Did work bring you to town? If so, there’s a pretty good chance it landed you here. The Energy Corridor is home to 26 million sq ft of office space and just under 100,000 employees. The area’s not exactly known for its night life, but it does tout plenty of restaurants and retail, i.e. all you really need.
PERFECT FOR: The job-transplant who knows that time is money and would prefer to commute to play a few days a week rather than to work five days a week.
PERKS & QUIRKS: George Bush Park, Bear Creek Pioneers Park, Memorial City Mall, City Centre.
FUN FACT: The Energy Corridor is home to a dozen national or international headquarters, including ConocoPhillips, Citgo, and Sysco.