The Woodlands is a 27,000-acre master planned community founded in 1974 located north of Houston. This community has so much to offer. It has great housing, schools, parks, walking & bike trails, a national known concert hall and a commercial business environment that rivals any business community in the nation. There’s so much green space in The Woodlands because an emphasis on the original design and philosophy was to preserve the beauty of the natural environment. There are 160 miles of hike and bike trails reaching across all villages in the Woodlands. Places like The Woodlands Mall & Market Street offer residents one of the best places to shop anywhere. The school district in the Woodlands is rated as one of the best in the Houston metropolitan area.
When it comes to unique places to live, The Woodlands is one of the best in the nation. For starters, The Woodlands has its own Waterway that goes through the heart of the woodlands. You can kayak or canoe your way down the riverway 3.2 miles, which has many different businesses along the banks of the waterway. Besides the businesses along the banks, the waterway connects the nationally known concert hall, The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion & The Woodlands Marriott Hotel & Convention Center & The Woodlands Mall. These venues & businesses generate over 70% of The Woodlands prosperous economy.
Market Street in the woodlands is the center piece of The Woodlands community regarding restaurants, shopping, entertainment & relaxation. It offers one great restaurant after another, many bars, shops, movie theater for the entire family to enjoy with the convenience of walking distance to each business. This outdoor shopping venue offers the feel of a traditional “Town Square”, but with a higher scale & conveniences to offer. During the late spring & summer months, Market Street has outdoor live music entertainment, featuring a different band every week for its patrons.
The Woodlands is one of the most premiere places to live not only in the Houston area, but in the nation. If you are looking for your home to be in the mist of nature, trees, trails, beautiful homes, highly rated schools & every modern convenience, then The Woodlands is the place to be.