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Anahuac, Texas

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The location of Anahuac

Welcome to Anahuac ...

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

The location of Anahuac has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Anahuac has a population of 2,376 people<2> (see below for details).

Anahuac is near sea level<3>.

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

Anahuac is located in the (409) area code.

The ZIP code for Anahuac: 77514<4>

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 (with a count of 2,210 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anahuac had an population of 2,376 people. This is an increase of 5.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.51% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anahuac ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Ames   [Map]   1,115   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Baytown   [Map]   76,804   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Beach City   [Map]   2,677   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cove   [Map]   534   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Devers   [Map]   497   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anahuac. If available, we provide a satellite 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Anahuac, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anahuac.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Chambers County

About Texas

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:

The official website for State of Texas:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>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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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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 (or directions), 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anahuac

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anahuac. The point we use 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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