Our Community CBISD offers a friendly, small town feeling with the convenience of nearby Houston. Spread over 225 square miles, the district's population is concentrated in West Columbia, Brazoria, Wild Peach and numerous small communities. The area is rich in early Texas history, country living and hometown friendliness. Columbia Lakes is located within the district and offers golf, tennis, and swimming facilities. Houston is just fifty miles away, providing access to museums, opera, ballet, theatres, orchestras, sports venues, restaurants, shopping and entertainment.