About Missouri City
Missouri City offers a great location as well as strategic value. Bordering Houston and only minutes from downtown, the Galleria, the Texas Medical Center, both major airports, and the Port of Houston, Missouri City keeps you close to Houston and its boundless business opportunities.
The “Show Me City” is respected nationwide for its high-quality development requirements. It is designated a “Scenic” City by Scenic Texas, a program that honors cities excelling in fostering a sense of pride in their communities by utilizing strict ordinances and regulations. City Council has approved key strategic policies, including these below, as a blueprint for staff in the City’s growth and development.
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Missouri City Schools
The quality of education in Fort Bend County has long been a driving force to attract families to the area. Fort Bend County is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation. As the largest school district in the county, Fort Bend ISD is an outstanding K-12 public education system.
The District is Texas’ seventh largest with close to 73,000 students and one of the most diverse in the nation. Working and learning cohesively alongside families who speak more than 90 languages and dialects, the schools work together with students, their families and the community to address each student’s unique needs.
The Missouri City area also has some of the highest rated private school options in the country if that is your preference.
Dining, Entertainment and Shopping
Sugar Land is a suburb of Houston, Texas, the 4th largest city in America. That means we are just a short drive from amazing food, nightlife and shopping to suit everyone’s taste! It also means we have professional football, basketball, baseball and soccer teams for raving fans to get behind!
That said, you don’t have to even leave the Sugar Land area if you want world class food, entertainment and shopping. We have it all right here!
Parks and Recreation
The Missouri City Parks and Recreation Department is a Gold Medal Award-winning department that maintains and operates 20 developed parks totaling 393 acres. The department also maintains the Missouri City Recycling Center.
The Recreation and Tennis Center houses a cardio and weight room, gymnasium, batting cages, multi-purpose rooms, locker rooms and tennis courts. Additionally, the Parks and Recreation Department has daytime and evening recreational programs and provides numerous throughout the year.