From the beginning of its inhabitation, The Woodlands Texas has been an area that has attracted many people who want to live in a quiet place away from the hustle and bustle of the city. It is a suburb of Houston and it's located in Montgomery County, Texas. People love living here because it offers them a quiet place to relax and unwind. They also enjoy the abundance of outdoor recreation areas that are available for residents' use.

In addition, The Woodlands has a unique history and culture that set it apart from other parts of the Lone Star state. In this blog post, you will learn some fun facts about Woodlands, Texas:

  • The Woodlands, a master-planned community in Houston, was started by George Mitchell in 1974.
  • The Woodlands is located about 30 miles northwest of Houston, in Southeastern Texas.
  • The Woodlands is the best-selling master-planned community in Texas.
  • The Woodlands approximately cover an area of about 24 square miles.
  • The Woodlands consists of nine villages:: Alden Bridge, Cochran's Crossing, College Park, Creekside Park, Grogan's Mill, Indian Springs, Panther Creek, Sterling Ridge & Town Center.
  • The Woodlands Population: ~114,436
  • The Woodlands is home to some of the best retail shopping in Houston, including Market Street, The Woodlands Waterway, and The Woodlands Mall.
  • The Woodlands is an upper-middle-class, community with an average family income of $110,000.
  • The Woodlands was ranked one of the top ten safest communities in Texas.
  • The Woodlands Waterway opened in 2004
  • In 1976, McCullough was the first high school to open in The Woodlands.
  • In 1990, the beautiful Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion opened with Frank Sinatra.
  • In 1987, the Hardy Toll Road opened creating a quick corridor to Bush International Airport
  • The population soared to 40,000 people in 1994

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