The City of Katy, TX
The city of Katy is located in the state of Texas and has a population of 13,891 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Katy is Houston, approximately 22 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Katy, including Burger King, Cafe Del Sol, La Finca Restaurant, Cici's Pizza and Dairy Queen. For a larger selection of Katy restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Katy Golf Courses, Museums, Arenas and/or Zoos, including the Forbidden Gardens, Jersey Meadow Golf Complex -Blue/Red, Leonard E. Merrill Center, Green Meadows Golf Club -West and Blackhorse Golf Club -North. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Katy please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Katy:
- Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
- Houston Sugar Land Regional Airport (SGR)
- West Houston-Lakeside Airport (LKS)
Katy, Texas Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Katy experiences an average high temperature of 64 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 43 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.36 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Katy with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees in the summer, and 64 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Katy to receive an average of 3.47 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.47 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 108 degrees in the summer and as low as 6 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Katy should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 80 degrees, and nighttime lows of 59.
Katy, Texas Attractions
11940 Air Terminal Museum - Houston,
The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is a museum that is situated in Houston, Texas at William P. Hobby Airport. Collections are housed in the original art deco building which served as the first terminal for passenger flight in Houston, . The museum currently exhibits several collections focusing on Houston's commercial aviation history and is operated by the Houston Aeronautical Heritage Society, a recognized Texas 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.
2ArtCar Museum - Houston,
The ArtCar Museum is a private museum of contemporary art located in Houston, Texas in the US. The museum, nicknamed the "Garage Mahal," opened in February, 1988. Its emphasis is on art cars, fine arts, and artists that are rarely seen in other cultural institutions. The museum's mission is to elevate awareness of the political, economic, and personal dimensions of art.
3Barrington Living History Farm - , Washington-on-the-Brazos,
Washington-on-the-Brazos is an area along the Brazos River in Washington County, Texas. It was founded when Texas was still a part of Mexico, and the settlement became the site of the Convention of 1836 and the signing of the Texas Declaration of Independence. The name "Washington-on-the-Brazos" was used to distinguish the settlement from "Washington-on-the-Potomac".
4Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens - Houston,
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, located in the River Oaks community in Houston, Texas, is a 14-acre facility of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston that houses a collection of decorative art, paintings and furniture. Bayou Bend is the former home of Houston philanthropist Ima Hogg. Bayou Bend was marked with a Texas Historical Commission marker in 1973 and was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
5Bear Creek Golf World -Presidents - Houston,
The Bear Creek Golf World -Presidents is an 18 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of Houston, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-859-8188.
Address: 16001 Clay Rd, Houston, TX 77084
6Bear Creek Pioneers Park Zoo - , Caldwell Zoo,
Bear Creek Pioneers Park is a 2,154-acre park located in the U.S. city of Houston, Texas at 3535 War Memorial Drive. It is sometimes called "Harris County Bear Creek Park", or simply "Bear Creek Park."
7Blackhorse Golf Club -North - Cypress,
The Blackhorse Golf Club -North is an 18 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of Cypress, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 281-304-1747.
Address: 12205 Fry Rd, Cypress, TX 77433
8Blaffer Gallery - Houston,
Blaffer Gallery is the art museum of the University of Houston, . It was founded in 1973 and has won several awards, including the Coming Up Taller Award as part of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities.
9Bluebonnet Country - Navasota,
The Bluebonnet Country is an 18 hole public golf course in Grimes County Texas. This course is located in the city of Navasota, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 409-894-2207.
Address: Route 2, Navasota, TX 77868
10Children's Museum of Houston - Houston,
The Children's Museum of Houston is a children's museum that is situated in the Houston Museum District in Houston, Texas. The museum welcomes more than 750,000 people annually, making it the highest-attended youth museum for its size in the USA . The museum, which is currently undergoing an expansion project, has 14 galleries of hands-on exhibits and innovative outreach programming for children of ages birth to 12 years.
Katy, Texas Hotels
Katy, Texas Restaurants
This is a list of Katy Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Armenian Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
Published August 22, 2010
While Texas makes us think of the untamed West with cowboys, ghost towns, and the mysterious frontier, our family saw another side of the Lone Star State - specifically Houston