Quality of Life | Fort Bend Economic Development Council

Living the Fort Bend County Life

Residents in Fort Bend County enjoy the benefit of a community diverse in its cultures, cities, people, and lifestyles. From metropolitan living in the lofts and retail mixed-use communities of Sugar Land, to the amenity rich master planned communities in Missouri City to the quiet charm of Fulshear, to the history rich communities of Richmond and Rosenberg, Fort Bend County is a mix of communities, cosmopolitan to rural, offering residents options and opportunity.

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A family fishing off of a dock at Seabourne Creek


Those who call Fort Bend home may catch the Astros AAA baseball team at Constellation Field, go bird watching at Seabourne Creek Nature Park, attend a concert in the Stafford Center or Smart Financial Center, visit a variety of museums, or watch a polo match on the fields in Simonton. There is something for everyone in Fort Bend. 

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Community & Education

Excellent education systems, low crime rate, and some of the highest incomes in the state, Fort Bend communities, in their diversity of style and offerings, derive the benefits of an ever-growing business economy. Our communities vary in offerings, with unique features and amenities, but share common values of excellence, quality, inclusion, and safety.

Discover For Yourself

Learn more about what makes the quality of life in Fort Bend County so exceptional. Use the tools below, and discover why Fort Bend County is Greater Houston's Finest Address!