Located predominantly in Brazoria County, Pearland is the third largest city in the Greater Houston area and is only 20 minutes away from downtown Houston, making it a highly convenient and cozy place to settle and raise a family. Just beyond Beltway 8, Pearland stretches across I-35 and 288, perfect for your downtown commute.
Locals enjoy a plethora of parks, restaurants, shops and other hot spots throughout Pearland. Enjoy the variety of local restaurants and shopping venues in Pearland and make a quick commute to the city for even more options. In fact, the Pearland Town Center is home to some of the finest foods and shopping experiences in the area. With great shops like Soccer 4 All, Austin 5, Journey’s, Customeyes, Rue 21, Sunglass Hut, GNC, Torrid, American Eagle Outfitters and Wilmar, there are plenty of great places to enjoy a fun day of shopping. Perfect for families and outdoor enthusiasts, Pearland also hosts several notable parks, including El Franco Lee Park, Kitty Hollow Park and more.
For foodies, there are great local hotspots like King’s Biergarten, Gringo’s Mexican Kitchen, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse and Jimmy Changas. If you’re looking for a quick bite to eat, you can’t go wrong with the several food chains in the area, including Sonic Drive-In, Whataburger, Chick-Fil-A, Jax Burgers and many more. Indeed, no matter what you’re craving, be confident Pearland has the perfect dining experiences for you.
Students in these communities are zoned to Alvin Independent School District or Fort Bend well-established districts continue to expand to match the needs of the growing area, while maintaining their high standards of excellence. These top-rated ISDs also offer some of the newest educational opportunities available in the greater Houston area.