brought it global recognition. In the 1960s, the city became home to the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, where NASA's Mission Control Center is located. Houston played a crucial role in the Apollo program, and "Houston" became a household name during the historic Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969.

The 1970s and 1980s saw Houston facing challenges related to economic fluctuations in the oil industry. The city's economy diversified further, with growth in the finance, healthcare, and technology sectors. Houston's resilience during economic downturns highlighted its adaptability and commitment to progress.

Today, Houston is a thriving metropolis known for its diverse culture, world-class healthcare institutions, and strong economy. It is a hub for the energy industry, with numerous Fortune 500 companies headquartered in the city. Houston's culinary scene, arts, and entertainment options, as well as its vibrant neighborhoods, reflect the city's cultural richness.

The history of Houston is a testament to its ability to adapt and thrive in the face of challenges and opportunities. From its roots as a trading post to its present-day status as a global city, Houston continues to be a place of innovation, diversity, and dynamic growth, embodying the spirit of the American frontier and the American Dream.