Cypress Fairbanks, or more fondly known as Cy-Fair, is one of the largest communities in Northwest Houston with an extensive real estate homes for sale in Cypress, Texas. Cy-Fair encompasses 186 square miles and includes Cypress and the city of Jersey Village. This expansive area is located along U.S. Highway 290 (Northwest Freeway) twenty miles (32 km) northwest of Downtown Houston with an extensive real estate homes for sale in Cypress, Texas.
History and Economy
Large scale residential and commercial development beginning in the 1980s transformed the once rural area into one of the Houston area’s largest suburban communities. The region offers a pro-business culture with a diversified work force and educational institutions to influence industries of tomorrow. Along with a business friendly environment, the Cy–Fair area offers a low cost of living and an abundance of land and space.
Our region has attracted a vast array of businesses which include small to medium size organizations to Fortune 500 Corporations. Major industries in the area include manufacturing, construction, oil & gas, education, health services, and professional.
Cy-Fair boasts of a backbone of small business and entrepreneurs who call the area home. Diversified restaurants and businesses start-ups have survived a tough economic climate and continued to grow. Many of the community’s original businesses have built a solid foundation and mentor to those new entrepreneurs and members of the chamber.
Cypress is served by Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District, the third largest school district in the State of Texas and one of the fastest growing in the United States.
Lone Star College (originally the North Harris Montgomery Community College District) serves the community. Cypress is home of the Lone Star College–CyFair campus.
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