Conroe is located 40 miles north of Houston, and it is the seat of Montgomery County. The largest employer in the City of Conroe is the Conroe Independent School District. Wal-Mart is the eighth largest employer.
Top things to do in Conroe include Crighton Theatre (“‘Crown Jewel’ of Montgomery County”), Southern Star Brewing Company (“…the first craft brewery in the great state of Texas to offer canned beer”), and 7 Acre Wood (“Not Just For Kids”).
Conroe is served by the Lone Star College-Montgomery Campus and LSC University Center. Other campuses include the EMCID Center in New Caney, and the Conroe Center.
Montgomery County Courthouse is located in Conroe, at 301 North Main Street.