Lake Conroe Area Real Estate Guide

Lake Conroe Area homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Lake Conroe Area Real Estate Guide

Lake Conroe is a lakeside development about 40 miles north of Downtown Houston. The neighborhood features grand lake-view homes and various leisure amenities. It is also near some of the Best Golf Course Communities and Best Suburbs in Houston.

Lake Conroe Area is popular for its:

Lake Conroe is home to several communities and subdivisions with their own sets of restrictions which make its real estate tricky to navigate. Homes in the area showcase a variety of architectural styles, from the Mediterranean to traditional design. Homebuyers can greatly benefit from the assistance of a top realtor. A realtor with familiarity with the Lake Conroe area is a must.

To get personal advice on buying or selling in the Lake Conroe area, contact Paige Martin, one of Houston's best realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“It’s our second time working with Violet and like the first time, she was so awesome in helping us acquire pur new home. She was responsive and supportive throughout the process. Definitely recommend working with her to make your home buying experience smooth.” - Djeinabou Balde (Google Review)

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Lake Conroe Area Homes For Sale

4 Beds, 3 Baths
142 La Vie Drive
4 Beds, 2 Baths
7022 N. Sound Lane
3 Beds, 2 Baths
435 Terra Vista Circle
3 Beds, 2 Baths
101 Snug Harbor Drive
7 Beds, 4 Baths
14464 Charred Oaks Drive
4 Beds, 4 Baths
18995 Harbor Side Boulevard

Lake Conroe Area Homes For Rent

5 Beds, 2 Baths
18428 Sunrise Maple Drive
3 Beds, 2 Baths
903 Commanche Road
3 Beds, 2 Baths
760 Juneau Court
2 Beds, 2 Baths
3492 Balboa Circle #40
4 Beds, 2 Baths
16957 Glenheath
3 Beds, 2 Baths
16377 Eastchase Street

Table of Contents

  1. Lake Conroe Area Home Sale Trends
  2. Lake Conroe Area Best Realtor Insights
  3. Lake Conroe Area Maps, Location & Zip Code
  4. Lake Conroe Area Schools
  5. Lake Conroe Area Real Estate Market

Lake Conroe Area Home Sale Trends

Lake Conroe Area Real Estate Trends

Located about 30 minutes north of The Woodlands, Lake Conroe is a 21,000 acre lake with 157 miles of shoreline.

Lake Conroe is known for its:

Lake Conroe is also close to Houston's Best Golf Course Communities and Best Suburbs.

Lake Conroe Area Best Realtor Insights

Lake Conroe is a scenic and upscale community of beautiful homes and luxury waterfront estates. The neighborhood is located an hour north of Downtown Houston.

Lake Conroe Area Maps, Location & Zip Code

Lake Conroe Area Map

Commute Time Lake Conroe Area
Downtown (min) 55
Med Ctr (min) 65
Energy Corridor (min) 60
Galleria (min) 60
Exxon Campus (min) 30

Map of Lake Conroe Area

Highlights Lake Conroe Area
Amenities Lake Conroe is a lakeside development about 40 miles north of Downtown Houston. Pine forests interspersed with luxe homes make the area a prime real estate.

The area features some of the Best Golf Course Communities and Best Suburbs in Houston. Plenty of private and public golf clubs surround Lake Conroe.

The scenic lake is home to miles of hiking, running, and biking trails. Water-based activities include boating, jet skis & fishing.
Golf Courses - Grand Pines Golf Club
- Bentwater Yacht & Country Club
- Walden on Lake Conroe Golf Club
- The Golf Club at Margaritaville
- April Sound Country Club
- Panorama Golf Club
- West Fork Golf Club (public)
- Lauren Baugh Golf
- Conroe Country Club
Run / Bike Trails - Sam Houston National Forest
- Little Pond Trail
- Lone Star Trail
- Panorama Village Thunderbird Park
- Howard Kravetz Park
- John Burge Park at Shadow Lakes (39 acres natural w/ amenities)
- Thousand Trails Lake Conroe
- MacDade Park
- Shadow Bay Park
- Lakefront Park
- Walden Point
- Lake Conroe Park
- Myron Isle
- White Oak Point Park
- Founders Park
Nearby Retail / Dining Groceries
- Aldi
- H-E-B
- Kroger
- Target Grocery
- Circle K
- Timewise Food Store
- MN Grocery & Hardware
- Dinks Food Store
- Fast Forward Food Mart
- Conroe Food Mart
- Schwan Food Co

- Wave on Lake Conroe
- The Hidden Gem
- Conroe Lake House
- Crust Pizza Co.
- Fajita Jacks
- Hunger Crush Cafe
- Amore
- Papa's on the Lake
- Mo Meaux's Lake Conroe
- Cilantro's Mexican Grill
- Luz's Mexican Grills
- Texans BBQ & Catering
- Vernon's Kuntry Katfish

- Waterpoint Shopping Center
- The Shops at West Fork Village
- Conroe Marketplace
- Towne Center
- Highlands Plaza
- Montgomery Plaza

-The Social Speakeasy
Major Employers - Anadarko Petroleum Corp
- Memorial Hermann
- CHI St. Lukes
- Huntsman Company LLC
- Lone Star College - Montgomery

Lake Conroe Area Schools

Top Elementary Schools Great Schools Ranking
Madeley Ranch Elem 8
Montgomery Elem (Montgomery) 8

Top Middle Schools Great Schools Ranking
Montgomery Jr High 7

Lake Conroe is zoned to three Independent School Districts, namely Montgomery, Conroe, and Willis ISD. All ISD is rated "Met Standards" by the Texas Education Agency.

Students residing in the Lake Conroe area may attend highly-rated schools. These notable schools include Giesinger and New Waverly Elementary, Montgomery Jr High, and Montgomery High School.

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools

To find an updated listing of all Lake Conroe zoned to any specific public school, please email Paige Martin at [email protected] with the property preference and budget that you're working with.

Note: For more detailed information on specific schools zoned to different Lake Conroe areas, please refer to our Houston Schools Guide OR email me.

Note: School zoning tends to change from year to year. The information provided above is accurate but not guaranteed. Please double-check by visiting the school's website.

Lake Conroe Area Real Estate Market

Lake Conroe Single-Family Sale Trends

A large number of homes in Lake Conroe are built around or in proximity to the lake and feature spectacular views. Homes in the area have direct access to the lake and come with piers and docks.

Lake Conroe homes are mostly single-family dwellings on lots ranging in size between 6,000 square feet to more than 100 acres. Floor plans and home sizes vary from subdivision to subdivision, though homes in the area typically feature 3 to 5 bedrooms.

Luxury amenities like circular front drives, expansive manicured lawns, resort-style swimming pools, and private docks are typical.

Lake Conroe Townhome Sale Trends

Most townhomes in Lake Conroe face the scenic view of the lake. 2- to 3-bedroom properties are common in the area, with living spaces ranging from 600 to 1,700 square feet.

Lake Conroe townhomes offer various amenities like hike/bike trails, waterfront pathways, and a courtyard garden.

Prices of townhomes for sale in Lake Conroe can start at around $130,000.

Lake Conroe Condo Sale Trends

Condos are relatively fewer in the area. Most of them are recently constructed.

The Lake Conroe condos are typically smaller. They feature 2 to 3 bedrooms. Units have a median size of less than 1,500 square feet. Price ranges from $282,000 - $466,000.

Here’s a list of condos around Lake Conroe:

To see other condos within the Inner Loop, see Inner Loop Houston Condos. To see condos within the nearby Galleria area, see Galleria Houston Condos. To see other condos within Downtown Houston, see Downtown Condos. To see condos within Museum District, see Museum District Condos.

Lake Conroe TX History

After the seven-year drought in the 1950s, there was a surge in the reservoir-building business. Lake Conroe was a reservoir built in 1973 as an alternative water supply for the City of Houston. It was a joint project of the City of Houston, the Texas Water Development, and the San Jacinto River Authority.

Though named Lake Conroe, a small part of it is actually in Conroe, Texas. The surface water stretches over 22,000 acres, is 26 miles long, and is 6 miles wide at the widest point. Lake Conroe's shoreline extends to 157 miles.

Lake Conroe started to supplement groundwater sources in Montgomery County in September 2015.

Fun Things to Do Near Lake Conroe

With Lake Conroe’s wide shoreline, it is a popular attraction to water sports enthusiasts. Activities include boating, jet-skiing, and fishing.

There are several parks and hike/bike trails within minutes of Lake Conroe homes. Sam Houston National Forest, Little Pond Trail, and John Burge Park are a few of the most common ones.

Shopping and retail shops are minutes away from the homes. Popular choices are Waterpoint Shopping Center, Highlands Plaza, and Conroe Marketplace.

Golf Courses
Run/Bike/Hike Trails In/Nearby

Best Lake Conroe Realtor – Paige Martin

As featured on Fox News in the Morning, Houston Business Journal, and Houston Magazine, Paige Martin, a consistent Top Producing Broker-Associate and head of the Houston Properties Team, is ranked as one of the top residential real estate agents in the world.

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