Santa Fe Texas, in 1877, was named after Santa Fe Railroad which runs through the city. The city is located 5 miles west of Interstate 45 between Houston and Galveston. The area covers 15.7 square miles, and with an estimated of over 12,200 offers a rural community free of congestion of the big city. The city is 20 minutes from the beaches, seasonal events, and other attractions of Galveston.
The area is a grow community in the heart of Galveston County. This community offers low property tax rates, excellent schools, beautiful library. low crime rate, clean air open spaces and friendly people. Overall, it is the ideal place to raise a family and grow a business. Many of the homes are on large lots and acreage is available.
This town is served by the Santa Fe Independent School District (SFISD). Their mission is "To prepare ALL, members of the SFISD learning community to achieve and succeed through innovative strategies and collaborative relationships". In 2014, the 8th grade Math team was awarded a National Honor Award. The Junior High Campus was honored for their growth in professional learning to better understand how to meet their students' needs.
The community calls itself "A city that honors the past...and imagines the future. This is a great city to grow your business. Santa Fe is 30 minutes from Hobby Airport and one hour from the Bush Intercontinental Airport of Houston. Being near the crossroads of 3 major state highways and having easy access to Houston, Galveston, and other cities, tremendously increases opportunities for growth for new or establish businesses.
If you are looking for a new home, whether you are a 1st time home buyer, an experienced homeowner or investor looking in the Santa Fe Texas area, contact The Freund Group. The Freund Group knows the area well and can provide you with the resources and information that you are looking for. The Freund Group is dependable, experienced and caring and only a phone call away.