Sugar Land 1Sugar Land is a city located in Fort Bend County, Texas, and is currently home to over 83,000 residents. Sugar Land is located firmly in the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is one of the largest metro areas in the state of Texas as well as the United States. Sugar Land is one of the most affluent cities in the state of Texas; with a median family income of over $113,000, it is considered one of the wealthiest cities in the state. Sugar Land has experienced recent job growth over over 42% as well as considerable population growth, and is currently the third-largest city in Greater Houston (another name for the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land metro area) as well as the second-largest in terms of its economy.

Basic Facts About Sugar Land

  • Current population: 83,000
  • Current mayor: James A. Thompson
  • Total area: 24.9 sq mi
  • Official website:
  • Located in: Fort Bend County
  • Founded in: 1959 (incorporated)
  • Zip codes: 77478, 77479, 77487, 77496, 77498
  • Area codes: 281, 713, 832

Auto Transport Tips to and from Sugar Land

Sugar Land is located in one of the most heavily populated metropolitan areas in the United States and sits next to the largest city in the Southern U.S. This makes it an ideal auto transportation location, and in fact there are quite a few carriers who are located in Sugar Land, which generally makes it easier to find good prices to ship to and from the area since those shippers like any chance they can get of getting to see the family for a few days. This should help your auto transport prices to Sugar Land, at the very least.

Of course, it’s not just that there are plenty of carriers based out of Sugar Land; it’s also easily accessible via several heavily-traveled highways that service Greater Houston. Ease of access is an important attribute when it comes to the cost of shipping and carrier availability to and from different areas, and Sugar Land ranks high on the ease of access scale, so auto shippers are more likely to travel to and from the region. It also helps that it’s popular with customers; high demand from customers generally means higher supply from carriers, in order to meet the demand.

You’ll want to discuss all the details of your shipment with an auto transport professional, though, and the best way to get in contact with some is to fill out our free online quote request form. While we have our own operators standing by to answer your questions at our toll-free number, you’ll get multiple free quotes from reputable and reliable carriers if you fill out our free quote form. From there you can talk directly with the shipping companies about your transportation needs, and they’ll let you know what they can do to help.

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