Posted in: In The Know
Date: May 21, 2013
You guessed it – The Woodlands was just named the best city for young families in Texas. With cost of living, public schools and economic growth the main factors for consideration, The Woodlands came out tops.
According to the number crunchers at NerdWallet.com, The Woodlands ranks highest for its 69% population increase from 2000 to 2010, its exemplary public schools and its median home value.
“The Woodlands is the first master-planned community in the United States. On the outskirts of Houston, this burgeoning city’s population increased by 69% between 2000 and 2010. The city houses several corporate campuses, including Chevron Phillips and Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. Most public schools in The Woodlands are rated exemplary by the state of Texas, and both The Woodlands High School and The Woodlands College Park High School were on Newsweek’s 2012 list of the best high schools in the United States. Public schools in The Woodlands received a Greatschools rating of 9/10. While the median home value is pricey for Texas, the property is very likely to appreciate—the population grew by 22.6% between 2010 and 2011.”
We can’t help but think…if The Woodlands is so perfect for families to live, imagine how much fun it is to visit! We hope to see you soon!