Looking to move to the Lake Houston area? Just 15 miles northeast of downtown Houston, the Lake Houston area is home to top-rated communities such as Humble, Kingwood, Atascocita, Summer Creek and East Montgomery County. It is one of the most desired areas due to top-rated schools, health facilities, economic growth, quality neighborhoods, and shopping.
Humble ISD is one of the best school districts in Texas and is currently the 31st largest district in the state. With 43 campuses, more than 40,000 students and over 5,000 employees, Humble ISD is nationally recognized for the outstanding education it offers to students.
There are many local events in the Lake Houston area including a weekly Farmer’s Market, annual 4th of July parade, concert series on the lake and a rodeo and BBQ Cookoff. There are many youth sports and clubs available. The area is also known for it’s world class golfing amenities and courses. The Golf Club of Houston in Humble has proudly hosted the PGA Tour Shell Houston Open for the past 12 years. The Clubs of Kingwood features 5 courses and 90 holes of golf.
Lake Houston itself offers fine fishing. Some fish present in the lake include catfish, largemouth bass, crappie, and bluegill. Residents also enjoy boating, water skiing and swimming.
For more information, contact the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce.