WOODLOCH, TEXAS. Woodloch is located off Farm Road 1314 about thirty miles north of Houston and eight miles southeast of Conroe in south central Montgomery County. By the mid-1970s this residential development on the West Fork of the San Jacinto River, named for the surrounding wooded region, had incorporated. Woodloch had a population of 351 in 1980. That figure declined to 291 in 1990 and 247 in 2000. Many residents commute to work in Houston.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Laurie E. Jasinski, "WOODLOCH, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hlwgs), accessed May 24, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.