The Woodlands

Welcome to The Woodlands

Picturesque, one-of-a-kind community with so much to explore

The Woodlands is a master-planned community located in the northern Houston metropolitan area in Texas. It is a suburb that is well-known for its exceptional public schools, natural beauty, and abundance of amenities.

The community is situated on more than 28,000 acres of land and features numerous parks, lakes, and green spaces, making it a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Eight distinct villages comprise The Woodlands, connected through a system of well-maintained, shaded nature trails, parks, and village shops. This unique village plan allows residents of The Woodlands easy access to all you need within a short drive, bike ride, or walk. The area is also home to several high-end shopping centers, entertainment venues, and restaurants, providing residents with plenty of options for leisure and entertainment.

The Woodlands offers an excellent variety of homes, from gorgeous modern apartments overlooking the lake to sprawling estates situated along golf courses and everything in between. Single-family homes feature spacious floor plans, treed lots, and ample backyards ––  all within walking distance of a park. With beautiful homes, plenty of space, and all the amenities you could want, it's easy to fall in love with The Woodlands.

The Woodlands is known for its excellent schools, which are part of the highly regarded Conroe Independent School District. The community also boasts a strong economy with a diverse range of industries and job opportunities.

What to Love

  • A thoughtfully designed community that's both picturesque and easy to navigate set amongst the lush Piney Woods
  • Highly sought-after community with so much to experience, including festivals, museums, outdoor recreation, and more 
  • All homes are within a short walk to a park featuring playgrounds and all with a variety of different amenities from tennis courts to dog parks.

Local Lifestyle

The Woodlands Township fosters a sense of community with an extensive events calendar for all ages, which includes farmer's markets, comedy shows, concerts, food festivals, recreational activities, and many various seasonal celebrations. These well-attended events are central to life in The Woodlands, providing a great way to get to know neighbors and make new friends. Many residents spend their free time exploring nature through the area's parks and trails, but there is always something happening in Town Center, too!

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

You'll find all your favorite dining and shopping destinations in The Woodlands. The Woodlands Mall in Town Center is anchored by a Nordstrom and Dillard's, plus an indoor classic carousel and outdoor greenspace to lounge. Trendsetters will love Market Street, a high-end section of Town Center where you can shop premium retail brands such as Lululemon, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and Tory Burch. When you are done shopping, visit the picture-perfect Sweet Paris Creperie & Cafe on Market Street for a sweet treat and a delicious cup of coffee.
Stroll the boardwalk at Hughes Landing, a lakefront commercial development with fantastic places such as Pure Barre Fitness, the Blo Dry Bar, and Row House Gym. While visiting, grab a bite to eat at Truluck's, a must-try upscale restaurant for seafood lovers. Nearby State Fare is ideal if you want to indulge in southern comfort home cooking. Cap your evening out with a visit to Local Pour, a stylish bar and grill serving excellent cocktails.

Things to Do

Nearby, you'll find the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavillion, an outdoor amphitheater hosting music, theater, and other fine arts performances throughout the year. It's an excellent location for experiencing live entertainment while enjoying a picnic on the lawn as the sun goes down. Outdoor and mountain bike enthusiasts will enjoy the George Mitchell Preserve, flanking both sides of Spring Creek with numerous trails to explore.
There are also many festivals in The Woodlands throughout the year, but an especially anticipated one is The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival in the spring. It's been named one of the top five festivals in the world! It features live music, food, wine, art activities, and artwork from over 200 artists from around the world.

Overview for The Woodlands, TX

115,716 people live in The Woodlands, where the median age is 40.4 and the average individual income is $67,290. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

40.4 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for The Woodlands, TX

The Woodlands has 42,103 households, with an average household size of 2.74. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in The Woodlands do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 115,716 people call The Woodlands home. The population density is 2,674.1 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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49.17 / 50.83%

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Work With Kathleen

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