Pearland Town Center, positioned in the heart of Pearland, is located in a multi-lifestyle center surrounded by a variety of well known retailers and restaurants in a beautiful open air shopping environment. It includes a park and community pavilion with serene water features. The center is in a fast-growing suburb of the Greater Houston area that goes by the motto 'where town meets country'. Pearland's suburban economy consists of the City, schools, the Texas Medical Center and retail chains being the main employers, along with several oil industry and biomedical businesses. According to the US Census Bureau, of the nearly 700 businesses in Pearland, most are in the retail trade and healthcare services, followed by professional and scientific services.