Community and convenience coalesce at The Woodlands, Texas. If you are considering relocation checking-out The Woodlands, is a must-do. Its’ villages are built within the nearly 6,000 acres preserved as green space and amongst native forests and protected natural refuge. It has 120-forested parks and 185 miles of hike and bike trails. Throughout there are lakes and ponds. The largest of which, Lake Woodlands is 200 acres. Amongst all of this beauty and community are home offices for many several large corporations. This means exceptional employment opportunities all within The Woodlands. It has top rated public schools, un-paralleled convenience and true affordability. These are the reasons that The Woodlands was top choice for its’ estimated 75,000 residents. The Woodlands is one of the very first master-planned communities in America and it is also one of it’s finest.
Located in Montgomery County, this master-planned community is made up of villages located on rolling hills and surrounded by old growth forest. Relocating to The Woodlands means having options in cost, style, and surroundings. From choosing to live next to a beautiful golf course, lakeside, in the urban setting of Town Center or in an exclusive gated community. The Woodlands, has home-styles ranging from “edgy lofts and brownstones to five and six-bedroom family homes and estates.”
The Woodlands is a short 28-minute drive from Houston. As a result of being a bedroom community to Houston many high profile corporations have relocated there including: Chevron Phillips, Huntsman, Anadarko, Hewitt Associates, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Maersk Sealand, Chicago Bridge & Iron and Woodforest National Bank.
Located ‘downtown’ in The Woodlands is the beautiful 1,000 acre ‘regional destination’ called, Town Center. It is home to shopping, dining, entertainment and urban living. Home to dozens of boutiques and stores, more than 150 restaurants, multiple movie theaters, it’s own Woodlands Waterway is ¼ – mile long and has waterfalls to synchronized music, water taxis, trolleys, choreographed multi-color fountains and much more to delight all who visit the Town Center. In addition, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion located in the Town Center is host to the Houston Symphony throughout each summer.
Since its’ inception in 1974 this wooded community has become one of the most desirable communities in which to live in Texas. It has an estimated population of 75,000 residents (The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce), a median home sales price of $107, 113 (2010, trulia.com) and an average family income of $98,375.
Being a resident of The Woodlands has many outstanding benefits and offers a perfect blend of family centric lifestyle with all of the modern amenities at your fingertips all set within outstandingly beautiful surroundings.
The Woodlands community is committed to maintaining its high quality of life through community service organizations that organize resident programs such as The Woodlands Watch and provide resident forums for community involvement. Other community groups organize the Fourth of July parade, the First Night™ New Year’s Eve celebration, National Night Out, art shows, flea markets, Earth Day, and dozens of other neighbor-to-neighbor events. This is a city that cares for its residents, and shows it through all the benefits and services that the city government offers. The residents have all the benefits offered by nearby Houston, while living in a quiet, charming, affordable area. The Woodlands is truly and ideal relocation option.
The Woodlands is a wonderful community that welcomes its newcomers. If you are thinking of moving into the area, feel free to select a “free relocation package.”