Highway 288 Corridor
Texas 288 offers a close-in location south of central Houston, the Texas Medical Center, and Hobby Airport. Newly opened Pearland Town Center, anchored by Macy's, Dillard's, and Barnes & Noble, has more than 75 shops and restaurants.The heart of Texas 288 is just south of the central business district where more than 3,000 businesses are located, including Shell Oil, Exxon Mobil, CenterPoint, Chevron, El Paso Corporation, Halliburton, University of Houston, and Continental Airlines.
The Texas 288 corridor is ideal for families desiring quick access to employment centers, entertainment and sporting events, and major destinations throughout Houston.
The Texas 288 corridor encompasses Pearland, Alvin, Friendswood and Manvel near Houston. Angleton, Lake Jackson and the Brazosport area, including Dow Chemical in Freeport, are located in the south part of Texas 288. The eight school districts in the region employ more than 40,000 teachers and recruit hundreds of teachers each year.