The Woodlands, TX
Background The North District of the church in Houston has been meeting in The Woodlands area since 2016. The Woodlands is north of Houston. We have about 50 saints on the phone list, but including a wider area that includes all of the north of Houston. We regularly have about 25 saints in the Lord’s Day meeting and about 5-6 saints at the prayer meeting. We have a weekly prayer meeting, a Lord’s Day morning meeting, and home meetings. The Woodlands has a sizable population, having close to 112,000 in population, and is rapidly growing. It is a key residential area for the city of Houston.
The City of Woodlands
The Woodlands is a master planned community and census-designated place (CDP) in the in the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. The Woodlands is 28 miles north of Houston along Interstate 45. Though it began as an exurban development and a bedroom community, it has also attracted corporations and has several corporate campuses, most notably Chevron Phillips Chemical, Anadarko Petroleum, Huntsman Corporation, Woodforest National Bank, Baker Hughes, Chicago Bridge & Iron Company, McKesson Corporation, Aon plc, Maersk Line, Safmarine, ExxonMobil, Halliburton, and Southwestern Energy. For more information see City-Data Profile and [Official City Website (https://www.thewoodlands.com/).
City Population – 112,076
Lone Star College System – 45,205 students