The City of Sugar Land, TX
The city of Sugar Land is located in the state of Texas and has a population of 81,725 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Sugar Land is Houston, approximately 29 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Sugar Land, including Blimpie, Becks Prime, Cajun Gourmet Crawfish Wholesaler, Brookstreet Bar-B-Q and Cafe Red Onion. For a larger selection of Sugar Land restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Sugar Land Golf Courses and/or Arenas, including the Old Orchard Golf Club The -Range/Stables, Sharpstown Golf Course, Greatwood Golf Club, Houston Hills Golf Course and Texas Par Golf Academy. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Sugar Land please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Sugar Land:
- Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
- Houston Sugar Land Regional Airport (SGR)
- Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
- West Houston-Lakeside Airport (LKS)
Sugar Land, Texas Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Sugar Land experiences an average high temperature of 62 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 42 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.06 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Sugar Land with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees in the summer, and 64 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Sugar Land 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 Sugar Land 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.
Sugar Land, 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.
220th Century Technology Museum - Wharton,
The 20th Century Technology Museum is a museum that is situated in Wharton, Texas, and displays examples of technology from the 20th century. The museum is a non-profit organization and opened its gallery in July 2005 on the first floor of the former Wharton County Jail, which was constructed in 1888.
3ArtCar 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.
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."
7Bentwood Country Club - Porter,
The Bentwood Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Montgomery County Texas. This course is located in the city of Porter, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-354-4653.
Address: 19980 Bentwood Oaks Dr, Porter, TX 77365
8Blackhorse 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
9Blaffer 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.
10Brock Park Municipal Golf Course - Houston,
The Brock Park Municipal Golf Course 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 281-458-1350.
Address: 8201 John Ralston Rd, Houston, TX 77044
Sugar Land, Texas Hotels
2Holiday Inn Express Houston Southwest - Sugar Land
14444 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
5Extended Stay Deluxe - Houston - Sugar Land
13420 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX 77478
10La Quinta Inn & Suites Houston-stafford/sugarland
12727 Southwest Fwy
Stafford, TX 77477
Sugar Land, Texas Restaurants
This is a list of Sugar Land Steak & Seafood Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Seafood and Barbecue Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Sugar Land Articles
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