Surrounding Houston Areas
Welcome to the beautiful city of Houston, TX. Houston was founded on August 30, 1836 by brothers Augustus Chapman Allen and John Kirby Allen. It is known to be the largest city in the southern United States as well as the largest city in Texas. It consists of eight counties which covers approximately 8,7778 square miles. The city has a 17 block theater district with eight performing art organizations. Art institutions such as the museums and galleries throughout the city house some of the most unique displays nation wide. Houston is also home to 40 higher education facilities and the largest medical complex in the world, the Texas Medical Center. The gorgeous surrounding landscape includes areas of Clear Lake, Deer Park, Friendswood, Galveston, and Pasadena to name a few. Each area has its’ own uniqueness and individual cultural experiences to satisfy your needs.