Nestled in East-Central Texas, the City of College Station, along with the neighboring city of Bryan, is part of the state’s 14th largest metro area. Furthermore, College Station is in the heart of the Brazos Valley of Brazos County. Adding to the allure the city is in the Texas Triangle region sitting just eighty-seven miles northeast of Austin and ninety miles northwest of Houston. College Station is home to around 110,600 residents, while the Bryan-College Station metro area boasts more than 255,600 residents. All of this translates to amazing access to fabulous amenities, services, and attractions.
Another reason for the city’s popularity, College Station is home to Texas A&M University. As a result of being home to the university, the city has been ranked at the most-educated city in the state and the 11th most educated in the nation. Comprised of 49.6 square miles, the city is also home to a multitude of amazing neighborhoods and subdivisions with enticing real estate opportunities. Prospective homebuyers interested in moving to the area should consider the homes for sale in the Southwood Valley neighborhood.
Southwood Valley is a large community north of Southwood Forest and Southwood Terrace. It is bordered by Harvey Mitchell Parkway S and Texas Highway 68. Additionally, the Southwood Valley neighborhood is intersected by Rio Grande Boulevard and Deacon Drive. Home to around 6,769 residents, the neighborhood is described by its residents as family-friendly, quiet, convenient, welcoming and walkable. Homes in Southwood Valley were built in the 1970s and 1980s, with few exceptions. It is west of Texas Avenue South, off of Welsh Avenue, and encompasses around 1,300 homes. Southwood Valley real estate includes properties ranging in size from around 920 to 3,500 square feet of living space. There are patio and townhomes in Southwood Valley, as well as spacious single-family homes of traditional and contemporary designs. Lots in Southwood Valley typically range from 8,000 to 14,000 square feet. Within the community, you’ll find Southwood Valley Elementary School and Brother’s Pond Park, among other points of interest. If you would like to learn more about properties in Southwood Valley of College Station, Texas, please allow us to assist you and contact us today.