Conroe

Conroe

It is a principal city in the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area.

Welcome to Conroe

A thriving Texan community offering a blend of big-city amenities and small-town charm

In the heart of The Woodlands lies Conroe, TX, a bustling city that masterfully blends the excitement of urban life with the warmth of a close-knit community. This thriving city has rapidly become a coveted destination for those seeking a lifestyle that combines the best of both worlds. Conroe offers its residents a diverse array of work, leisure, and activity options, all set against a backdrop of scenic beauty and vibrant community life. 

What sets Conroe apart is its ability to maintain a small-town feel amidst its rapid growth and development, at just 40 miles away from the heart of Houston. Residents enjoy the luxury of space and a sense of belonging, often missing in larger cities. This balance of growth and comfort makes Conroe an ideal place for families, professionals, and anyone looking for a place to call home that is both dynamic and welcoming.

What to Love

  • A melting pot of cultures and backgrounds, contributing to a rich and inclusive community atmosphere
  • Abundant parks and recreational areas offer countless opportunities for outdoor activities and adventures
  • A vibrant arts scene, including theaters, museums, and breweries, provides endless entertainment and learning opportunities
  • A burgeoning economy with numerous job opportunities

Local Lifestyle

Life in Conroe is characterized by its vivacious community spirit and the multitude of opportunities for engagement and recreation. The city thrives on its community events, local arts scene, and the active lifestyles of its residents. Weekends in Conroe might find you exploring one of the many parks, enjoying a live performance at the Creighton Theater, or sampling local brews at Southern Star Brewing. The blend of bustling city vibes with the serene beauty of nature ensures that life in Conroe is never dull, yet always comforting.

Dining and Shopping

Conroe's dining and shopping scene reflects the city's diverse culture and thriving community. One can expect to find a variety of options that cater to every taste and preference. From cozy cafes and gourmet restaurants to boutique shops and local markets, Conroe offers a unique and satisfying shopping and dining experience. The city's culinary offerings are as diverse as its population, ensuring that whether you're in the mood for McKenzie's Barbeque & Burgers classic Texas BBQ, southern classics at Kitchen Tales, or international cuisine at Marsala’s Italian Grill, you'll find something to delight your taste buds.

The shopping experience in Conroe is equally varied, with a range of options from high-end boutiques to charming local stores. Whether you're searching for the latest fashion trends, unique home decor, or handmade local crafts, Conroe's shops provide a personal and enjoyable retail experience. The city's blend of big-city amenities and small-town charm is evident in its shopping and dining offerings, making it a standout destination for residents and visitors alike.

Things to Do and Entertainment

Conroe's cultural and recreational offerings are a testament to its vibrant community spirit. The Heritage Museum celebrates the city's rich history, while Jurassic Quest offers an adventurous outing for families. The Creighton Theater, a cornerstone of Conroe's arts scene, showcases local talent in productions that span a range of genres, from musicals to dramas and everything in between. The Southern Star Brewing Company offers a taste of the local craft beer scene, with tours and tastings that delight residents and visitors alike.

For those who enjoy the outdoors, Conroe does not disappoint. The city's parks and recreational areas provide a green oasis for relaxation and adventure, with activities ranging from hiking and biking to fishing and picnicking. 



Overview for Conroe, TX

87,930 people live in Conroe, where the median age is 32.9 and the average individual income is $34,843. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

87,930

Total Population

32.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$34,843

Average individual Income

Around Conroe, TX

There's plenty to do around Conroe, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

53
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
34
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweets To Dream On, The Table at Madeley, and The Wheel Kitchen Cafe.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.47 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.3 miles 26 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.66 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.33 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 2.21 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.61 miles 27 reviews 4.9/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Conroe, TX

Conroe has 32,775 households, with an average household size of 2.64. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Conroe do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 87,930 people call Conroe home. The population density is 1,221.33 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

87,930

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

32.9

Median Age

50.41 / 49.59%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
32,775

Total Households

2.64

Average Household Size

$34,843

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Conroe, TX

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Conroe. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Anderson Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
Armstrong Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
Patterson Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Robert P Brabham Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Runyan Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Wilkinson Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Grand Oaks High School
PUBLIC
9th - 11th
No rating available
Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program
PUBLIC
11th - 11th
No rating available
Turner Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Houston Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
Giesinger Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Montgomery County J J A E P
PUBLIC
5th - 12th
No rating available
Calvary Baptist School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Sacred Heart Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Lifestyle Christian School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
Hauke Alter Educational
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
Travis Intermediate
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
W Lloyd Meador Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Juvenile Detention Center
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
Grace Crossing Academy
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
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