College Station, Texas is home to over 67,000 residents, the largest city in the metropolitan area (pop. 152,000). It also houses Texas A&M University, one of the largest public universities in the nation. A Big XII Conference school and major research institution, Texas A&M brings diversity of race, culture, and nationality to College Station and reflects much of the vibrancy, tradition, and spirit that make the city a special place.
College Station offers a multitude of opportunities for recreation recreation, leisure, shopping, and dining. And with over 30 hotels, it's easy to find a room that fits your budget and your taste. College Station also maintains one of the lowest crime rates in Texas, giving peace of mind to residents and visitors alike.
Nature is an integral part of life in College Station, with over 1,100 acres of beautifully maintained public parks and sports facilities. Recreational activities are plentiful ... with numerous golf courses, nature trails, bike paths, and sports leagues of every kind, including national, state, and local tournaments.
College Station is also home to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum -- one of the region's most popular tourist attractions, with over 690,000 visitors since it opened. In addition, you can enjoy numerous art galleries and cultural and musical establishments.