Cochran's Crossing is a Village in The Woodlands community, located 30 mile northwest of Downtown Houston, Texas. Known for incorporating the piney woods amongst this urban and suburban development, The Woodlands has been named one of the best master-planned communities in the country. It has also won the Award of Excellence in Special Development from the Urban Land Institute and the International Nations in Bloom Gold Award "ULI Award of Excellence."
The Village of Cochran's Crossing was developed in 1983 and is centrally located within The Woodlands community. It's name is derived from the Cochran Family, who once owned the timberland that has become this Village, along with co-owning Grogan-Cochran Lumber Company. Cochran's Crossing is one of the larger Villages and has an approximate population of 16,100 and over 5,000 homes. This established Village is the home of The Woodlands Country Club, the 27-hole Palmer golf course, exemplary schools, several large parks and a Village shopping center, making Cochran's Crossing a very centralized and convenient location for family living.
The Woodlands Country Club offers the community pristine playing conditions, first-class amenities and personalized service. With three of Texas' finest, fully private championship golf courses, designed by professionals like Gary Player and Arnold Palmer, these courses are spectacular in scenery and unmatched in variety of play. Members also have access to a premier tennis program, state-of-the-art fitness center and resort-style pool facilities, along with enticing dining experiences. At a minimum, it can be said that members take pleasure in the utmost of country club living.
Residents of Cochran's Crossing are served by the exceptional Conroe Independent School District (CISD). Top ranking Galatas and Powell are the Elementary schools attended, while the outstanding Mitchell Intermediate and McCullough Junior High is where the 5th and 6th graders are taught. The Woodlands High School has earned the prestigious Blue Ribbon Award, with 58% of its students participating in the Advanced Placement Program. The students of Cochran's Crossing have access to a public educational system that has been acknowledged repeatedly for educational excellence by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). The area also offers alternative, private education institutes. The World International Baccalaureate School, Cunae International School offers Pre-K through 12th graders an excellent option, while The John Cooper School and The Woodlands Preparatory School provide a classic college preparatory curriculum. Woodlands Methodist School offers kindergarten through 6th grade and The Woodlands Christian Academy and Legacy Preparatory Christian Academy are Christ-centered college preparatory schools available those in grades Pre-K through 12. St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School is accessible for those seeking a Catholic school environment.
The neighborhood of Cochran's Crossing has a multitude of recreational areas and amenities. These include Bear Branch Park, Shadow Lake Marsh Experience, the Shadowbend YMCA and The Woodlands Recreation Center. Bear Branch Park is located adjacent to The Woodlands Recreation Center and is a dog friendly park with a and a wheel friendly skate park and swimming pool. Bear Branch Sports Fields is directly across Research Forest Drive to the south. It features numerous ballfields, soccer fields, tennis courts and an 18 hole disk golf course. Fishing is also a favorite pastime enjoyed here, but it is a catch and release system. The Shadow Lake Marsh Experience is a serene walking path in the community's greenspace, where you can relax and enjoy the tranquility of nature's glory. From the flora and fauna to the wildlife, it is always a new adventure. The Shadowbend YMCA and The Woodlands Recreation Center offer activities for residents of all ages. From family activities and day camps to league sports and health and fitness classes, these facilities will keep you on the move and in shape.
The affluent community of Cochran's Crossing has a convenient shopping center for all of its needs. From professional services to eateries and shopping, you are sure to find what you need, right around the corner. Anchored by Kroger Supermarket, there is also a Shell Gas Station, CVS Pharmacy, UPS Store, Compass Bank and several personal service options. You will also find Skeeter's Mesquite Grille, Subway and Marble Slab Creamery along with many other great places to grab a bite to eat.
From exceptional educational opportunities to country club living, Cochran's Crossing is a wonderful community for those seeking a lifestyle of relaxed, nature inspired living.
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Updated: 6th December, 2019 6:27 PM.