Friendswood is a mid-size city of about 40,000 residents, featuring a lush park system, master planned communities and championship golf courses. Located south of downtown Houston, Friendswood is conveniently located to major thoroughfares as well as local attractions and the beach. Families and young professionals will love the easy commute from Friendswood to downtown Houston. Students attend Friendswood Independent School District. Find new homes near Friendswood!