February 8, 2021
Conroe is a rapidly growing city located in the southeast portion of the great state of Texas. It is the seat of Montgomery County and a principal city in the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. It is about 40 miles north of Houston and 10 miles north of The Woodlands. As of 2019, total population exceeded 91,000 up from 65,000 in 2010, a 39% increase.
From 2017 to 2022, the Lake Conroe area is expected to gain an additional 18,000 new residents and 221,947 new residents between the years 2025 and 2045. Additionally, there 83,037 new homes expected to be built within the Lake Conroe area between 2025 and 2045 coupled with an increase of 86,992 jobs. There are numerous attractions found in this city, however the main driver and destination of weekend traffic is the 22,000-acre man made Lake Conroe.
Self Storage facilities in the area serve customers from a large area. For boat & RV facilities the primary market area (PMA) might be up to a 30 minute drive to the facility which includes most of Montgomery County and a small part of Harris County. It is estimated there are up to 15,300 RV’s and 19,660 boats registered in the PMA providing ample demand for self storage near the lake.