Morningstar Villas is located near I-45/Gulf Freeway, the Emmett F Lowry Expressway and state road 146. By car, it is 15 minutes to downtown Texas City. A vehicle is required for most places you may want to go. There are a lot of parks in the area, with the closest being Clairmont Park, Robinson Park, and Kohfeldt Park. Restaurants, groceries, shopping, entertainment and schools are all nearby.Morningstar Villas are single-story, villa-style apartments. It is a small complex, consisting of only 36 units. It is for senior citizens and income is restricted. Small pets are allowed, but there are some breed restrictions. The smaller units are 702 square feet and have 1 bedroom/1 bath. The larger units are 983 square feet with 2 bedrooms/2 baths. On the premises is a media center/movie theater.The apartments are smoke-free and wheelchair accessible. Each unit is air-conditioned and has access to high-speed Internet.