The state's oldest company, Imperial Sugar, is located in Sugar Land, hence its name. The sugar refinery still operates in the city's old business district. While its heritage is important, Sugar Land planners have their eye on the future.
The community has been built with extreme care, taking into consideration many lifestyle considerations. Residents of Sugar Land and the surrounding communities are recreation-oriented with three highly regarded golf courses. Also located nearby are the Brazos Bend State Park and the George Observatory (the largest observatory in the country devoted primarily to pu