Harris and Galveston Counties are located along the upper Texas Gulf Coast and includes the Houston metropolitan area. Galveston County faces the Gulf of Mexico to the Southeast and is bordered by Brazoria County to the southwest, Harris County to the northwest and Chambers County to the northeast. Friendswood is conveniently located between central Houston and Galveston, with easy access to Hobby Airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Ellington Field and Clover Field. Friendswood is in the middle of the Houston Biocorridor, including the world-renowned Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. To view a map of Friendswood and the Houston area please visit the Maps portion of our webpage.
The Houston - Galveston - Brazoria Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Area (CMSA) is the ninth largest population area in the country with almost 4 million people. Houston, the nation's fourth largest city, is at the heart of the CMSA. Income and employment in the area are strong. Although the Houston Ship Channel provided the main stimulus for the economy in early years, oil, refining, and petrochemicals spurred rapid expansion. Now with the aerospace industry, in close proximity to Friendswood, unemployment remains relatively low, employment bases are stable and the average household income was reported to be 12% higher in the bay area.
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