It’s hard to argue with ratings, rankings and numbers. For anyone looking to find a home in a new city here in Texas, The Woodlands is a great option according to its “livability score” of 89 by AreaVibes.


Furthermore, the site ranks The Woodlands No. 8 amongst all cities in Texas and No. 37 in the entire U.S.


According to the report, The Woodlands received an A+ in the amenities, education and employment categories, as well as an A in crime and an A- in weather.


There’s something to do for everyone in The Woodlands, including family events, exploring the great outdoors, live music, fine dining and retail. details everything available for anyone navigating through the area.


The schools also ranked 10/10 on, primarily due to its test results. The Woodlands schools’ test results are 42 percent higher than other schools across the U.S., as detailed by AreaVibes. In addition, the report states 95.6 percent of students in The Woodlands graduate high school.


The Woodlands is also a hub for career-driven and wealth-oriented individuals. The income per capita is 82 percent higher than the national average, AreaVibes reports. While current job growth sits at 0.76 percent, the projected job growth over the next 10 years is 36.32 percent, according to Sperling’s Best Places.


These are just some of the local features ranked by AreaVibes. Other measurable metrics include: “population, male-to-female ratio, household income, income per capita, marital status, racial breakdown, languages spoken and much more. AreaVibes also provides in-depth information about: crime rates, cost of living, schools, employment, air quality, housing, transportation and weather,” as shown in the service’s “About Us” page.


Talk to a knowledgable Realtor if you are still looking for reasons to live in The Woodlands, Texas.


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