Officially established in 1974, The Woodlands is a gorgeously designed master planned 28,000-acre community located in the Greater Northern Houston area. Today, it is one of the most sought after communities in the nation. Strong values in family, community involvement, education, and health have made The Woodlands suitable for various lifestyles. The Woodlands area is devoted to fulfil the needs of those that call the community “home” by offering multitudes of amenities, entertainment, and career opportunities. From preschool to community college, the area provides high-ranking education options for all ages.
The Woodlands is organized with distinctive villages, each with their own shopping center, community establishments, schools, recreational facilities, healthcare and more. Within each village are individual neighborhoods. The neighborhoods can feature a wide range of unique characteristics such as golf courses, lakes, greenbelts, club houses, and more. The Woodlands villages all have convenient access to upscale shopping and restaurants.
When it comes to shops, restaurants, and entertainment, The Woodlands offers exceptional options. Market Street is an award winning town center that has become an admired location for upscale shopping, dining, and recreation. Luxurious additions include Tiffany & Co., Brooks Brothers, and the 70-room boutique Hyatt Centric hotel. Hughes Landing is mix-use development that offers premier dining known as Restaurant Row that features Truluck’s, Del Frisco’s, The Local Pour, and much more. The Woodlands Mall is another popular destination that includes over 160 stores and a diverse selection of restaurants.
Although much of The Woodlands is established, there is still continued growth and development which has attracted more that 1,900 companies and over 58,000 businesses. Its location is extremely convenient with easy access to downtown Houston and Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport.