Community snapshot: See how The Woodlands area's population, demographics changed from 2010-20

The population of The Woodlands area has increased since 2010. (Community Impact Newspaper)
The population of The Woodlands area has increased since 2010. (Community Impact Newspaper)

The population of The Woodlands area has increased since 2010. (Community Impact Newspaper)

The population of The Woodlands has increased by nearly 22% in the past decade, and Shenandoah has seen an even larger percent increase, growing by nearly 64%. The region is primarily located in Montgomery County Precinct 3 but also includes part of Harris County.

Learn more about The Woodlands community below.

Population changes

The Woodlands' population growth was not as high as that in Montgomery County overall, where the population grew about 36% over a decade. Shenandoah saw a 64% increase, but the Oak Ridge North population stayed nearly the same from 2010-20.

Local demographics

The Woodlands area showed less diversity than the state as a whole.

Top tax rates


Major taxing entities in The Woodlands area include the school district and county departments.
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.