Royal Shores Community
Kingwood is a master-planned community developed by Friendswood Development Company, which opened in 1970 and has become one of Houston’s premier places to call home. Kingwood’s 15,000 wooded acres are home to approximately 65,000 residents. When completed in about five years, there will be approximately 70,000 community residents. There are over 100 clubs and organizations for the entire family to enjoy. You can do all of your day-to-day shopping, dine out or have dinner delivered to your door. There are even medical facilities located right within the community. With over 75 miles of greenbelt trails for walking, biking, and jogging, residents can enjoy the natural beauty of Kingwood every day of the year.
Outstanding educational opportunities are close to home for children living in Kingwood, which is located within the Humble Independent School District. Nine day-care facilities, twelve pre-schools and several private schools are also located in the community to meet the developmental and educational needs of students.
The Humble ISD boasts a long list of impressive accomplishments, with high school seniors graduating and moving on to attend some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. Kingwood children can attend schools from elementary through high school all within a short distance from home. Royal Shores at Kingwood is served by Willow Creek Elementary School, Riverwood Middle School and Kingwood High School. Lone Star College-Kingwood is also within minutes of the villages of Kingwood, offering students of all ages the opportunity to continue their education. For those interested in private schools, master-planned Kingwood has an impressive selection of schools and child care facilities right in the community.
Sports are an active part of the community life. Many Kingwood area youth sports teams have won national, as well as international championships. Baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, golf, swimming, gymnastics, football, and many other sports are all available to children and adults alike. Two athletic clubs and a YMCA provide residents with fitness facilities just around the corner.
If you are interested in the country club scene, Kingwood is home to one of the largest private clubs in the world. The Clubs of Kingwood have 6 championship golf courses, 26 tennis courts, 5 swimming pools, 2 pro-shops, plus plenty of fine and casual dining.
Developed by: Friendswood Development Company
For 50 years, Friendswood Development Company has been creating and perfecting the concept of the master-planned community. Today, Friendswood Development Company offers communities spanning from the north to the south areas of the Houston market, with prices ranging from the low $100,000s to more than $1 million.
The developer of Houston's very first master-planned community - Clear Lake City - Friendswood Development Company introduced Houston area home buyers to amenities such as greenbelt trails, pocket parks and recreation centers - amenities that are still a part of each Friendswood Development Company community.
Locations that feature highly acclaimed schools, surrounding conveniences and easy access to major roadways, enhance communities such as Fairfield, Graystone Hills, West Ranch, Lakes of Savannah and Lakemont. And although each location offers a different look and feel all its own, they share in their outstanding master plan created for residents today and generations to come.