Strategically located along IH 10 midway between Beltway 8 and the Grand Parkway, the Energy Corridor is home to many multi-national and local companies. The vision of a Energy community began in the 1990's. A broad range of companies encompass this are such as , energy, healthcare, engineering, and financial services. These companies keep Houston in the global market place. Currently, the Energy Corridor is the fourth largest employment center in the region with more than 73,000 employees.
It is surrounded by many homes, patio homes and townhomes. The Energy Corridor offers access to some of the State's highest ranked schools as well as high-quality daycare facilities. There are 50 miles of recreational trails for jogging, hiking, rollerblading and cycling, all of which connect neighborhoods and businesses in and around the Corridor. A wide variety of recreational activities are available and within minutes, golf enthusiasts can take to the links of Bear Creek Golf Course, as well as numerous other public and private courses, country clubs, tennis center.
Today, the premier shops and restaurants, beautiful parks and trails, and the fast-growing residential population in the Energy Corridor makes it one of the most desirable places for people and businesses to call home.