About The Woodlands

Chairman of the Board Gordy Bunch addressed public officials and business leaders at the annual Economic Outlook Conference on Friday, February 8, 2019. The event was produced by The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce and held at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center. The complete presentation and videos shown at the event can be viewed below.


Videos Shown at the 2019 Economic Outlook Conference

The Woodlands, Texas


Located about 30 miles north of downtown Houston, Texas, The Woodlands officially began in 1974. The Woodlands is a master-planned community with approximately 110,000 residents and approximately 2,000 businesses. The Woodlands is well known for its extensive parks and recreation, golf, corporate headquarters, schools, places of worship, shopping, dining, hospitality, healthcare and much more. Today, there are more than 133 parks and nearly 210 miles of hike and bike trails. For many years, various homeowner associations and special purpose districts provided services for residents and businesses.