Local & Long Distance Moving Companies in Spring, TX

Licenses:

US DOT: 82866

MC: 29910

U-Pack Moving
Spring TX moving quotes, ABF U-Pack Moving was launched nationwide on October 1, 1997 by ABF Freight System, Inc. U-Pack has become an extrem...

US DOT: 76628

MC: 42866

National Van Lines Inc.
Founded in 1929, National Van Lines is an ESOP-owned enterprise that began in the Chicago area as a horse and wagon moving service and expanded to a...

US DOT: 1434373

MC: 681534

Colonial Van Lines Inc.
Movers Spring Texas, When you hire a long-distance moving company, you want to rest assured that the team you’ve chosen has the skills and convictions...

US DOT: 2952490

MC: 999676

Geo Van Lines LLC
With over fifteen years of experience in the moving industry, Geo Van Lines is ready to take your moving day to the next level. Will move you...

US DOT: 1126171

MC: 458180

Condor Moving Systems LLC
Moving companies Spring TX, Condor Moving Systems is fully licensed and insured. We are proud members of the American Moving and Storage Associatio...

US DOT: 2564827

MC: 895469

Big Ben's Moving & Storage Inc.
Big Ben’s was created with a commitment to provide the finest, most exclusive packing, moving, unpacking and set-up, for the most luxurious homes and...

US DOT: 2892909

Intra: 0191513

MC: 971895

Blvd Moving Inc.
Spring TX moving companies, Our mission is to deliver superior customer service and to provide the highest level of quality workmanship for the physi...

US DOT: 1930177

MC: 690093

Premier Van Lines International Inc.
Spring Texas movers, Founded in 1992, Premier Van Lines International is one of Americas leading relocation companies which specialize in internati...

US DOT: 1302391

MC: 504508

Hood Moving & Relocation
At "A Moving Around" we understand the importance of moving not just furniture but the family as well. This major decision must not be taken lightly....

US DOT: 2845939

MC: 954186

Transit Moving Systems
Moving company Spring, Transit Moving System Company has the single goal of making sure that our clients are completely satisfied with their move ...

US DOT: 3060928

Intra: C3646

MC: 55206

The Fire Men Moving Co.
Spring Texas long distance moving, The Firemen Moving Co. has been professionally moving residential and commercial properties since 1992. With over 20...

US DOT: 76235

MC: 15735

Coleman Worldwide Moving
We are the residential movers who strive to make your relocation experience simplified - regardless of whether you are moving across the street or...

Interstate: 024579

Laser International Transportation Incorporated
We provide international moving and storage solutions to private and corporate clients. We focus on transporting household goods and automobiles...

US DOT: 1565984

Intra: 006805624C

MC: 580469

American Knights Moving & Storage Inc.
Spring moving companies, American Knights Moving & Storage is a U.S. based moving company offering the highest relocation service standards at the mos...

US DOT: 2872214

MC: 963279

Texas Top Movers LLC
Spring TX moving quotes, Established in 1999 Texas Top Mover has served thousands of families and businesses, an award-winning, family-owned full...

Spring, Texas

Spring, Texas is an unincorporated and autonomous district located 20 miles north of downtown Houston. The town lies in the northern part of Harris County and the southern part of Montgomery County and has a population of 36,385 (according to the 2000 census). Spring boasts a rural feel for a town in the suburbs of a major metropolitan area. A listing by US News & World Report ranked Spring as one of the top 1,000 U.S. cities in which to retire. Whatever your reasons for moving to Spring, there are many attractions available.

Economy:
Spring’s early economic growth resulted from first agriculture (primarily cotton and sugar cane) and then from the railroads. During the 50 years between the 1870s and 1920s, the railroad industry dominated the Spring economy, which subsequently collapsed with the removal of that industry to Houston. Spring’s economy revived somewhat with the growth of Houston in the 1960s, creating a suburban economy for the town. Today, many of Spring’s residents continue to commute to Houston for work, although population growth has resulted in an increased service industry. There are also signs of an increasing corporate presence, as the Houston Business Journal announced in January 2010 that ExxonMobil intended to build a new corporate campus in Spring. These exciting new opportunities ensure that Spring moving companies will be busy for a long time.

History:
The Orcoquisac Indians were the original inhabitants of the Spring area. French and Spanish posts existed in the area before the beginning of the 19th century in order to trade with the Orcoquisacs and others. Permanent settlement began slowly in the early 1800s, and the independence of Texas from Mexico in 1836 led to more rapid population growth, particularly of German immigrant groups. The railroads reached eastern Texas in the early 1870s. Workers laying tracks throughout a harsh winter named their springtime settlement, Camp Spring and made the site an official settlement in 1873. As a regional base for railroad operations and the location of a rail line crossroads, Spring grew rapidly, from 153 in 1840 to 1200 in 1910. The town depended greatly on the railroads, and their departure for Houston in 1923 led to an economic and demographic collapse in Spring (the population in 1931 was only 300). Houston’s rapid oil-fueled growth in the 1960s brought new life to Spring, and the population and economy expanded throughout the 1970s and 1980s.

Tourism:
Spring is a small town, but it still has many attractions. There are several museums in the town, including the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts (associated with the Houston Museum of Fine Arts), the Civil War Museum and the Spring Historical Museum. Other cultural activities in Spring are found in Old Town Spring, with its historic homes and shopping areas, and at the Cypress Creek Foundation for the Arts & Community Enrichment, offering classical and popular musical performances throughout the year. Among the annual events in Spring are the Down Home Christmas (held on the second weekend in November), the Long Horn Rod Run (held on the last weekend in September), the Texas Crawfish & Music Festival (held during the last two weeks of April) and the Springfest wine, art and food festival (held in March). You can get to Spring by air via Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport. Travel by bus is available on Harris County’s METRO service.

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Interesting Facts:

  • The Good Year company based its airship, the America, out of Spring between 1969 and 1992 (when it moved to Akron, Ohio).
  • Despite Spring’s economic downturn, the Spring State Bank survived into the 1930s. It was, however, robbed several times in that period. Rumors claimed that Bonnie and Clyde, the infamous robbery duo, were behind the thefts, but there is no evidence to support this.
  • Five-time Olympic medalist, Chad Hedrick, was born and raised in Spring. He won three medals for speed skating in the 2006 Olympics and two more in the 2010 Olympics.

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