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SummerwoodSummerwood is a tranquil Master Planned Community with a gorgeous water monument entrance. Newland Communities developed Summerwood and its emphasis is on preservation of nature and parks.


A family oriented community, Summerwood is a part of the highly acclaimed Humble Independent School District with Summerwood Elementary school within its boundaries. Some elementary school age children also attend the nearby Lakeshore Elementary school. The newer Summercreek High school will have its first graduating class in 2012. Woodcreek Middle school opened its doors in 2010.

Summerwood LakesBoth new and resale homes appeal to those looking for a feeling of living in the forest.Every home in Summerwood is rated Energy Star or better which also helps the environment as well as cost of living. Here one will find 150 acres of nature and wetlands preserved. Being “green” is a major focus of Summerwood and because of this dedication and preservation, they were awarded the Texas Council of Engineering Companies silver medal.

The sound of children’s laughter can be heard from one of the three recreation centers which feature swimming, tennis, volleyball or just relaxing by water. Within a few miles, Duessen Park, a large public park, offers ball fields, picnic tables under covered shelter, playgrounds and a boat ramp to Lake Houston.