Welcome to Sterling Ridge
A beautiful and family-friendly neighborhood on the western edge of the Woodlands
Opened in 1999, the picturesque village of Sterling Ridge is one of the Woodlands’ most prized possessions. Comprised of 54 different neighborhoods, this unique village offers a much more open and welcoming small-town feel than other communities in the area. Known throughout the Woodlands for their exciting neighborhood events, bustling town center, and strong sense of community, Sterling Ridge is the perfect place to settle down and raise a family.
The unity and friendship shared by local neighbors are what sets this community apart. Their dedication to one another and the village as a whole is truly distinct and helps make this community something truly special.
What to Love
- Strong sense of community and family values
- Beautiful picturesque neighborhoods
- Central location with everything you could ever need
Woodlands residents say that Sterling Ridge has it all, and for a good reason. This beautiful community has some of the best shopping and dining opportunities as well as recreational activities and annual events in the area. There’s always something going on in town, and that’s just how residents like it. Neighbors come together to celebrate holidays and local achievements at every opportunity, creating a lively and thriving lifestyle that permeates the entire community.
There is also a distinct appreciation for healthy and active living. Many residents take advantage of the numerous fitness facilities in the area, in addition to the plethora of parks and trails found throughout the various neighborhoods.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Sterling Ridge has become something of a culinary mecca in recent years, with a variety of highly regarded restaurants and eateries moving into the area. The Breakfast Place is where many residents choose to start off their weekends. Serving some of the best breakfast dishes for over ten years, this restaurant has become a community staple. Their menu includes classics like eggs benedict and chicken fried steak, as well as guest favorites like center-cut pork chops and eggs, custard soaked french toast, and breakfast tacos.
Perry’s Steakhouse is another local hotspot. Their signature steaks and stunning ambiance guarantee a fantastic evening out. Continuously voted one of the best restaurants in the area, guests can enjoy an array of dishes, including cherry pepper calamari, prime bone-in cowboy ribeye, tableside carved pork chops, and mouthwatering pan-seared sea bass.
Via Emilia is the go-to spot for hearty and authentic Italian food. Serving some of the best traditional cuisines, their menu includes classics like spaghetti carbonara, veal, parmesan ravioli, and slow-braised lamb shank served with parmesan risotto.
Things to Do
While Sterling Ridge is just a short drive outside the numerous opportunities found in Houston, there is always something to do right in the town itself. The Sterling Ridge Artisans and Farmers Market is always a popular place to stop. Featuring local farmers, producers, specialty purveyors, and artisans, this one-of-a-kind market is a great place to find the freshest of ingredients and really connect with the people who make this area so special.
Local parks are also great places to spend an afternoon winding down and enjoying some beautiful natural scenery. Terramont Park is certainly one of the most popular, featuring tennis courts, soccer fields, a disk golf course, and barbeque pits. The Cranebrook Pool is the place to be in the summer. With various swimming lap lanes, water play structures, and water slides, families are guaranteed a cool, fun-filled day on every visit.
Sterling Ridge has several highly-rated public schools in the area, including Deretchin Elementary and Tough Elementary, both of which are K-6. However, there are also several prestigious private schools in the area, including: