Nestled at the edge of the Big Thicket National Preserve and 15 minutes north of the Port of Beaumont, Lumberton Texas is one of the fastest growing communities in Texas!
Despite the rapid growth, Lumberton offers tranquil settings along Village Creek at the State Park. Travelers throughout the US and abroad are traveling to Lumberton’s Village Creek to enjoy canoeing, camping, hiking and bird watching along the pristine waters.
Lumberton is known throughout the area for its outstanding public schools. Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology are a short, 20 minute commute from Lumberton in nearby Beaumont, Texas. Lamar University now has a satellite campus at Lumberton High School.
One and a half hours southwest of Lumberton is Houston, the largest city in Texas!
One hour north of Lumberton, Sam Rayburn Lake and Toledo Bend Reservoir are famous for their world-class bass fishing tournaments.
Casino gambling is just an hour east of Lumberton in nearby Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Economically speaking, the future looks very bright for Lumberton. In nearby Port Arthur, the petrochemical refineries are making billion dollar expansions. Many new residents, brought to the area by the expansions of the refineries, are choosing to buy and live in Lumberton and commute 45 minutes to work at the refineries.
The great schools, the great outdoors and the great economy all make Lumberton, the city on the move!