Area Code 936 - Information about Texas


Texas is one of the fastest growing states. Many people who love the southwest enjoy living in the vibrant, friendly and exciting city of Houston. The rest of the state includes some of the most historic and beautiful cities in the country. When it comes to exciting neighborhoods in the Houston area, many choose Lufkin as the location for their new home.

The city of Lufkin has a very unique population base. One in six people live within a one mile radius of the city's main business district. The business district is the greatest part of Lufkin and it is worth mentioning that much of this area was once rural land. In recent years the land has been developed and as a result, much of it is residential land.

There are a few commercial areas in Lufkin that people will tell you are great for housing. The six-acre park at the northern end of the city center is not far from popular night spots like Houston's Japanese American National Museum and others. There is also the Lufkin Medical Center on a quiet street named Allen Lane. This two story building offers an on-site pharmacy, including a medical office and x-ray room. It is this type of diversity that makes Lufkin an appealing place to live.

One factor that is not available in Lufkin is sports and entertainment. Texas football fans flock to Houston for games at NRG Stadium, where they will catch the University of Houston Cougars or the Houston Texans. Even though the city of Lufkin does not have a major league baseball or basketball team, there are options if you are interested in purchasing a home near a high school. There are several businesses and residents in the area that sell home loans for such individuals.

Lufkin offers homes that include two stories and three-story designs. Those looking for homes with less traffic may look at two story homes that are close to local schools. A visit to the housing website of Realtor Jeffrey Johnson will give you an idea of a variety of homes to choose from. For those looking for more privacy, he suggests choosing a home that is located in an area that is just a few minutes walk from downtown.

In addition to the culture that Texas is known for, there are many amenities and features that are commonly found in Houston. Among these are the Lufkin Park & Recreation Association. A number of fun things to do and places to go for exercise can be found at this club.

The many wonderful restaurants and bars of Houston can be found in Lufkin as well. The shopping in Lufkin is unique and many of the retailers are based out of Houston. Living in the area has many benefits to offer and those who reside in Lufkin are able to reap the benefits.

As someone who has been to Texas, Colorado and Louisiana, Lufkin is an exciting place to call home. The local real estate experts who can help you determine your next home in the area can help you in your search for a new home. Those looking for Texas properties that can fit their lifestyle can look to the city of Lufkin.