Pearland: A Bustling Southern Suburb
Pearland is a city within the Houston-Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Area. Pearland’s population growth rate from 2000 to 2010 was 142 percent, making it rank as the 15th fastest growing city in the U.S. and the second fastest growing city in Texas. Pearland’s retail market was the state’s most successful over a five-year period, making the shopping not only ample, but easily accessible. For instance, Pearland Town Center includes a Macy’s, Dillard’s, and Barnes & Noble while Shadow Creek Town Center features HEB Plus, Academy Sports + Outdoors, and Hobby Lobby. Each shopping center features an array of eateries from BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse to La Madeline’s and Red Lobster. If you feel like getting outside, the Pearland Parks and Recreation Department is a large, active entity in the community with sixteen parks for you and your family to enjoy! If you ever feel like escaping, Houston, where you can indulge in many big city amenities and attractions, is a mere 30 minutes from Pearland.