Retire in Conroe, TX

Livability Score
47
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
Total Population
61268
Median Househould Income
46109
Median Age
33
65 Years and Over
6349
Median Home Value
133100
Unemployed
1562
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Gyros King

I mean this is absolutely the best gyro I've had in all of Houston or really anywhere I can remember. Same sentiments as most of the reviews here, judged it...

2. Conroe Coffee

Absolutely love this little place. I love that the owner is English and brings that flair to her shop. We were lucky enough to meet her and get to chat...

3. MOD Pizza

I'm not really a thin crust pizza person, but this crust is exceptional. It must be the 800 degree oven that makes the crust fire kissed and just a smidge...

4. Vero Italian Kitchen

Vero's does it again... ordered chicken parsesan with a substitute salad instead of side pasta. Salad was fresh, blue cheese dressing was perfect. Entree...

5. Asian BBQ & Grill

I took my grandma here for lunch to expose her to Vietnamese food, since I'll be traveling there soon. We each had a bowl of pho and were thoroughly...

Golf
1. Blackhorse Golf Club

The course is a stunning 36 hole layout that challenges every skill level. Once the sand traps are properly renovated (it's ongoing), it'll only get...

2. Woodforest Golf Club

3 9's located on the outer rims of Houston's surrounding counties. Designed by Steve Elkington, and the first golf course I know that got repo'd by a bank...

3. Swanson Golf Center

Club fitting review only... I went to SGC on 12/18 for my first club fitting and left very satisfied. I got there around 30 minutes early, checked in, was...

4. Topgolf

Great place for a group activity, family night or a date. The concept is kind of like putt putt golf but magnified. We got here early on a Sunday and we...

5. Golf Warehouse

As others have said before this is a great little golf shop. Some outdated stuff but that's inevitable for a family owned store within this industry. Very...

Active
1. The Lock-Houston

Great fun! Our group of 8 unlocked the Oval Office. The place is clean, organized. Stuffs are all really helpful and patient. Highly recommended for...

2. Riva Row Boat House

If you like kayaking this place is worth the drive. You can kayak or paddle board thru Lake Woodlands. You pay by the hour for rentals. Staff is very...

3. Northshore Park

What an amazing Park. We love to visit the ducks, walk the paths, watch the kayaking and our boys love playing in the play yard. They also have 2...

4. DEFINE body & mind

Wow, have I been put through the wringer in a great way! :) I have been so afraid of taking barre classes and would rather run in over 100 degree weather...

5. Creekwood Shooting Sports

Great range and nice people. Very clean and modern full service range. I only shot at the skeet and trap, but they also have pistol, sporting clay, and 5...

Arts
1. The Game Preserve

Oh my goodness!! My inner video game nerd was oozing out! My friend recommended to me. It was my boyfriend and I first time! Its located in the Woodwinds...

2. Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens

One of my favorite places to just walk around and relax. Great place to practice amateur photography with all the flowers, plants, bees, insects and other...

3. Genuwine Tasting Room

Love the atmosphere! Great wine and food. Have always had a good time whenever I have gone. Love the recommendations for food and wine pairings.

4. Pinot's Palette The Woodlands

A seriously fun time! I have come for a Yelp event, joined the coworkers for a ladies night out, booked my spot with friends to paint a TARDIS, and...

5. The Red Brick Tavern

My fiacé and I enjoy finding great resteraunts and this is one we would go out of our way to come to. The pistachio crusted chicken was one of the BEST...

Shopping
1. Market Street - The Woodlands

This area is so caaayute! Considering there's a Rolex store and a hotel on top of it, it's safe to say it's on the ritzy side. It's small and boutique-y....

2. Nike Clearance Store

Huge selection and great prices. The staff were all helpful. Definitely try to hit them up on weekends when there is additional percent off.

3. Assistance League of Montgomery County

I found Assistance League last year when I was taking a friend there to see if she might possibly like to volunteer there. I was totally impressed with...

4. Costco Wholesale

Having had friends and family rave about the products they are able to get their hands on at their local Costco, I secretly wished for one to come to my...

5. Angelic Resale

Best resale shop in area. Very clean and organized . Love that it is also a place for people to get help. They serve the community and have life classes for...

Health
1. Urgent Clinics Medical Care

Wonderful, friendly, professional and helpful staff. I was so happy to find this Urgent Care, as my insurance just lapsed and this Urgent Care was the least...

2. My Kid's Dentist & Orthodontics

After waiting over an hour at another dentist office for an appointment that I had scheduled I decided to cancel the appointment and drive to my kids...

3. Woods Dental Group and Orthodontics

We see the pediatric dentist, Dr Ayre for our son who is 4. The staff there are fantastic and so is Dr Ayre! They are so kid friendly and professional. My...

4. Element Dental

I went to Element Dental because of the dental insurance I now have. Having gone to a dentist in Tomball for 10 years, that I think very highly of, I was...

5. S & J Thai Massage Therapy

In 1997, I was in a horrible car accident. Ever since the wreck I've suffered severe lower back pain. Today, when I went in my lower back was killing me....