The Woodlands Tourism

The Woodlands is a master-planned community and census-designated place (CDP) in the U.S. state of Texas in the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. According to The Woodlands Development Company, the population was 107,769 as of a January 2014 estimate, an increase of 93.7% over its population of 55,649 at the 2000 census. It is 28 miles (45 km) north of Houston along Interstate 45. Though it began as a suburban development and a bedroom community, it has also attracted corporations and has several corporate campuses, most notably Chevron Phillips, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, Huntsman Corporation, Woodforest National Bank, Baker Hughes, CB&I, McKesson Corporation, Aon plc, Maersk Line, Safmarine, GeoSouthern Energy, ExxonMobil, and SWN or Southwestern Energy Company. It won a Special Award for Excellence in 1994 from the Urban Land Institute.

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The Woodlands is a bedroom community close to Houston. A few years after it was established, the town attracted many shopping complexes and recreation centres. Citizens also helped develop its artistic culture and built performance centres like the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. Market Street is where you can head to for pedestrian shopping. Many parades and festive celebrations also take place right here. One of the most popular shopping destinations in town is the Woodlands Mall where you will find many reputed brands under one roof. There are around seven golf courses around the town where you can enjoy a game. You can also go for boating on Lake Woodlands. Travel to The Woodlands for a homely holiday.

 

  • Know the pollution level of The Woodlands before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 100 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
  • How safe is The Woodlands for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in The Woodlands.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 34.38 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 70.31 (High)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.19 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.69 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 64.06 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 48.25 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.13 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 44.83 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 50 (High)
    • Health Care Index 43.06 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.45 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in The Woodlands

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.1 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35.67 USD

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