Located just 15 minutes from Galveston's array of cultural, educational, and entertainment centers is the small town of Hitchcock. Those who appreciate small-town values and a friendly atmosphere will this and more in Hitchcock. The local school district takes pride in a dedicated staff of professionals and the active role they play in promoting the academic and personal success of all students. Housing ranges from well-kept older homes shaded by mature greenery to newer housing in a variety of styles. Quiet, affordable, comfortable, and welcoming are all apt descriptors for this community just 20 minutes from the NASA Johnson Space Center.