Known as the birthplace of Texas, Deer Park Texas has a lot to offer in the southwest. There are a host of host of small to large single family homes throughout the city. These homes can range from small starter homes to larger, stately multistory homes with pools. The area offers a wonderful assortment of new and older homes for a surprisingly affordable price. Many of the homes are have brick siding that gives each a classic look.
For those who enjoy a warm summer and moderate winter, Deer Park offers the perfect climate and recreational resources. The city is full of beautiful parks like Deer Park, Dow Park, Pine Park, and Olson Park. Throughout the city, there are well-maintained lawns with large trees. The city borders the Buffalo Bayou and the Tucker Bayou, allowing for access to water sports, fishing, and sailing. Nearby, the State hosts the Battleship Texas State Historic Site. At this historic site that served in the Navy during World War I and World War II, individuals and families can come to explore the relic on guided or un-guided tours.
One of the focuses of the town’s chamber of commerce is to support the local businesses. This program is entitled, "Let the Buck Shop Here." Among some of these unique businesses are local pet shops, specialized clothing stores, and candy counters. These individualized stores will provide for hours of fun and will help you connect with the local culture of this wonderful town. If you are used to some of the big box chain stores, the city of Deer Park has them too. Adjacent to Deer Park is the renowned Battleground Golf Course. This beautiful, lush, green golf course and reception center is the perfect place to enjoy a Spring or fall day. If you need to plan a party, reception, or business event, the reception center at this location makes a perfect site. If you enjoy acting and a good play, the Art Park Players are a local theatre company that was given a facility by the city of Deer Park. Now in its 36th season, this company has become a wonderful source for of entertainment for everyone in the community. The city has the Deer Park Independent School District which has a well-developed system of junior high and elementary schools. In addition, Deer Park also has the San Jacinto College District Central Campus as a local resource for post-secondary education. Deer Park offers great amenities in a well-fitting local package.