Cross Creek Ranch

Top 9 Things About Cross Creek Ranch:

  1. High performing schools
  2. Fantastic neighborhood amenities
  3. New construction homes available
  4. Beautiful neighborhood with lakes and mature trees
  5. Energy-efficient homes available
  6. Dog park
  7. Eco-friendly design of neighborhood with abundant wild life
  8. Not located in a high-risk flood zone
  9. Water park with 140-ft water slide

 


Description

Cross Creek Ranch, is located on the far-west side of Katy in Fort Bend County…close to FM1093 (Westpark Tollway). In fact, Cross Creek Ranch is actually located in Fulshear TX 77441, but since the east side of the neighborhood is zoned to Katy ISD, it is included as a Katy neighborhood. The west side of the neighborhood is zoned to the Lamar Consolidated ISD school district.

Primarily built since 2007, most of the 1200+ homes (approx.) in this neighborhood are Traditional in style. On average, these homes are two-story homes with 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, and over 3000sf with 2-car garages. This eco-friendly neighborhood has natural habitats for Texas birds and wildlife including a 50-acre “polishing pond.” There are miles of hike/bike trails (see map) winding through the neighborhood’s “tall grass” areas and lakes. Waterfront homes are available in the neighborhood and new construction homes are still being built!

Cross Creek Ranch features a community clubhouse with a 70- foot observation tower that provides 360 degree views of the area. Next to the community clubhouse there is a neighborhood café and a 6,000sf fitness center, plus a large swimming pool and waterpark featuring a 40-foot high hill with a 140-foot water slide. There is another swimming pool in the neighborhood, plus multiple playgrounds, tennis courts, volley ball court, a disc park, and dog park.

– Written by Sheila Cox, Katy real estate area expert

 


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What I Like About Cross Creek Ranch…

“Cross Creek Ranch is resort-style living at its best. The neighborhood pool has a wonderful waterslide, and there is a dog park, tennis courts, clubhouse, café, and more. Plus, the schools are excellent and the fitness center provides lots of classes for residents.”

—Sheila Cox, REALTOR® and the Katy local area expert
Contact me at 832-779-2890 when you want to buy a home in Cross Creek Ranch!

 


Location

Here’s a map of this neighborhood.

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Commute Times

The best way to estimate your commute time is to use Google Maps at the time you commute. Simply enter your work address and the address of the house you are interested in, and Google Maps will estimate your commute time. This time is based on the actual time you perform the search, so use it during your expected commute times.

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Pros and Cons

Here is a list of the PROs and CONs of this neighborhood:

PROsCONs
  • High performing schools
  • Out-of-the way location with difficult access
  • Neighborhood amenities
  • School district line splits neighborhood
  • New construction homes available
  • Higher property taxes
  • Beautiful neighborhood with lakes and mature trees
  • Foundation fee and/or Capitalization fee charged when you buy/sell.
  • Energy-efficient homes available
 
  • Dog park
 
  • Eco-friendly design of neighborhood with abundant wild life
 
  • Not located in a high-risk flood zone
 
  • Waterpark with 140-ft water slide
 

 

 


Schools

The following table shows the schools zoned to Cross Creek Ranch.
If you want the current ratings for these schools, please download the Katy Neighborhoods Guide.

East Side (Katy ISD)

SchoolTypeAreaAddress
Campbell ElementaryElemW3701 Cross Creek Bend Ln, Fulshear, TX 77441
Randolph ElementaryElemW5303 Flewellen Oaks, Fulshear
Adams Jr HighJHW4141 Cross Creek Bend Ln, Fulshear
Tompkins HighHSKISD4400 Falcon Landing, Katy

 

West Side (Lamar Consolidated ISD)

SchoolTypeAreaAddress
Huggins ElementaryElemLCISDNo 1 Huggins Dr, Fulshear
Leaman Jr HighJHLCISD93403 Charger Way, Fulshear
Fulshear High SchoolHSLCISD9302 Charger Way, Fulshear

 

 

 


Demographics

You can view the demographics of the middle schools zoned to this neighborhood, below. This will give you some idea of the demographics of this neighborhood.

Leaman Jr High

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Source: Greatschools.org

 


Amenities

Cross Creek Ranch is a resort-style neighborhood and had wonderful neighborhood amenities  including (view map):

  • Club House = 1
  • Swimming Pools = 3
  • Waterpark = Yes
  • Splash Pads = Yes
  • Tennis Courts = Yes
  • Parks/playgrounds = Multiple
  • Walking Trails = Yes
  • Lakes = Yes
  • Golf Course = No
  • Dog park = Yes
  • Disc park = Yes

 

Home Owner’s Association

The annual HOA fee, which pays for the amenities, is approximately $1300-2925 depending on the lot. Go to the Cross Creek Ranch HOA website or call 713-981-9000 for helpful phone numbers, community documents, and utility information.

In addition, when a home is sold there is a Capitalization fee and a Foundation fee required at Closing.

cross creek ranch capitalization fee

 


Utilities

The utilities for this neighborhood are shown below:

Water, sewer, trashCity of Fulshear281-346-1796
ElectricDe-regulatedwww.powertochoose.org
GasCenterpoint800-752-8036

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Property Taxes

Property taxes in this neighborhood may vary slightly, but are approximately 3.3-3.6 as of March 2020.

 


What’s Nearby

There are a lot of fun things to do in Katy! This neighborhood is near:

  • Meadowbrook Farms, Cinco Ranch, WillowFork, Falcon Point golf courses
  • La Centera shopping and dining center
  • Wholefoods Grocery Store
  • Katy YMCA
  • Katy Mills Outlet Mall
  •  Typhoon Texas Waterpark
  • George Bush Park with bike trails
  • Great Southwest Equestrain Park
  • Live music and dancing at: Baker St Pub, Mo’s Place, Katy Vibes, and Wildcatters
  • Momentum Indoor Climbing
  • Exploration Park
  • Dewberry Farm
  • No Label Brewing
  •  Time Square Entertainment
  • Soon-to-be-built Katy Boardwalk District

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