The Houston Mayoral Election of 2011 took place on November 8, 2011.
The incumbent MayorAnnise Parker ran for a second two-year term in office and was re-elected. There were four other declared candidates: Long time Houstonian Jack O'Connor, a manufacturing businessman. Native Houstonian, Houston Deputy Fire Chief Fernando Herrera, Kevin Simms, a former volunteer intern in Councilman Jarvis Johnson's office and local businessman Dave Wilson. Nominations close in September.