While finding the perfect home is important, some may argue that it’s even more important to find a neighborhood that fits your needs and lifestyle! 

Luckily, there are plenty of incredible neighborhoods within the Spring and Woodlands area that have a lot to offer! Not sure what to look for? Here are some of the most important factors to consider when looking for a neighborhood…

  • A safe, family friendly area with low crime rate.
  • An area that is zoned to schools with good reputations.
  • Easy access to quality entertainment, restaurants and highways.
  • Surrounding natural beauty, such as lakes and trees.
  • Affordable tax rates.
  • Neighborhood amenities such as a clubhouse, sports fields, parks and more.

We suggest deciding what your top three priorities are from the list above, and use that to determine which neighborhoods are best for your family! Once you have your top choices narrowed down, you can start the search for the perfect home! Not sure where to start? Here are some of the most well-loved neighborhoods in the Woodlands area…

Alden Bridge

Located in the heart of The Woodlands, this is one of the largest local neighborhoods featuring over 7,000 homes. This neighborhood is zoned to five of the top schools in the area, including Buckalew Elementary, David Elementary, Mitchell Intermediate, Collins Intermediate, and The Woodlands Highschool.

This neighborhood is just minutes away from many of the Woodlands’ best shopping centers and restaurants, in the Alden Bridge Village Center and Windvale Village Center. Living in Alden Bridge puts you close to nearly twenty parks, some of the largest being Lakeside Park, Alden Bridge Park, and Windvale Park.

Cochran’s Crossing

This neighborhood was the third village to be established in The Woodlands back in 1983. It features nearly 5,000 homes all built between the years 1983 to 2001, ranging from $200,000 to $2,000,000. Children who live in Cochran’s Crossing are zoned to seven of the Woodlands’ top schools, including Galatas Elementary, Powell Elementary, David Elementary, Mitchell Intermediate, Collins Intermediate, McCullough Junior High, and Woodlands High School.

Residents have access to some of the area’s best amenities, namely the Bear Branch Park & Recreation center. This extensive park features over 9 tennis courts, a skate park, a community pool, basketball courts, jungle gyms, multi-purpose rinks, a dog park and miles of walking trails. The famous 27-hole Palmer golf course and The Woodlands Country Club are also located in Cochran’s Crossing.

Creekside Park

Established in 2007, this is one of the newest residential areas in Woodlands township. Additionally, this is the only Woodlands village zoned to Harris County and the Tomball school district.  

This new development is still growing, and plans to reach 7,100 homes once completed. Creekside Park is home to one of the newest local shopping centers, Creekside Park Village Creek. It features a brand new HEB grocery store, as well as a number of other locally owned coffee shops, restaurants and businesses.

The neighborhood is close to over twenty parks, including the George Mitchell Nature Preserve and the largest community pool in the woods, the Rob Fleming Aquatic Center. It features a lazy river, slides, an interactive aquatic structure, and a three-lane lap pool! 

Want to learn more about homes in these incredible areas? Contact us for expertise and professional insight for communities within the Woodlands and Spring areas!