First Colony Sugar Land

Description

First Colony Sugar Land is a large master-planned community consisting of many different subdivisions in the heart of Sugar Land, on the southwest side of Houston. Unsurpassed in amenities and conveniences, First Colony, evokes a sense of family and community. It has a unique blend of residential neighborhoods and businesses with protective architectural guidelines.

Primarily built between 1977 and 2000, most of the homes in this neighborhood are Traditional or Colonial in style with a few Meditteranean homes mixed in.

First Colony, offers a spectacle of tree lined streets, miles of walking paths, lush parks, 10 swimming pools. With convenient access to the Southwest Freeway (I59) First Colony is less than 20 miles from downtown Houston.

 

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What I Like About First Colony…

“First Colony is a diverse master-planned community in the heart of Sugar Land with lots of amenities and zoned to great schools. The tree-lined streets make it beautiful and there is plenty of great shopping and restaurants to choose from.”

—Sheila Cox, REALTOR® and the Sugar Land local area expert

 

Location

Here’s a map of First Colony Sugar Land.

Map First Colony Sugar Land Texas

 

Commute Times

The best way to estimate your commute time is to use Google Maps at the time you commute. Simply enter your work address and the address of the house you are interested in, and Google Maps will estimate your commute time. This time is based on the actual time you perform the search, so use it during your expected commute times.

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Pros and Cons

Here is a list of the PROs and CONs of First Colony Sugar Land:

PROs

CONs

  • High performing schools
  • Out-of-the way location
  • Affordable prices
  • Higher property taxes
  • Nearby shopping
  • Lack of mature trees
  • Nearby restaurants
  • New construction homes unavailable
  • Mature trees and landscaping
  • Energy-efficient homes not available
  • Not located in a high-risk flood zone
 

 

What’s Nearby

First Colony is close to:

  • First Colony Mall
  • AMC Theatre
  • Town Square
  • Whole Food’s Market
  • Restaurants
  • Parks and recreation
  • Smart Financial Center (concert venue)

 

Schools

The following table shows the schools zoned to First Colony Sugar Land. If you want the current ratings for these schools, please download the Guide to Sugar Land’s Best Neighborhoods.

School

Type

Address

Austin Parkway Elementary

Elementary

4400 Austin Pkwy

Colony Bend Elementary

Elementary

2720 Planters St

Colony Meadows Elementary

Elementary

4510 Sweetwater Blvd

Dulles Elementary

Elementary

630 Dulles Ave

Highlands Elementary

Elementary

2022 Colonist Park

Lexington Creek Elementary

Elementary

2335 Dulles Ave, Missouri City

Settlers Way Elementary

Elementary

3015 Settlers Way Dr

First Colony Middle

Middle School

3225 Austin Pkwy

Fort Settlement Middle School

Middle School

5440 Elkins Rd

Clements High School

High School

4200 Elkins Dr

Dulles High School

High School

550 Dulles Ave

 

Demographics

You can view the demographics of First Colony and Fort Settlements Junior High Schools, zoned to this neighborhood, below. This will give you some idea of the demographics of this neighborhood.

 

First Colony Junior High

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Fort Settlement Junior High

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Source: Greatschools.org June 2018

 

Amenities

This neighborhood has the following amenities:

  • Club House = Many!
  • Swimming Pools = Many!
  • Waterpark = Yes
  • Splash Pads = Yes
  • Tennis Courts = Many!
  • Parks/playgrounds = Many!
  • Walking Trails = Yes
  • Lakes = Yes
  • Golf Course = Sweetwater

Home Owner’s Association

Go to First Colony Home Owner’s Association Website or call 281-634-9500 for details on amenities. Annual HOA fees start at $425 but each subdivision may have added fees for various amenities unique to it. For example, some subdivisions in Sweetwater can go up to $2068/yr because they have a Constable service. 

 

Utilities

The utilities for First Colony are shown below:

Utility

Phone

Website

Electricity

 

Your Choice…go to: www.powertochoose.org

Water

 281-275-2450

City of Sugar Land

Gas

 800-752-8036

CenterPoint Energy

Phone

866-971-9463

Windstream

800-288-2020

AT&T

Cable & Internet

800-288-2020

AT&T

800-776-9993

Comcast

Trash

713-726-7307

City of Sugar Land

» You can also check for subdivision-specific information with the City of Sugar Land.

 

Property Taxes

Property taxes in this neighborhood may vary slightly, but are approximately 2.22-2.88 percent as of June 2018.

 

Home Values

Home values change every month. To get up-to-date information on the market, download the Guide to Sugar Land’s Best Neighborhoods.

 


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