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Retire To The Woodlands, TX
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The Woodlands, Texas is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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The Woodlands, Texas
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The Woodlands, Texas


The Woodlands Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Montgomery County blank blank blank 455,746
The Woodlands 29,205 55,649 93,847 93,847



The Woodlands
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2016 .$304,532-5.3%
Dec $285,923 . .
Nov $261,204 . .
Oct $292,647 . .
Sep $289,958 . .
Aug $297,420 . .
Jul $345,822 . .
Jun $309,671 . .
May $299,095 . .
Apr $298,644 . .
Mar $317,868 . .
Feb $283,688 . .
Jan $309,587 . .
2015 .$321,6562.0%
2014 .$315,3928.7%
2013 .$290,2629.4%
2012 . $265,271 4.7%
2011 . $253,251 3.4%
2010 . $244,936 2.1%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2016)
. The Woodlands GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $304,532 $374,000
Nearest Big City Houston na
Home Sales Price in Houston $225,000 $291,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 110% of Houston home prices 104%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2016)
. The Woodlands GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $304,532 $374,000
Monthly Rent $1,386 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 14.8 times the annual rent 17.1



The Woodlands
Cost of Living (2016)
98% GPTR 99 City Average
110%



The Woodlands Taxes
(2016-17)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 8.2% -- 12* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 108 days 31* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



The Woodlands Building Permits
(single family homes)
Montgomery County
2015 4,970
2014 5,504
2013 4,964
2012 3,390
2011 2,736
2010 2,683



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