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Houston Area Submarkets

As one of the largest geographic business regions in the country, Houston has multiple districts and submarket areas. Many of these tend to focus on a handful of key industries or job types. Some are attractive because of their proximity to large populations of talent while others are in close proximity to major industry catalysts such as the port or NASA. Discover which submarkets might be right for your company. 

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Montgomery County

The Woodlands


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Located just 27 miles north of Houston, The Woodlands Area includes The Woodlands, a nationally-renowned master-planned community, the cities of Oak Ridge North and Shenandoah. The area has enjoyed unprecedented commercial growth and executive amenities in the last several years. An unmatched quality of life offers excellent education opportunities, a variety of living options, proximity to Bush Intercontinental Airport, Interstate 45 and easy access to the Houston region with the new Grand Parkway.

The area’s economic base is well diversified with over 4,000 employers, including all sectors, located in the area. These businesses range from owner-operated establishments to global corporate headquarters. A civilian labor force of more than half a million people provides local employers with excellent workforce opportunities.

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