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The Woodlands is a large master planned community located in a forest 30 miles north of downtown Houston.

The Woodlands and Montgomery County are among the fastest growing areas in the country.

Besides the 75,000 residents, The Woodlands features miles of trails, numerous neighborhood parks, championship golf courses, a large lake and waterway, unique shopping and dining facilities, a popular outdoor concert and live theatre venue and several large corporate campuses.

The Woodlands, Texas
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Among GreatPlacesToRetire.com cities, The Woodlands ranks high in family income, taxes, medical care and water quality. The Woodlands ranks low in population growth and home sales prices.

For more detailed city facts -- including data on home prices, population demographics, medical care, air quality, water quality and more -- click on the City Report graphic below:

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