Spring is a census-designated place (CDP) within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of Houston in Harris County, Texas, United States. It has a population of a bit over 54.000 according to the last census. The town was founded in 1836 and it was most noted for being a city in which Bonnie and Clyde robbed a bank once. Now, Springs is the HQ of ExxonMobil campus and it employs about 9.000 of its residents. The average income is about $60.000 per family. Springs is also home to a local community college and several nature parks and reserves.