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Welcome to Anahuac ...

The coastal city of Anahuac is located in Chambers County and is the County Seat for Chambers County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Anahuac has a population of 2,339 people<1> (see below for details).

Anahuac is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Anahuac lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Anahuac: (409)

The ZIP code for Anahuac: 77514<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anahuac had a population of 2,243 people (which is 6.39% of the total population of Chambers County). This makes Anahuac the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,243 people, the population of Anahuac increased 1.49% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 2,210 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Anahuac had an population of 2,339 people. This is an increase of 4.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.84% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Anahuac.

Communities near Anahuac ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Ames   [Map]   1,093   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Baytown   [Map]   75,992   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Beach City   [Map]   2,614   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cove   [Map]   510   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Devers   [Map]   486   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Double Bayou   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anahuac.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anahuac. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anahuac. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anahuac.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Anahuac:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anahuac ...

Looking for more information about Anahuac? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Anahuac, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Anahuac.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Anahuac. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Chambers County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Anahuac. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chambers County: www.co.chambers.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: www.texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anahuac.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anahuac - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Anahuac). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Anahuac or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Anahuac. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anahuac) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Anahuac. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anahuac

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anahuac. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.7650, Longitude: -94.6786     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anahuac have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Anahuac.