Auburn Lakes, 77389

Located just west of Springwoods Village and the ExxonMobil campus in Spring, Auburn Lakes is a 500-acre master planned community still under development. Featuring numerous amenities, the subdivision is within Klein ISD and adjacent to the Willow Creek Golf Club, even offering neighborhoods along the golf course.



Auburn Lakes features homes from nearly a dozen homebuilders in various price ranges and offers scenic views, connectivity with hiking and biking trails and a recreation center.



Build-out year: 1995



Square footage: 1,691+



Home values: $210,000–$1 million+



HOA dues (estimated): $635 annually



Amenities: Lakes, hiking and biking trails, Willow Creek Golf Club, recreation center with pool and fitness center



Klein ISD 1.4300



Oakmont PUD 1.2400



Harris County 0.4146



Harris County Hospital District 0.1700



Lone Star College System 0.1160



Harris County ESD No. 7 0.0809



Harris County EMSD No. 11 0.0475



Harris County Flood Control0.0283



Port of Houston0.0172



Harris County Department of Education0.0064



2013 total (per $100 value)3.5509



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