Brenham Living

Brenham Living

Brenham has low taxes, a low crime rate, plentiful recreation opportunities, and excellent schools. A stress free, hometown lifestyle is ideal for families and leisure activities.

Location & Climate

Brenham is conveniently located between Houston and Austin and enjoys a temperate year-round climate.

Cost of Living

Brenham has all of the benefits of a great town at a low cost of living compared to the surrounding metropolitan areas.


Brenham has a growing housing market and stable property values.


Brenham is home to Blinn College, one of the best community colleges in Texas and also the very first public independent school district in Texas.


Brenham is a leader in the health care industry, with a regional hospital and medical clinic that serves Washington County and the surrounding seven counties.

Art & Culture

Brenham has many cultural experiences for you and your family to enjoy.

Sports & Recreation

Brenham has many recreational opportunities to offer you and your family.


Brenham serves as a commercial hub for the surrounding area, which is why more people commute into Brenham than leave Brenham to go to work.


Brenham is conveniently located on U.S. Highway 290 and is in close proximity to major metropolitan markets.


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