Located just over an hour from Houston and thirty minutes from College Station, Grimes County offers a rural lifestyle making it a great place to call home. The county is home to several excellent schools, including Navasota High School, which was recently ranked one of the best high schools in the state. Navasota is also the Blues Capital of Texas and is currently experiencing lots of growth and revitalization. Grimes County is also known for its deep sense of community. Residents are friendly and quick to help out their neighbors. Plus, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in the community. It's also home to one of the most popular events in Texas -- the Renaissance Festival. Popular towns in Grimes County: Navasota, Anderson, Bedias, Iola, Todd Mission, Richards and Plantersville.