Katy is situated close to Interstate 10 and is on the cutting edge of technology as it welcomes new medical facilities and businesses to the area. It is close enough to the big-city amenities of Houston, yet distant enough to provide a small-town lifestyle. Katy is rich in history and loved by all who have been touched by its warmth, charm and friendliness. If you are a visitor to our city, I hope you will take time to explore the unique experiences that Katy has to offer. Katy is much like an undiscovered jewel and we encourage visitors to enjoy the many sights and attractions that highlight our community. From education to recreation, we believe there is something here for everyone. If you are moving to Katy for work, school or simply the great quality of life, please know that our area is a growing, suburban community offering an ideal environment in which families, as well as businesses, can grow and prosper. The area boasts an excellent, highly-rated school system, affordable housing, and safe neighborhoods. You will discover how diverse, rich in history, and family- and community-oriented our city remains in these times of change.