In 2016, Friendswood was voted 2nd safest city in Texas by www.neighborhoodscout.com

A former Quaker community, Friendswood has grown to a population of over 34,000.   With quality education, low crime rates and excellent housing, Friendswood attracts many new families each year. 

The small city takes pride in its hometown atmosphere and boasts of beautiful parks, nature trails and a championship golf course.

 The Friendswood Chamber of Commerce  was established in 1964 and is committed to promoting economic growth and diversification for the Friendswood community. 
Take a walk through the City of Friendswood on the city's own web site which contains lots of information including the history of the city, services for residences, parks and recreation, job opportunities and other items of interest.
The Friendswood Independent School District is proud to be a Texas Education Agency Recognized Rated school district.