Neighborhood

Sugar Land: Experience the Best of Texas Living

Sugar Land is a city in Texas within the Houston metropolitan area. The city is precisely twenty miles southwest of downtown Houston. It is one of the most affluent and fastest-growing cities in Texas, having grown more than 158 percent in the last decade. The city is the third-largest in population and the second-largest in economic activities in the Houston area. Sugar Land has topped many “Best Of” lists including “The Top 100 Places to Live” and “Fittest City.” There are many local attractions including Sugar Land Town Square, the primary entertainment district in Sugar Land, offering an array of restaurants, sidewalk cafes, shopping venues, and a public plaza. Next door to Sugar Land Town Square is First Colony Mall, a major shopping destination that a recently expanded from its original indoor design to include an outdoor component. For outdoor enthusiasts, Sugar Land houses a number of community parks, which offer amenities such as bike trails, fishing, and barbecue grills so weekend fun is always easily attainable. Whether you spend a day shopping at First Colony Mall or decide to go fishing at Eldridge Park, Sugar Land aims to please residents from every walk of life.